## 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 4.9 feet into meters we have to multiply 4.9 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

4.9 ft → L(m)

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

L(m) = 4.9 ft × 0.3048 m

L(m) = 1.49352 m

The final result is:

4.9 ft → 1.49352 m

We conclude that 4.9 feet is equivalent to 1.49352 meters:

4.9 feet = 1.49352 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.66955916224758 × 4.9 feet.

Another way is saying that 4.9 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.66955916224758 meters.

## Approximate result

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

4.9 ft ≅ 1.494 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point six seven times four point nine 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)
5.9 feet 1.798 meters
6.9 feet 2.103 meters
7.9 feet 2.408 meters
8.9 feet 2.713 meters
9.9 feet 3.018 meters
10.9 feet 3.322 meters
11.9 feet 3.627 meters
12.9 feet 3.932 meters
13.9 feet 4.237 meters
14.9 feet 4.542 meters