In this article I will show you how to convert 701 meters into kilometers. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 701 m to km. They are the same thing!

## How to Convert Meters to Kilometers

A meter is smaller than a kilometer. I know that a m is smaller than a km because of something called conversion factors.

Put very simply, a conversion factor is a number that can be used to change one set of units to another, by multiplying or dividing it. So when we need to convert 701 meters into kilometers, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.

The conversion factor for m to km is:

Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 701 m to km by multiplying `0.001`

by the number of meters we have, which is 701.

**So, the answer to the question "what is 701 meters in kilometers?" is 0.701 km.**

## Meters to Kilometers Conversion Table

Below is a sample conversion table for m to km:

Meters (m) | Kilometers (km) |
---|---|

0.01 | 0 |

0.1 | 0 |

1 | 0 |

2 | 0 |

3 | 0 |

5 | 0.01 |

10 | 0.01 |

20 | 0.02 |

50 | 0.05 |

100 | 0.1 |

1000 | 1 |

## Best Conversion Unit for 701 m

Sometimes when you work with conversions from one unit to another, the numbers can get a little confusing. Especially when dealing with really large numbers.

I've also calculated what the best unit of measurement is for 701 m.

To determine which unit is best, I decided to define that as being the unit of measurement which is as low as possible, without going below 1. Smaller numbers are more easily understood and can make it easier for you to understand the measurement.

**The best unit of measurement I have found for 701 m is fathoms and the amount is 383.31146106737 fm.**