## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to yards is 0.010936132983377, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.010936132983377 yards:

1 cm = 0.010936132983377 yd

To convert 17 centimeters into yards we have to multiply 17 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to yards. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.010936132983377 yd

17 cm → L(yd)

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

L(yd) = 17 cm × 0.010936132983377 yd

L(yd) = 0.18591426071741 yd

The final result is:

17 cm → 0.18591426071741 yd

We conclude that 17 centimeters is equivalent to 0.18591426071741 yards:

17 centimeters = 0.18591426071741 yards

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 yard is equal to 5.3788235294118 × 17 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 17 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 5.3788235294118 yards.

## Approximate result

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

17 cm ≅ 0.186 yd

An alternative is also that one yard is approximately five point three seven nine times seventeen centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to yards chart

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

centimeters (cm) yards (yd)
18 centimeters 0.197 yards
19 centimeters 0.208 yards
20 centimeters 0.219 yards
21 centimeters 0.23 yards
22 centimeters 0.241 yards
23 centimeters 0.252 yards
24 centimeters 0.262 yards
25 centimeters 0.273 yards
26 centimeters 0.284 yards
27 centimeters 0.295 yards