## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to meters is 0.3048, which means that 1 foot is equal to 0.3048 meters:

1 ft = 0.3048 m

To convert 17.2 feet into meters we have to multiply 17.2 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 0.3048 m

17.2 ft → L(m)

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

L(m) = 17.2 ft × 0.3048 m

L(m) = 5.24256 m

The final result is:

17.2 ft → 5.24256 m

We conclude that 17.2 feet is equivalent to 5.24256 meters:

17.2 feet = 5.24256 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.19074650552402 × 17.2 feet.

Another way is saying that 17.2 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.19074650552402 meters.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that seventeen point two feet is approximately five point two four three meters:

17.2 ft ≅ 5.243 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point one nine one times seventeen point two feet.

## Conversion table

### feet to meters chart

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

feet (ft) meters (m)
18.2 feet 5.547 meters
19.2 feet 5.852 meters
20.2 feet 6.157 meters
21.2 feet 6.462 meters
22.2 feet 6.767 meters
23.2 feet 7.071 meters
24.2 feet 7.376 meters
25.2 feet 7.681 meters
26.2 feet 7.986 meters
27.2 feet 8.291 meters