## 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 52 centimeters into inches we have to multiply 52 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

52 cm → L(in)

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

L(in) = 52 cm × 0.39370078740157 in

L(in) = 20.472440944882 in

The final result is:

52 cm → 20.472440944882 in

We conclude that 52 centimeters is equivalent to 20.472440944882 inches:

52 centimeters = 20.472440944882 inches

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 inch is equal to 0.048846153846154 × 52 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 52 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.048846153846154 inches.

## Approximate result

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

52 cm ≅ 20.472 in

An alternative is also that one inch is approximately zero point zero four nine times fifty-two 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)
53 centimeters 20.866 inches
54 centimeters 21.26 inches
55 centimeters 21.654 inches
56 centimeters 22.047 inches
57 centimeters 22.441 inches
58 centimeters 22.835 inches
59 centimeters 23.228 inches
60 centimeters 23.622 inches
61 centimeters 24.016 inches
62 centimeters 24.409 inches