## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to kilometers is 0.0003048, which means that 1 foot is equal to 0.0003048 kilometers:

1 ft = 0.0003048 km

To convert 587 feet into kilometers we have to multiply 587 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to kilometers. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 0.0003048 km

587 ft → L(km)

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

L(km) = 587 ft × 0.0003048 km

L(km) = 0.1789176 km

The final result is:

587 ft → 0.1789176 km

We conclude that 587 feet is equivalent to 0.1789176 kilometers:

587 feet = 0.1789176 kilometers

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilometer is equal to 5.5891650681655 × 587 feet.

Another way is saying that 587 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 5.5891650681655 kilometers.

## Approximate result

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

587 ft ≅ 0.179 km

An alternative is also that one kilometer is approximately five point five eight nine times five hundred eighty-seven feet.

## Conversion table

### feet to kilometers chart

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

feet (ft) kilometers (km)
588 feet 0.179 kilometers
589 feet 0.18 kilometers
590 feet 0.18 kilometers
591 feet 0.18 kilometers
592 feet 0.18 kilometers
593 feet 0.181 kilometers
594 feet 0.181 kilometers
595 feet 0.181 kilometers
596 feet 0.182 kilometers
597 feet 0.182 kilometers