# light-year to kilometre conversion

Conversion number between light-year [ly] and kilometre [km] is 9460730472580.8. This means, that light-year is bigger unit than kilometre.

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from kilometre to light-year conversion

### Enter the number in light-year:

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

Result in kilometre

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### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 light-year = (exactly) (9460730472580800) / (1000) = 9460730472580.8 kilometre
• 1 kilometre = (exactly) (1000) / (9460730472580800) = 1.0570008340246 × 10-13 light-year
• ? light-year × (9460730472580800  ("m"/"light-year")) / (1000  ("m"/"kilometre")) = ? kilometre

### High precision conversion

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

Decimal places: (0-800)

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

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

visual:
light-yearkilometre
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1094607304725808
201.8921460945162 × 10+14
302.8382191417742 × 10+14
403.7842921890323 × 10+14
504.7303652362904 × 10+14
605.6764382835485 × 10+14
706.6225113308066 × 10+14
807.5685843780646 × 10+14
908.5146574253227 × 10+14
1009.4607304725808 × 10+14
1101.0406803519839 × 10+15
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## Multiple conversion

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## Details about light-year and kilometre units:

Convert Light-year to other unit:

### light-year

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

Convert Kilometre to other unit:

### kilometre

Definition of kilometre unit: =1000 m.

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