## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from hours to minutes is 60, which means that 1 hour is equal to 60 minutes:

1 hr = 60 min

To convert 1242 hours into minutes we have to multiply 1242 by the conversion factor in order to get the time amount from hours to minutes. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 hr → 60 min

1242 hr → T(min)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the time T in minutes:

T(min) = 1242 hr × 60 min

T(min) = 74520 min

The final result is:

1242 hr → 74520 min

We conclude that 1242 hours is equivalent to 74520 minutes:

1242 hours = 74520 minutes ## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 minute is equal to 1.3419216317767E-5 × 1242 hours.

Another way is saying that 1242 hours is equal to 1 ÷ 1.3419216317767E-5 minutes.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one thousand two hundred forty-two hours is approximately seventy-four thousand five hundred twenty minutes:

1242 hr ≅ 74520 min

An alternative is also that one minute is approximately zero times one thousand two hundred forty-two hours.

## Conversion table

### hours to minutes chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from hours to minutes

hours (hr) minutes (min)
1243 hours 74580 minutes
1244 hours 74640 minutes
1245 hours 74700 minutes
1246 hours 74760 minutes
1247 hours 74820 minutes
1248 hours 74880 minutes
1249 hours 74940 minutes
1250 hours 75000 minutes
1251 hours 75060 minutes
1252 hours 75120 minutes