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Light years to Meters

Convert from [ly]:
Result [m]:
Change to Meters to Light years
To convert light years to meters, multiply the [ly] quantity * 9.461E+15.

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).


Meter (m) is the basic unit of length in systems such as SI, MKS, MKSA and MTTS . According to the definition approved in 1983, it is the distance that light travels in a vacuum in 1/299 792 458 seconds. 1 meter corresponds, among others, to 100 centimeters, 1.09361 yard, 3.28084 English feet or 39.37008 inches.

Formula (ly to m)

[m] = [ly] * 9.461E+15.

Light years - other converters (length)

Light years (ly)Meters (m)
0.0001 ly946100000000 m
0.001 ly9461000000000 m
0.01 ly94610000000000 m
0.1 ly9.461E+14 m
1 ly9.461E+15 m
3 ly2.8383E+16 m
5 ly4.7305E+16 m
10 ly9.461E+16 m
15 ly1.41915E+17 m
50 ly4.7305E+17 m
100 ly9.461E+17 m
1000 ly9.461E+18 m

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