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Centimeters to Feet+Inches Conversion FullScreen

Easily convert centimeters to feet and inches using our online converter tool. Get accurate and instant results for your length conversions. Centimeters (cm) are a metric unit of length, commonly used worldwide, while feet (ft) and inches (in) are imperial units primarily used in the United States and a few other countries.

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what is Centimeters to Feet+Inches Conversion

To convert centimeters (cm) to feet and inches, you can use the following conversion factors:

1 foot = 30.48 centimeters 1 inch = 2.54 centimeters

First, divide the number of centimeters by 2.54 to find the equivalent length in inches. Then, divide the number of inches by 12 to obtain the corresponding number of feet.

For example, let's convert 170 centimeters to feet and inches:

  1. Convert centimeters to inches: Inches = 170 cm / 2.54 = 66.9291 inches

  2. Convert inches to feet: Feet = 66.9291 inches / 12 ≈ 5.5774 feet

Since there are 12 inches in a foot, we have 5 feet and a remainder of 0.5774 feet. To express this as inches, multiply the decimal part by 12:

Inches = 0.5774 feet * 12 = 6.9288 inches

So, 170 centimeters is approximately equal to 5 feet and 6.9 inches.

How to convert centimeters to feet+inches

1 centimeter is equal to 0.032808 feet:

1 cm = 0.032808 ft

1 centimeter is equal to 0.3937 inches:

1 cm = 0.3937 in

The total distance d in inches (in) is equal to the distance d in centimeters (cm) divided by 2.54:

d(in) total = d(cm) / 2.54

The distance d in feet (ft) is equal to the floor value of the distance d in inches (in) divided by 12:

d(ft) = ⌊d(in) total / 12⌋

The distance d in inches (in) is equal to the total distance d in inches (in) minus 12 times the distance d in feet (ft):

d(in) = d(in) total - 12 × d(ft)

Example

Convert 40 centimeters to feet+inches:

d(in) total = 40cm / 2.54 = 15.748in

d(ft) = ⌊15.748in / 12⌋ = 1ft

d(in) = 15.748in - 12 × 1ft = 3.748in

d(ft+in) = 1ft + 3.748in

Centimeters to Feet+inches conversion table

Centimeters (cm) Feet (ft) + Inches (in)
0 cm 0 ft 0 in
1 cm 0 ft 0.3937 in
2 cm 0 ft 0.7874 in
3 cm 0 ft 1.1811 in
4 cm 0 ft 1.5748 in
5 cm 0 ft 1.9685 in
6 cm 0 ft 2.3622 in
7 cm 0 ft 2.7559 in
8 cm 0 ft 3.1496 in
9 cm 0 ft 3.5433 in
10 cm 0 ft 3.9370 in
20 cm 0 ft 7.8740 in
30 cm 0 ft 11.8110 in
40 cm 1 ft 3.7480 in
50 cm 1 ft 7.6850 in
60 cm 1 ft 11.6220 in
70 cm 2 ft 3.5591 in
80 cm 2 ft 7.4961 in
90 cm 2 ft 11.4331 in
100 cm 3 ft 3.3701 in

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