The conversion of 177 cm to feet and inches is 5 feet 9.685 inches or 69.685 inches. It is equal to 1.936 yards. One centimeter equals 0.39370079 inches, while 1 inch is equal to 2.54 cm. One hundred centimeters equal 1 meter, while 12 inches equal 1 foot.
The meter is used to measure length in the metric system, which is used in most of the world. The United States, Canada and the United Kingdom are the notable exceptions, as these countries most frequently use inches and feet to measure length. The metric system was constructed and published in France in 1795.