inch into centimeters
1 inch is equal to how many centimeters?
Inches to Cm Converter
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To use this converter, simply type the value in any box at left or at right. It accepts fractional values.
Using this converter you can get answers to questions like:
 How many centimeters is 1 inch?
 1 inch is equal to how many centimeters?
 How tall is 1 inches in cm?
 What is the inches to centimeter conversion factor?
 What is the formula to convert from in to cm? among others.
Definition of inch
An inch is a unit of length or distance in a number of systems of measurement, including in the US Customary Units and British Imperial Units. One inch is defined as 1⁄12 of a foot and is therefore 1⁄36 of a yard. According to the modern definition, one inch is equal to 25.4 mm exactly.
Definition of centimeter
A centimeter (cm) is a decimal fraction of the meter, The international standard unit of length, approximately equivalent to 39.37 inches.
Inches to centimeters formula and conversion factor
To calculate a inch value to the corresponding value in centimeters, just multiply the quantity in inches by 2.54 (the conversion factor).
Inches to centimeters formula
Centimeters = 2.54 * InchesWhere: 2.54 is called the conversion factor.
Values around 1 inch(es)
Inches  Centimeters 

0.6  1.524 
0.7  1.778 
0.8  2.032 
0.9  2.286 
1  2.540 
1.1  2.794 
1.2  3.048 
1.3  3.302 
1.4  3.556 
1.5  3.810 