# 159 cm in feet and inches

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159 centimeters = 5 feet 2.5984251968504 inches

## Centimeters to Feet And Inches Conversion Formula

The conversion is made in a few steps to make it easier for comprehension
1) [integer-feet] = floor([centimeters] * 0.032808398950131) - floor means - give me the lowest integer value of this division
2) [centimeters-to-be-converted-to-inches] = ([centimeters] - ([integer-feet] * 30.48))
3) [inches] = [centimeters-to-be-converted-to-inches] * 0.39370078740157

1 cm = (25 ÷ 762) ft = 0.032808398950131 ft
1 cm = (50 ÷ 127) in = 0.39370078740157 in
1 ft = 30.48 cm

## 159 centimeters to feet and inches Conversion breakdown and explanation

To convert 159 cm to feet and inches you have to follow the steps from the Conversion Formula section above
1) [integer-feet] = floor(159 * 0.032808398950131) = floor(5.2165354330709) = 5 feet
2) [centimeters-to-be-converted-to-inches] = (159 - (5 * 30.48)) = (159 - 152.4) = 6.6 centimeters
3) [inches] = 6.6 * 0.39370078740157 = 2.5984251968504 inches

So finally from 1) and 3) we have 5 feet and 2.5984251968504 inches