Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to kilometers per hour is 1.0972799999991, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 1.0972799999991 kilometers per hour:

1 ft/s = 1.0972799999991 km/h

To convert 242 feet per second into kilometers per hour we have to multiply 242 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to kilometers per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 1.0972799999991 km/h

242 ft/s → V(km/h)

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

V(km/h) = 242 ft/s × 1.0972799999991 km/h

V(km/h) = 265.54175999979 km/h

The final result is:

242 ft/s → 265.54175999979 km/h

We conclude that 242 feet per second is equivalent to 265.54175999979 kilometers per hour:

242 feet per second = 265.54175999979 kilometers per hour

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilometer per hour is equal to 0.0037658860135626 × 242 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 242 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0037658860135626 kilometers per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two hundred forty-two feet per second is approximately two hundred sixty-five point five four two kilometers per hour:

242 ft/s ≅ 265.542 km/h

An alternative is also that one kilometer per hour is approximately zero point zero zero four times two hundred forty-two feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to kilometers per hour chart

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

feet per second (ft/s) kilometers per hour (km/h)
243 feet per second 266.639 kilometers per hour
244 feet per second 267.736 kilometers per hour
245 feet per second 268.834 kilometers per hour
246 feet per second 269.931 kilometers per hour
247 feet per second 271.028 kilometers per hour
248 feet per second 272.125 kilometers per hour
249 feet per second 273.223 kilometers per hour
250 feet per second 274.32 kilometers per hour
251 feet per second 275.417 kilometers per hour
252 feet per second 276.515 kilometers per hour