## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to inches is 0.39370078740157, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.39370078740157 inches:

1 cm = 0.39370078740157 in

To convert 4.8 centimeters into inches we have to multiply 4.8 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to inches. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.39370078740157 in

4.8 cm → L(in)

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

L(in) = 4.8 cm × 0.39370078740157 in

L(in) = 1.8897637795276 in

The final result is:

4.8 cm → 1.8897637795276 in

We conclude that 4.8 centimeters is equivalent to 1.8897637795276 inches:

4.8 centimeters = 1.8897637795276 inches

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 inch is equal to 0.52916666666667 × 4.8 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 4.8 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.52916666666667 inches.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that four point eight centimeters is approximately one point eight nine inches:

4.8 cm ≅ 1.89 in

An alternative is also that one inch is approximately zero point five two nine times four point eight centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to inches chart

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

centimeters (cm) inches (in)
5.8 centimeters 2.283 inches
6.8 centimeters 2.677 inches
7.8 centimeters 3.071 inches
8.8 centimeters 3.465 inches
9.8 centimeters 3.858 inches
10.8 centimeters 4.252 inches
11.8 centimeters 4.646 inches
12.8 centimeters 5.039 inches
13.8 centimeters 5.433 inches
14.8 centimeters 5.827 inches