# 983 meters in kilometers

## Conversion

983 meters is equivalent to 0.983 kilometers.[1]

## Conversion formula How to convert 983 meters to kilometers?

We know (by definition) that: $1\mathrm{m}=0.001\mathrm{km}$

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

$1 ⁢ m 983 ⁢ m = 0.001 ⁢ km x ⁢ km$

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

$x\mathrm{km}=\frac{983\mathrm{m}}{1\mathrm{m}}*0.001\mathrm{km}\to x\mathrm{km}=0.983\mathrm{km}$

Conclusion: $983 ⁢ m = 0.983 ⁢ km$

## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that 1 kilometer is equal to 1.01729399796541 times 983 meters.

It can also be expressed as: 983 meters is equal to $\frac{1}{\mathrm{1.01729399796541}}$ kilometers.

## Approximation

An approximate numerical result would be: nine hundred and eighty-three meters is about zero point nine eight kilometers, or alternatively, a kilometer is about one point zero two times nine hundred and eighty-three meters.

## 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.