## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from kilometers per hour to miles per hour is 0.62137119223783, which means that 1 kilometer per hour is equal to 0.62137119223783 miles per hour:

1 km/h = 0.62137119223783 mph

To convert 117 kilometers per hour into miles per hour we have to multiply 117 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from kilometers per hour to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 km/h → 0.62137119223783 mph

117 km/h → V(mph)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in miles per hour:

V(mph) = 117 km/h × 0.62137119223783 mph

V(mph) = 72.700429491826 mph

The final result is:

117 km/h → 72.700429491826 mph

We conclude that 117 kilometers per hour is equivalent to 72.700429491826 miles per hour:

117 kilometers per hour = 72.700429491826 miles per hour

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 mile per hour is equal to 0.013755076923066 × 117 kilometers per hour.

Another way is saying that 117 kilometers per hour is equal to 1 ÷ 0.013755076923066 miles per hour.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one hundred seventeen kilometers per hour is approximately seventy-two point seven miles per hour:

117 km/h ≅ 72.7 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero one four times one hundred seventeen kilometers per hour.

## Conversion table

### kilometers per hour to miles per hour chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from kilometers per hour to miles per hour

kilometers per hour (km/h) miles per hour (mph)
118 kilometers per hour 73.322 miles per hour
119 kilometers per hour 73.943 miles per hour
120 kilometers per hour 74.565 miles per hour
121 kilometers per hour 75.186 miles per hour
122 kilometers per hour 75.807 miles per hour
123 kilometers per hour 76.429 miles per hour
124 kilometers per hour 77.05 miles per hour
125 kilometers per hour 77.671 miles per hour
126 kilometers per hour 78.293 miles per hour
127 kilometers per hour 78.914 miles per hour