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 50 feet into meters we have to multiply 50 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

50 ft → L(m)

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

L(m) = 50 ft × 0.3048 m

L(m) = 15.24 m

The final result is:

50 ft → 15.24 m

We conclude that 50 feet is equivalent to 15.24 meters:

50 feet = 15.24 meters

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.065616797900262 × 50 feet.

Another way is saying that 50 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.065616797900262 meters.

Approximate result

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

50 ft ≅ 15.24 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point zero six six times fifty 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)
51 feet 15.545 meters
52 feet 15.85 meters
53 feet 16.154 meters
54 feet 16.459 meters
55 feet 16.764 meters
56 feet 17.069 meters
57 feet 17.374 meters
58 feet 17.678 meters
59 feet 17.983 meters
60 feet 18.288 meters