Usage: (1) Select the unit to be converted from. (2) Select the to unit. (3) Enter the from unit value and tab out or click Convert. (In Detail)
From value is required and should be numeric.
Rounding may affect the result of very small decimal values. If you are expecting small decimal value,
Metric System or SI System (International System of Units) is the international unit of measurement followed by all the countries except USA, Liberia and Myanmar. The base SI System Unit for length is Meter (British spelling: Metre).
This distance unit converter converts numeric values between metric units like Petameter (Petametre), Terameter (Terametre), Gigameter (Gigametre), Megameter (Megametre), Kilometer (Kilometre), Hectometer (Hectometre), Decameter (Decametre), Meter (Metre), Decimeter (Decimetre), Centimeter (Centimetre), Millimeter (Millimetre), Micrometer (Micrometre), Nanometer (Nanometre), Picometer (Picometre), Femtometer (Femtometre) and also to other unit systems like US Customary units, US Survey Units, US Nautical Units, etc.
The United States customary units of measurement is derived from the British Imperial Unit System. Customary units are also called as US International Measure. The major customary units for length are Inch, Foot, Yard and Mile. This length unit converter is able to convert the numeric value between these US customary units and also to other unit systems like Metric System Units, US Survey Units and US Nautical Units.
Survey unit system is used for land survey in united states. The commonly used US survey units are Link, Survey Foot, Rod, Chain, Furlong, Survey Mile and League.
The nautical unit system is used by the sailors, navigators and navy in United States. The commonly used US nautical units are Fathom, Cable and Nautical Mile.
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