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Light years to Centimeters

Convert from [ly]:
Result [cm]:
Change to Centimeters to Light years
To convert light years to centimeters, multiply the [ly] quantity * 9.461E+17.

Light years

Light year (ly) is a unit of distance used in astronomy. One light year is equal to the distance traveled by light in a vacuum over one Julian year (365.25 days).


A centimeter (cm) is an aliquot of a meter, equal to 1/100 of its part. This is one of the basic units in the CGS system. A centimeter is a very popular unit, used by many for daily measurements. 1 centimeter is 0.01 meters, 0.3937 inches, or 0.03281 English feet.

One cubic centimeter (cm3 ) corresponds to a volume of one milliliter (1 ml).

Formula (ly to cm)

[cm] = [ly] * 9.461E+17.

Light years - other converters (length)

Light years (ly)Centimeters (cm)
0.0001 ly94610000000000 cm
0.001 ly9.461E+14 cm
0.01 ly9.461E+15 cm
0.1 ly9.461E+16 cm
1 ly9.461E+17 cm
3 ly2.8383E+18 cm
5 ly4.7305E+18 cm
10 ly9.461E+18 cm
15 ly1.41915E+19 cm
50 ly4.7305E+19 cm
100 ly9.461E+19 cm
1000 ly9.461E+20 cm

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