# Convert 479 ft to cm

In this article I will show you how to convert 479 feet into centimeters. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 479 ft to cm. They are the same thing!

## How to Convert Feet to Centimeters

A foot is greater than a centimeter. I know that a ft is greater than a cm because of something called conversion factors.

Put very simply, a conversion factor is a number that can be used to change one set of units to another, by multiplying or dividing it. So when we need to convert 479 feet into centimeters, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.

The conversion factor for ft to cm is:

1 ft = 30.48 cm

Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 479 ft to cm by multiplying `30.48` by the number of feet we have, which is 479.

479 x 30.48 = 14599.92 cm

So, the answer to the question "what is 479 feet in centimeters?" is 14599.92 cm.

## Feet to Centimeters Conversion Table

Below is a sample conversion table for ft to cm:

Feet (ft) Centimeters (cm)
0.010.3
0.13.05
130.48
260.96
391.44
5152.4
10304.8
20609.6
501524
1003048
100030480

## Best Conversion Unit for 479 ft

Sometimes when you work with conversions from one unit to another, the numbers can get a little confusing. Especially when dealing with really large numbers.

I've also calculated what the best unit of measurement is for 479 ft.

To determine which unit is best, I decided to define that as being the unit of measurement which is as low as possible, without going below 1. Smaller numbers are more easily understood and can make it easier for you to understand the measurement.

The best unit of measurement I have found for 479 ft is fathoms and the amount is 79.833333333333 fm.