A kilometer is equal to 1,000 meters or 0.62137 miles. This is the primary measure of large distances throughout most of the world, though the United States still uses the mile as its standard. More »

A 1-kilometer race is equal to racing 0.62137 miles, or 1093.6 yards. In modern athletics, there is no race that is the equivalent of 1 kilometer, although there is an occasional 1-mile event, which is the equivalent of ... More »

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The average time for walking a kilometer can vary from 7 to 12 minutes, depending on your walking speed, according to About.com. The average walking speed of an adult traveling at an easy pace is 5 kilometers per hour, w... More »

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One kilometer equals 1,000 meters. In the International System of Units, physical quantities are represented by specific SI units. A prefix is added to represent larger and smaller multiples of each unit. The prefix "kil... More »

One thousand meters make up one kilometer. The prefix "kilo" denotes multiplication by 1,000, and the meter is the International Systems of Units basic measure for length. Combining the two yields one thousand total mete... More »

In referring to distance, a click is a military term used to mean 1000 meters or one kilometer. In the American system of measurement, a click is 0.62 miles. More »

Since a kilometer is equal to 1000 meters, there is 0.001 kilometer in one meter. A kilometer is the unit of length used in most countries to measure substantial distances. More »