Decameter conversions

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decameter (US spelling), pl. decameters, abbr. dam

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About decameter

The decameter is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to ten meters (1 dam = 10 m), the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI).

One decameter (dam) is also equal to 0.01 kilometers (km), or 1,000 centimeters (cm) or 10,000 millimeters (mm) (SI units of length), or approximately 0.062137 miles (mi), or 32.808 feet (ft) or 10.936 yards (yd), which are US customary / Imperial units of length.

Symbol: dam

Plural: decameters

Also called: decametre (plural: decametres, Int. spelling), dekametre (plural: dekametres), or dekameter (plural: dekameters)

Decameter conversions: a compehensive list with conversions from decameters to other (metric, imperial, or customary) length and distance measurement units is shown below.

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