# 1.5 cm to inches

To convert 1.5 cm to inches, we can use the conversion factor between centimeters and inches, which is 1 cm = 0.39370079 inches. We can then multiply 1.5 cm by this conversion factor to get the equivalent length in inches.

1.5 cm = 0.59055118 inches

## CM Definition

The metric system, which is based on multiples of ten, uses the unit of length known as CM. In accordance with its definition, 100 centimeters are equal to one meter. Smaller lengths or distances, such the length of an object, a person’s height, or the width of a room, are frequently measured in centimeters.

## Inches Definition

The imperial system, which is based on the units of inches, feet, and yards, uses inches as a unit of length in contrast. One inch is equal to one-twelfth of a foot or one-third of a yard. In the United States, the United Kingdom, and other nations that follow the imperial system, inches are frequently used to measure lengths.

## Formula To convert 1.5 CM to Inches

1.5 cm to inches may be converted using the formula:

0.59055118 inches are equal to 1.5 cm times 0.39370079 inches/cm.

Rounding to four decimal places, 1.5 cm is therefore equal to roughly 0.5906 inches.

One centimeter is equivalent to 0.39370079 inches thanks to the conversion factor between centimeters and inches of 0.39370079 inches/cm. You can multiply any length in centimeters by the conversion factor to get the equivalent length in inches.

## Example

Let’s say you want to know the length in inches of a pencil that is 1.5 cm long. 1.5 cm can be converted to inches using the following formula:

0.59055118 inches are equal to 1.5 cm times 0.39370079 inches/cm.

So, rounding to four decimal places indicates that the pencil is roughly 0.5906 inches long.

In contrast, you can apply the same technique in reverse to determine the length in centimetres of a pencil that is 0.6 inches long:

1.524 cm = 0.6 inches / 0.39370079 inches

Thus, rounding to three decimal places, the pencil’s length is roughly 1.524 cm.

## FAQs

### How many inches is 1.5 cm?

A centimetre is equivalent to 2.54 inches. As a result, you must divide the number of centimetres by 2.54 to convert it to inches.

In this instance, you would divide 1.5 by 2.54 to translate 1.5 cm to inches:

2.54 x 1.53 = 0.59 in (rounded to two decimal places)

Hence, 1.5 cm is equivalent to 0.59 inches.

### How big is 1.5 cm

A rather modest measurement, 1.5 cm. It is roughly equivalent to 0.59 inches, or slightly more than half an inch. The diameter of a penny, a common US coin, is 0.75 inches, or 1.91 cm, which is somewhat larger than 1.5 cm. The tip of a pencil, a small button, or a small pea are examples of everyday objects that are about 1.5 cm in size.

### How many millimeters is 1.5 inches?

The number of inches must be multiplied by 25.4 to convert from inches to millimetres (since 1 inch is equal to 25.4 millimeters).

In this instance, 1.5 inches would be converted to millimetres by multiplying by 25.4:

2.54 times 1.5 inches equals 38.1 millimetres.

Therefore 1.5 inches are equivalent to 38.1 millimetres (rounded to one decimal place).

## Centimeters To Inches Table

 Centimeters (cm) Inches (“) 1 cm to inches 0.393701 inches 1.2 cm to inches 0.472441 inches 1.5 cm to inches 0.590551 inches 1.7 cm to inches 0.669291 inches 1.8 cm to inches 0.708661 inches 10 cm to inches 3.93701 inches 10.5 cm to inches 4.13386 inches 100 cm to inches 39.3701 inches 102 cm to inches 40.1575 inches 103 cm to inches 40.5512 inches 104 cm to inches 40.9449 inches 105 cm to inches 41.3386 inches 106 cm to inches 41.7323 inches 107 cm to inches 42.1259 inches 109 cm to inches 42.9134 inches 11 cm to inches 4.33071 inches 11.6 cm to inches 4.56693 inches 110 cm to inches 43.3071 inches 112 cm to inches 44.0945 inches 114 cm to inches 44.8819 inches 115 cm to inches 45.2756 inches 116 cm to inches 45.6693 inches 117 cm to inches 46.063 inches 118 cm to inches 46.4567 inches 12 cm to inches 4.72441 inches 12.5 cm to inches 4.92126 inches 120 cm to inches 47.2441 inches 125 cm to inches 49.2126 inches 128 cm to inches 50.3937 inches 13 cm to inches 5.11811 inches 13.5 cm to inches 5.31496 inches 13.58 cm to inches 5.34764 inches 130 cm to inches 51.1811 inches 132 cm to inches 51.9685 inches 134 cm to inches 52.7559 inches 135 cm to inches 53.1496 inches 138 cm to inches 54.3307 inches 14 cm to inches 5.51181 inches 14.5 cm to inches 5.70866 inches 140 cm to inches 55.1181 inches 145 cm to inches 57.0866 inches 147 cm to inches 57.874 inches 148 cm to inches 58.2677 inches 15 cm to inches 5.90551 inches 15.5 cm to inches 6.10236 inches 150 cm to inches 59.0551 inches 152 cm to inches 59.8425 inches 153 cm to inches 60.2362 inches 155 cm to inches 61.0236 inches 156 cm to inches 61.4173 inches 157 cm to inches 61.811 inches 158 cm to inches 62.2047 inches 16 cm to inches 6.29921 inches 16.5 cm to inches 6.49606 inches 160 cm to inches 62.9921 inches 162 cm to inches 63.7795 inches 163 cm to inches 64.1732 inches 165 cm to inches 64.9606 inches 167 cm to inches 65.748 inches 168 cm to inches 66.1417 inches 17 cm to inches 6.69291 inches 17.5 cm to inches 6.88976 inches 17.61 cm to inches 6.93031 inches 170 cm to inches 66.9291 inches 172 cm to inches 67.7165 inches 173 cm to inches 68.1102 inches 175 cm to inches 68.8976 inches 178 cm to inches 70.0787 inches 18 cm to inches 7.08661 inches 18.5 cm to inches 7.28346 inches 180 cm to inches 70.8661 inches 182 cm to inches 71.6535 inches 185 cm to inches 72.8346 inches