## 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 40.7 centimeters into inches we have to multiply 40.7 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

40.7 cm → L(in)

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

L(in) = 40.7 cm × 0.39370078740157 in

L(in) = 16.023622047244 in

The final result is:

40.7 cm → 16.023622047244 in

We conclude that 40.7 centimeters is equivalent to 16.023622047244 inches:

40.7 centimeters = 16.023622047244 inches

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 inch is equal to 0.062407862407862 × 40.7 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 40.7 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.062407862407862 inches.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that forty point seven centimeters is approximately sixteen point zero two four inches:

40.7 cm ≅ 16.024 in

An alternative is also that one inch is approximately zero point zero six two times forty point seven 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)
41.7 centimeters 16.417 inches
42.7 centimeters 16.811 inches
43.7 centimeters 17.205 inches
44.7 centimeters 17.598 inches
45.7 centimeters 17.992 inches
46.7 centimeters 18.386 inches
47.7 centimeters 18.78 inches
48.7 centimeters 19.173 inches
49.7 centimeters 19.567 inches
50.7 centimeters 19.961 inches