# light-year to chain conversion

Conversion number between light-year [ly] and chain [ch] is 4.7028908927463 × 10+14. This means, that light-year is bigger unit than chain.

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### Enter the number in light-year:

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 [ly]
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in chain

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### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 light-year = (exactly) (9460730472580800) / ((79200/3937)) = 4.7028908927463 × 10+14 chain
• 1 chain = (exactly) ((79200/3937)) / (9460730472580800) = 2.126351690494 × 10-15 light-year
• ? light-year × (9460730472580800  ("m"/"light-year")) / ((79200/3937)  ("m"/"chain")) = ? chain

### High precision conversion

If conversion between light-year to metre and metre to chain is exactly definied, high precision conversion from light-year to chain is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

light-year
Result in chain:
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### light-year to chain conversion chart

 Start value: [light-year] Step size [light-year] How many lines? (max 100)

visual:
light-yearchain
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104.7028908927463 × 10+15
209.4057817854926 × 10+15
301.4108672678239 × 10+16
401.8811563570985 × 10+16
502.3514454463731 × 10+16
602.8217345356478 × 10+16
703.2920236249224 × 10+16
803.762312714197 × 10+16
904.2326018034717 × 10+16
1004.7028908927463 × 10+16
1105.1731799820209 × 10+16
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## Multiple conversion

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## Details about light-year and chain units:

Convert Light-year to other unit:

### light-year

Definition of light-year unit: ≡ Distance light travels in vacuum in 365.25 days.

Convert Chain to other unit:

### chain

Definition of chain unit: ≡ 66 ft (US) ≡ 4 rods. (Chain - Gunter's; Surveyor's)

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