# Square centimeter conversions

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## What is square centimeter?

The **square centimetre** (or **square centimeter**) is a unit of area in the metric system equal to 0.0001
square meters (1 cm2 = 0.0001 m2), the standard derived unit of area in the
International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 100 square millimeters (mm2),
or 108 square micrometers (μm2) or 1014
square nanometers (nm2) (units of area in the SI), or 0.15500031 square inches (sq in) or 0.00107639104
square feet (sq ft), which are Imperial / US customary units of area.

The square centimeter (cm2) is an SI derived unit of area. The centimeter (cm) is a unit of length in the SI. An area of 1.0 square centimeter is the area of a square that is 1.0 centimeter on each side.

*Symbol:*

sq cm

*Plural:*

square centimeters

*Also called:*

square centimeter (plural: square centimeters, US spelling)

## Square centimeter conversions: direct links

A list with conversions from square centimeters to other (metric, imperial, or customary) area and surface measurement units is given below.

- square centimeter to acre (sq cm to ac)
- square centimeter to acre (US survey) (sq cm to ac)
- square centimeter to are (sq cm to a)
- square centimeter to carreau
- square centimeter to centiare (sq cm to ca)
- square centimeter to circular inch (sq cm to circ in)
- square centimeter to circular mil (sq cm to cmil)
- square centimeter to decare (sq cm to daa)
- square centimeter to dunam
- square centimeter to hectare (sq cm to ha)
- square centimeter to mu
- square centimeter to ping
- square centimeter to pyong
- square centimeter to rood (sq cm to ro)
- square centimeter to section
- square centimeter to square chain (sq cm to sq ch)
- square centimeter to square decameter (sq cm to sq dam)
- square centimeter to square decimeter (sq cm to sq dm)
- square centimeter to square foot (sq cm to sq ft)
- square centimeter to square hectometer (sq cm to sq hm)
- square centimeter to square inch (sq cm to sq in)
- square centimeter to square kilometer (sq cm to sq km)
- square centimeter to square meter (sq cm to sq m)
- square centimeter to square micrometer (sq cm to sq μm)
- square centimeter to square mil (sq cm to sq mil)
- square centimeter to square mile (sq cm to sq mi)
- square centimeter to square millimeter (sq cm to sq mm)
- square centimeter to square nanometer (sq cm to sq nm)
- square centimeter to square yard (sq cm to sq yd)
- square centimeter to stremma