# Centimeters to feet – cm in feet

Centimeters to feet (cm in feet) converter calculate any ft to cm value. For example, 170 cm in ft is equals about 5.57 ft. You can also check feet into centimeters calculator

## Centimeter (cm)

Centimeter (abbreviated cm) – is defined as a hundredth of a meter or 10 millimeters. A unit often used in everyday measurements. Used in many popular hand-held measuring tools. On the other hand, it is poorly used in scientific and engineering calculations.

## Feet (ft)

Feet (ft for short) – as the name suggests, the measure refers to the length of a human foot. For a long time, the foot was the basic unit of measurement for length. Its value has changed both over time and countries. For this reason, there are many names of feet that differ in length. Typically, the foot in the 18th and 19th centuries was 28.3 cm to 32.5 cm long. There are also feet of ancient origin, the length of which is from 29.6 cm for the altar foot to 35 cm for the Egyptian and Pergame foot. Nowadays, when we talk about the foot, we usually mean the English foot, which is 30.48 cm.

## Examples of height and length conversions using centimeters to feet

The centimeters to feet (cm in ft) converter is a convenient tool for checking length, depth or height, in feet. You can convert the value of meters per centimeters or centimeters per feet. It is best to present the operation of the converter on a few examples, such as river lengths or mountain heights. You can also see meters into centimeters calculator.

Tall buildings:

• Ping An Finance Center 599 m (Shenzhen, China) this length can be converted into 59900 centimeters and 3162720 feet.
• Lakhta Center 462 m (Saint Petersburg, Russia) it is tall as about 46200 centimeters or 2439360 feet.
• 432 Park Avenue 425.5 m (New York City, United States) this length can be converted into 42550 centimeters and 2246640 feet.
• Hanking Center 358.9 m (Shenzhen, China) after converting the metric units this will be approximate 35890 centimeters or 1894992 feet.

High mountains:

• Nuptse 7864 m (Nepal) it is an equivalent into about 786400 centimeters and also on 41521920 feet.
• Kumbhakarna 7711 m (Nepal) it means height of 771100 centimeters or 40714080 feet.
• Changtse 7543 m (China) it means height of approximate 754300 centimeters and also as 39827040 feet.
• Talung 7349 m (Nepal) it means height of 734900 centimeters as well as 38802720 feet.