How many cm in 1 hand?
The answer is 10.16.
We assume you are converting between centimetre and hand [non-equine].
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 100 cm, or 9.8425196850394 hand.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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››Quick conversion chart of cm to hand

1 cm to hand = 0.09843 hand

10 cm to hand = 0.98425 hand

20 cm to hand = 1.9685 hand

30 cm to hand = 2.95276 hand

40 cm to hand = 3.93701 hand

50 cm to hand = 4.92126 hand

100 cm to hand = 9.84252 hand

200 cm to hand = 19.68504 hand

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A centimetre (American spelling centimeter, symbol cm) is a unit of length that is equal to one hundreth of a metre, the current SI base unit of length. A centimetre is part of a metric system. It is the base unit in the centimetre-gram-second system of units. A corresponding unit of area is the square centimetre. A corresponding unit of volume is the cubic centimetre.

The centimetre is a now a non-standard factor, in that factors of 10^{3} are often preferred. However, it is practical unit of length for many everyday measurements. A centimetre is approximately the width of the fingernail of an adult person.

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