179 cm in feet and inches

How many feet and inches is 179 cm?

Answer: 179 cm = 5ft 10.47in

179 Centimeters is equal to 5 Feet 10.47 Inches

It Is Also:

5.87 Feet

or

70.47 Inches

Explanation of 179 Centimeters to Feet Conversion

Centimeters to Feet Conversion Formula: ft = cm ÷ 30.48

According to 'cm to feet' conversion formula if you want to convert 179 (one hundred seventy-nine) Centimeters to Feet you have to divide 179 by 30.48.

Here is the complete solution:

179cm ÷ 30.48

=

5.87′

If you want to convert 179 Centimeters to both Feet and Inches parts, then first you have to calculate whole number part for Feet by rounding 179 / 30.48 fraction down. And then convert remainder of the division to Inches by multiplying by 12 (according to Feet to Inches conversion formula)

Here is the complete solution:

get the Feet Part

roundDown( 179 cm ÷ 30.48 )

=

5′

get the Inches Part

((179 / 30.48) - 5′) * 12

=

(5.873 - 5′) * 12

=

0.873 * 12

=

10.47″

so the full record will look like

5'10.47"

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This converter will help you to convert Centimeters to Feet (cm to ft). For example, it can help you find out how many feet and inches is 179 cm? (The answer is: 5ft 10.47in). Or how tall is 179 cm in feet? Enter the number of centimeters (e.g. '179') and hit the 'Convert' button.

FAQ

How many feet and inches is 179 cm?

179 cm = 5ft 10.47in

How many Feet are in 179 cm?

5.87

How many Inches are in 179 cm?

70.47