# Convert Meter to Inch

Please provide values below to convert meter [m] to inch [in], or *vice versa*.

**Definition: Meter**

Meter, or metre (symbol: m), is the base length unit in the SI (International System of Units). The meter is defined as the distance travelled by light in 1/299,792,458 second. The meter was originally defined in 1793 as one ten-millionth of the distance from the equator to the North Pole. In 1889, it was redefined in terms of a prototype meter bar. In 1960, the meter was redefined in terms of a certain number of wavelengths of a certain emission line of krypton-86. In 1983, the current definition was adopted.

**Definition: Inch**

Inch (symbol: in) is a length unit in the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. Since 1959, an inch was defined to be equivalent to 25.4 millimeters exactly in 1959. There are 12 inches in a foot and 36 inches in a yard.

### Meter to Inch Conversion Table

Meter [m] | Inch [in] |
---|---|

0.01 m | 0.39370078740157 in |

0.1 m | 3.9370078740158 in |

1 m | 39.370078740158 in |

2 m | 78.740157480315 in |

3 m | 118.11023622047 in |

5 m | 196.85039370079 in |

10 m | 393.70078740157 in |

20 m | 787.40157480315 in |

50 m | 1968.5039370079 in |

100 m | 3937.0078740158 in |

1000 m | 39370.078740158 in |

### How to Convert Meter to Inch

1 m = 39.370078740158 in

1 in = 0.0254 m

**Example:** convert 15 m to in:

15 m = 15 × 39.370078740158 in = 590.55118110236 in