## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from centimeters to feet is 0.032808398950131, which means that 1 centimeter is equal to 0.032808398950131 feet:

1 cm = 0.032808398950131 ft

To convert 520 centimeters into feet we have to multiply 520 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from centimeters to feet. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cm → 0.032808398950131 ft

520 cm → L(ft)

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

L(ft) = 520 cm × 0.032808398950131 ft

L(ft) = 17.060367454068 ft

The final result is:

520 cm → 17.060367454068 ft

We conclude that 520 centimeters is equivalent to 17.060367454068 feet:

520 centimeters = 17.060367454068 feet

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 foot is equal to 0.058615384615385 × 520 centimeters.

Another way is saying that 520 centimeters is equal to 1 ÷ 0.058615384615385 feet.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that five hundred twenty centimeters is approximately seventeen point zero six feet:

520 cm ≅ 17.06 ft

An alternative is also that one foot is approximately zero point zero five nine times five hundred twenty centimeters.

## Conversion table

### centimeters to feet chart

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

centimeters (cm) feet (ft)
521 centimeters 17.093 feet
522 centimeters 17.126 feet
523 centimeters 17.159 feet
524 centimeters 17.192 feet
525 centimeters 17.224 feet
526 centimeters 17.257 feet
527 centimeters 17.29 feet
528 centimeters 17.323 feet
529 centimeters 17.356 feet
530 centimeters 17.388 feet