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# Convert Meters to Yards

Please provide values below to convert meter [m] to yard [yd], or vice versa.

 From: meter To: yard

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: Yard
Yard (symbol: yd) is a length unit in the imperial and US customary systems. Since 1959, a yard was defined to be equivalent to 0.9144 meters exactly. A yard is equal to 3 feet or 36 inches.

### Meter to Yard Conversion Table

Meter [m]Yard [yd]
0.01 m0.010936132983377 yd
0.1 m0.10936132983377 yd
1 m1.0936132983377 yd
2 m2.1872265966754 yd
3 m3.2808398950131 yd
5 m5.4680664916885 yd
10 m10.936132983377 yd
20 m21.872265966754 yd
50 m54.680664916885 yd
100 m109.36132983377 yd
1000 m1093.6132983377 yd

### How to Convert Meter to Yard

1 m = 1.0936132983377 yd
1 yd = 0.9144 m

Example: convert 15 m to yd:
15 m = 15 × 1.0936132983377 yd = 16.404199475066 yd