## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to feet is 0.032808398950131, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.032808398950131 feet:

1 cm = 0.032808398950131 ft

To convert 1.7 centimeters into feet we have to multiply 1.7 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to feet. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.032808398950131 ft

1.7 cm → L(ft)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in feet:

L(ft) = 1.7 cm × 0.032808398950131 ft

L(ft) = 0.055774278215223 ft

The final result is:

1.7 cm → 0.055774278215223 ft

We conclude that 1.7 centimeters is equivalent to 0.055774278215223 feet:

1.7 centimeters = 0.055774278215223 feet

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 foot is equal to 17.929411764706 × 1.7 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 1.7 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 17.929411764706 feet.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one point seven centimeters is approximately zero point zero five six feet:

1.7 cm ≅ 0.056 ft

An alternative is also that one foot is approximately seventeen point nine two nine times one point seven centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to feet chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from centimeters to feet

centimeters (cm) feet (ft)
2.7 centimeters 0.089 feet
3.7 centimeters 0.121 feet
4.7 centimeters 0.154 feet
5.7 centimeters 0.187 feet
6.7 centimeters 0.22 feet
7.7 centimeters 0.253 feet
8.7 centimeters 0.285 feet
9.7 centimeters 0.318 feet
10.7 centimeters 0.351 feet
11.7 centimeters 0.384 feet