Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to miles is 0.00018939393939394, which means that 1 foot is equal to 0.00018939393939394 miles:

1 ft = 0.00018939393939394 mi

To convert 179 feet into miles we have to multiply 179 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to miles. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 0.00018939393939394 mi

179 ft → L(mi)

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

L(mi) = 179 ft × 0.00018939393939394 mi

L(mi) = 0.033901515151515 mi

The final result is:

179 ft → 0.033901515151515 mi

We conclude that 179 feet is equivalent to 0.033901515151515 miles:

179 feet = 0.033901515151515 miles

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 mile is equal to 29.497206703911 × 179 feet.

Another way is saying that 179 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 29.497206703911 miles.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one hundred seventy-nine feet is approximately zero point zero three four miles:

179 ft ≅ 0.034 mi

An alternative is also that one mile is approximately twenty-nine point four nine seven times one hundred seventy-nine feet.

Conversion table

feet to miles chart

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

feet (ft) miles (mi)
180 feet 0.034 miles
181 feet 0.034 miles
182 feet 0.034 miles
183 feet 0.035 miles
184 feet 0.035 miles
185 feet 0.035 miles
186 feet 0.035 miles
187 feet 0.035 miles
188 feet 0.036 miles
189 feet 0.036 miles