# Convert Square Kilometers to Square Centimeters

Enter the area in square kilometers below to get the value converted to square centimeters.

**Results in Square Centimeters:**

## How to Convert Square Kilometers to Square Centimeters

To convert a square kilometer measurement to a square centimeter measurement, multiply the area by the conversion ratio. One square kilometer is equal to 10,000,000,000 square centimeters, so use this simple formula to convert:

The area in square centimeters is equal to the square kilometers multiplied by 10,000,000,000.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 square kilometers to square centimeters using the formula above.

Square kilometers and square centimeters are both units used to measure area. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Square Kilometers

One square kilometer is equal to the area of a square with sides that are 1 kilometer in length.

The square kilometer, or square kilometre, is a multiple of the square meter, which is the SI derived unit for area. In the metric system, "kilo" is the prefix for 10^{3}. A square kilometer is sometimes also referred to as a square km. Square kilometers can be abbreviated as *sq km*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *km²*. For example, 1 square kilometer can be written as 1 sq km or 1 km².

## Square Centimeters

One square centimeter is equal to the area of a square with 1 centimeter long sides.

The square centimeter, or square centimetre, is a multiple of the square meter, which is the SI derived unit for area. In the metric system, "centi" is the prefix for 10^{-2}. A square centimeter is sometimes also referred to as a square cm. Square centimeters can be abbreviated as *sq cm*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *cm²*. For example, 1 square centimeter can be written as 1 sq cm or 1 cm².

## Square Kilometer Measurements and Equivalent Square Centimeter Conversions

Square Kilometers | Square Centimeters |
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1 sq km | 10,000,000,000 sq cm |

2 sq km | 20,000,000,000 sq cm |

3 sq km | 30,000,000,000 sq cm |

4 sq km | 40,000,000,000 sq cm |

5 sq km | 50,000,000,000 sq cm |

6 sq km | 60,000,000,000 sq cm |

7 sq km | 70,000,000,000 sq cm |

8 sq km | 80,000,000,000 sq cm |

9 sq km | 90,000,000,000 sq cm |

10 sq km | 100,000,000,000 sq cm |

11 sq km | 110,000,000,000 sq cm |

12 sq km | 120,000,000,000 sq cm |

13 sq km | 130,000,000,000 sq cm |

14 sq km | 140,000,000,000 sq cm |

15 sq km | 150,000,000,000 sq cm |

16 sq km | 160,000,000,000 sq cm |

17 sq km | 170,000,000,000 sq cm |

18 sq km | 180,000,000,000 sq cm |

19 sq km | 190,000,000,000 sq cm |

20 sq km | 200,000,000,000 sq cm |

21 sq km | 210,000,000,000 sq cm |

22 sq km | 220,000,000,000 sq cm |

23 sq km | 230,000,000,000 sq cm |

24 sq km | 240,000,000,000 sq cm |

25 sq km | 250,000,000,000 sq cm |

26 sq km | 260,000,000,000 sq cm |

27 sq km | 270,000,000,000 sq cm |

28 sq km | 280,000,000,000 sq cm |

29 sq km | 290,000,000,000 sq cm |

30 sq km | 300,000,000,000 sq cm |

31 sq km | 310,000,000,000 sq cm |

32 sq km | 320,000,000,000 sq cm |

33 sq km | 330,000,000,000 sq cm |

34 sq km | 340,000,000,000 sq cm |

35 sq km | 350,000,000,000 sq cm |

36 sq km | 360,000,000,000 sq cm |

37 sq km | 370,000,000,000 sq cm |

38 sq km | 380,000,000,000 sq cm |

39 sq km | 390,000,000,000 sq cm |

40 sq km | 400,000,000,000 sq cm |

## More Square Kilometer Area Conversions

**US Customary**

- Convert to Square Miles
- 1 sq km is equal to 0.386102 square miles
- Convert to Acres
- 1 sq km is equal to 247.105381 acres
- Convert to Square Yards
- 1 sq km is equal to 1,195,990 square yards
- Convert to Square Feet
- 1 sq km is equal to 10,763,910.4 square feet
- Convert to Square Inches
- 1 sq km is equal to 1,550,003,100 square inches

**SI Units**

- Convert to Square Meters
- 1 sq km is equal to 1,000,000 square meters
- Convert to Square Millimeters
- 1 sq km is equal to 1,000,000,000,000 square millimeters

**Other Metric Units**

- Convert to Hectares
- 1 sq km is equal to 100 hectares
- Convert to Ares
- 1 sq km is equal to 10,000 ares