Tape measures can be used to measure units of length, and a calculator can be used to convert to another unit

Convert Centimeters to Miles

Convert from centimeters to miles with this simple formula:
miles = centimeters × 6.2137E-6
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1 Centimeter = 6.2137E-6 Miles

Learn How to Convert Centimeters to Miles Using our Conversion Formula

Converting a centimeter length measurement to a mile measurement involves multiplying your length by the conversion ratio to find the result. A centimeter is equal to 6.2137E-6 miles, so to convert simply multiply by 6.2137E-6.

For example, 5cm = (5 × 6.2137E-6) = 3.1069E-5mi.

Our inch fraction calculator can add centimeters and miles together and it also automatically converts the results to both imperial and metric values.

Centimeters and miles are both units used to measure length. Learn more about length and find more length measurement conversion calculators. A centimeter is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as cm, for example 1cm. A mile is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as mi, for example 1mi. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

Internationally the centimeter is actually spelled centimetre and it's equal to 10 millimeters, .01 meters, or .393701 inches. Metric rulers have 30cm and they are the larger measurement. A standard pencil is just about 1cm thick, and can be used to get a rough idea of the size of a centimeter.

A pencil is just about 1cm thick and is a good reference point for a centimeter's actual size

We recommend using a ruler or tape measure for measuring length, which can be found at a local retailer or home center. Rulers are available in imperial, metric, or combination with both values, so make sure you get the correct type for your needs. If you need a ruler you can also download and print our free printable rulers which include both imperial and metric measurements.

centimeters and miles are units used to measure length
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1cm is equal to 0.010936 yards
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1cm is equal to 0.032808 feet
Convert to Inches Length
1cm is equal to 0.393701 inches
Convert to Kilometers Length
1cm is equal to 1.0E-5 kilometers
Convert to Meters Length
1cm is equal to 0.01 meters
Convert to Millimeters Length
1cm is equal to 10 millimeters
Convert to Micrometers Length
1cm is equal to 10,000 micrometers
Convert to Nanometers Length
1cm is equal to 10,000,000 nanometers

Centimeter Measurements and Equivalent Mile Conversions

Common centimeter values converted to the equivalent mile value
Centimeters Miles Centimeters Miles Centimeters Miles
1 0.0000062137 21 0.00013 41 0.000255
2 0.000012427 22 0.000137 42 0.000261
3 0.000018641 23 0.000143 43 0.000267
4 0.000024855 24 0.000149 44 0.000273
5 0.000031069 25 0.000155 45 0.00028
6 0.000037282 26 0.000162 46 0.000286
7 0.000043496 27 0.000168 47 0.000292
8 0.00004971 28 0.000174 48 0.000298
9 0.000055923 29 0.00018 49 0.000304
10 0.000062137 30 0.000186 50 0.000311
11 0.000068351 31 0.000193 51 0.000317
12 0.000074565 32 0.000199 52 0.000323
13 0.000080778 33 0.000205 53 0.000329
14 0.000086992 34 0.000211 54 0.000336
15 0.000093206 35 0.000217 55 0.000342
16 0.000099419 36 0.000224 56 0.000348
17 0.000106 37 0.00023 57 0.000354
18 0.000112 38 0.000236 58 0.00036
19 0.000118 39 0.000242 59 0.000367
20 0.000124 40 0.000249 60 0.000373