## 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 588 feet into kilometers we have to multiply 588 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

588 ft → L(km)

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

L(km) = 588 ft × 0.0003048 km

L(km) = 0.1792224 km

The final result is:

588 ft → 0.1792224 km

We conclude that 588 feet is equivalent to 0.1792224 kilometers:

588 feet = 0.1792224 kilometers

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilometer is equal to 5.5796596853965 × 588 feet.

Another way is saying that 588 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 5.5796596853965 kilometers.

## Approximate result

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

588 ft ≅ 0.179 km

An alternative is also that one kilometer is approximately five point five eight times five hundred eighty-eight 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)
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
598 feet 0.182 kilometers