# 542 centimeters in kilometers

## Conversion

542 centimeters is equivalent to 0.00542 kilometers.[1]

## Conversion formula How to convert 542 centimeters to kilometers?

We know (by definition) that: $1\mathrm{cm}=1e-05\mathrm{km}$

We can set up a proportion to solve for the number of kilometers.

$1 ⁢ cm 542 ⁢ cm = 1e-05 ⁢ km x ⁢ km$

Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown $x$:

$x\mathrm{km}=\frac{542\mathrm{cm}}{1\mathrm{cm}}*1e-05\mathrm{km}\to x\mathrm{km}=0.00542\mathrm{km}$

Conclusion: $542 ⁢ cm = 0.00542 ⁢ km$

## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that 1 kilometer is equal to 184.50184501845 times 542 centimeters.

It can also be expressed as: 542 centimeters is equal to $\frac{1}{\mathrm{184.50184501845}}$ kilometers.

## Approximation

An approximate numerical result would be: five hundred and forty-two centimeters is about zero point zero one kilometers, or alternatively, a kilometer is about one hundred and eighty-four point five zero times five hundred and forty-two centimeters.

## Footnotes

[1] The precision is 15 significant digits (fourteen digits to the right of the decimal point).

Results may contain small errors due to the use of floating point arithmetic.