# Meter per hour conversions

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## What is meter per hour?

The **metre per hour** (also **meter per hour**) is a unit of speed in the metric system equal to 2.777778x10-4 meters per second (1 m/h = 2.777778x10-4 m/s), the derived unit of speed in the International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 0.001 kilometers per hour (km/h), or about 6.213711x10-4 miles per hour (mph or mi/h), or 9.113444x10-4 feet per second (ft/s), or 0.010936 inches per second (in/s) or 5.399568x10 -4 knots (kn).

The speed is the distance traveled by an object during a period of time. Thus, meters per hour (meters/hour) show how many meters are traveled in one hour. The meter is a unit of length in the metric system while the hour is a unit of time.

Meters per hour are usually used when expressing very slow moving objects.

*Symbol:*

m/h

*Plural:*

meters per hour

*Also known as:*

**metre/hour**, meter per hour (plural: meters per hour, US spelling), **meter/hour** (plural: meters/hour, US spelling)

## Meter per hour conversions: direct access

A list with conversions from meters per hour to other (metric, imperial, or customary) speed and velocity measurement units is given below.

- meter per hour to centimeter per second (m/h to cm/s)
- meter per hour to foot per hour (m/h to ft/h)
- meter per hour to foot per minute (m/h to ft/min)
- meter per hour to foot per second (m/h to ft/s)
- meter per hour to inch per hour (m/h to in/h)
- meter per hour to inch per minute (m/h to in/min)
- meter per hour to inch per second (m/h to in/s)
- meter per hour to kilometer per hour (m/h to km/h)
- meter per hour to kilometer per minute (m/h to km/min)
- meter per hour to kilometer per second (m/h to km/s)
- meter per hour to knot (m/h to kn)
- meter per hour to meter per minute (m/h to m/min)
- meter per hour to meter per second (m/h to m/s)
- meter per hour to micrometer per second (m/h to μm/s)
- meter per hour to mile per hour (m/h to mph)
- meter per hour to mile per minute (m/h to mpm)
- meter per hour to mile per second (m/h to mps)
- meter per hour to millimeter per second (m/h to mm/s)
- meter per hour to nautical mile per day (m/h to nmi/d)
- meter per hour to nautical mile per hour (m/h to nmi/h)
- meter per hour to speed of light (m/h to c)
- meter per hour to speed of sound
- meter per hour to walking speed