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# Convert Meters to Feet

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

 From: meter To: foot

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 m0.032808398950131 ft
0.1 m0.32808398950131 ft
1 m3.2808398950131 ft
2 m6.5616797900262 ft
3 m9.8425196850394 ft
5 m16.404199475066 ft
10 m32.808398950131 ft
20 m65.616797900262 ft
50 m164.04199475066 ft
100 m328.08398950131 ft
1000 m3280.8398950131 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