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Convert Yards to Meters

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

From: yard
To: meter
 

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.

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.



Yard to Meter Conversion Table

Yard [yd]Meter [m]
0.01 yd0.009144 m
0.1 yd0.09144 m
1 yd0.9144 m
2 yd1.8288 m
3 yd2.7432 m
5 yd4.572 m
10 yd9.144 m
20 yd18.288 m
50 yd45.72 m
100 yd91.44 m
1000 yd914.4 m


How to Convert Yard to Meter

1 yd = 0.9144 m
1 m = 1.0936132983377 yd

Example: convert 15 yd to m:
15 yd = 15 × 0.9144 m = 13.716 m



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