## 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 588 feet into meters we have to multiply 588 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

588 ft → L(m)

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

L(m) = 588 ft × 0.3048 m

L(m) = 179.2224 m

The final result is:

588 ft → 179.2224 m

We conclude that 588 feet is equivalent to 179.2224 meters:

588 feet = 179.2224 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.0055796596853965 × 588 feet.

Another way is saying that 588 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0055796596853965 meters.

## 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 one hundred seventy-nine point two two two meters:

588 ft ≅ 179.222 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point zero zero six times five hundred eighty-eight 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)
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
596 feet 181.661 meters
597 feet 181.966 meters
598 feet 182.27 meters