The length of 59 inches equals 149.86 centimeters. One inch is equivalent to 2.5400 centimeters, so it is calculated by multiplying 59 by 2.5400.
For example, 3 inches converted to centimeters is calculated by 3 inches x 2.5400, which results in 7.6200 centimeters. One centimeter is also equal to 10 millimeters. Milliliters, centimeters and inches are all used to measure the length of objects including humans. The inch was accepted internationally as an official unit of measurement in 1959.
To convert centimeters to inches, the formula is centimeters x 0.39. For instance, 59 centimeters x .039 is equal to 23.2 inches.