## 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 585 feet into meters we have to multiply 585 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

585 ft → L(m)

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

L(m) = 585 ft × 0.3048 m

L(m) = 178.308 m

The final result is:

585 ft → 178.308 m

We conclude that 585 feet is equivalent to 178.308 meters:

585 feet = 178.308 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.0056082733248088 × 585 feet.

Another way is saying that 585 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0056082733248088 meters.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that five hundred eighty-five feet is approximately one hundred seventy-eight point three zero eight meters:

585 ft ≅ 178.308 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point zero zero six times five hundred eighty-five 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)
586 feet 178.613 meters
587 feet 178.918 meters
588 feet 179.222 meters
589 feet 179.527 meters
590 feet 179.832 meters
591 feet 180.137 meters
592 feet 180.442 meters
593 feet 180.746 meters
594 feet 181.051 meters
595 feet 181.356 meters