## 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 4.2 kilometers per hour into miles per hour we have to multiply 4.2 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

4.2 km/h → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 4.2 km/h × 0.62137119223783 mph

V(mph) = 2.6097590073989 mph

The final result is:

4.2 km/h → 2.6097590073989 mph

We conclude that 4.2 kilometers per hour is equivalent to 2.6097590073989 miles per hour:

4.2 kilometers per hour = 2.6097590073989 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 0.38317714285684 × 4.2 kilometers per hour.

Another way is saying that 4.2 kilometers per hour is equal to 1 ÷ 0.38317714285684 miles per hour.

## Approximate result

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

4.2 km/h ≅ 2.61 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point three eight three times four point two 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)
5.2 kilometers per hour 3.231 miles per hour
6.2 kilometers per hour 3.853 miles per hour
7.2 kilometers per hour 4.474 miles per hour
8.2 kilometers per hour 5.095 miles per hour
9.2 kilometers per hour 5.717 miles per hour
10.2 kilometers per hour 6.338 miles per hour
11.2 kilometers per hour 6.959 miles per hour
12.2 kilometers per hour 7.581 miles per hour
13.2 kilometers per hour 8.202 miles per hour
14.2 kilometers per hour 8.823 miles per hour