# Convert Meters to Feet

Please provide values below to convert meter [m] to foot [ft], or *vice versa*.

**Definition: Meter**

Meter, or metre (symbol: m), is the base length unit in the SI (International System of Units). The meter is defined as the distance travelled by light in 1/299,792,458 second. The meter was originally defined in 1793 as one ten-millionth of the distance from the equator to the North Pole. In 1889, it was redefined in terms of a prototype meter bar. In 1960, the meter was redefined in terms of a certain number of wavelengths of a certain emission line of krypton-86. In 1983, the current definition was adopted.

**Definition: Foot**

Foot (symbol: ft) is a length unit in the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. Since 1959, a foot was defined to be equivalent to 0.3048 meters exactly in 1959. A foot contains 12 inches and three feet is one yard.

### Meter to Foot Conversion Table

Meter [m] | Foot [ft] |
---|---|

0.01 m | 0.032808398950131 ft |

0.1 m | 0.32808398950131 ft |

1 m | 3.2808398950131 ft |

2 m | 6.5616797900262 ft |

3 m | 9.8425196850394 ft |

5 m | 16.404199475066 ft |

10 m | 32.808398950131 ft |

20 m | 65.616797900262 ft |

50 m | 164.04199475066 ft |

100 m | 328.08398950131 ft |

1000 m | 3280.8398950131 ft |

### How to Convert Meter to Foot

1 m = 3.2808398950131 ft

1 ft = 0.3048 m

**Example:** convert 15 m to ft:

15 m = 15 × 3.2808398950131 ft = 49.212598425197 ft