Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to meters is 0.3048, which means that 1 foot is equal to 0.3048 meters:

1 ft = 0.3048 m

To convert 42.3 feet into meters we have to multiply 42.3 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 0.3048 m

42.3 ft → L(m)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the length L in meters:

L(m) = 42.3 ft × 0.3048 m

L(m) = 12.89304 m

The final result is:

42.3 ft → 12.89304 m

We conclude that 42.3 feet is equivalent to 12.89304 meters:

42.3 feet = 12.89304 meters

42.3 feet is equal to 12.893 meters

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 0.077561226832462 × 42.3 feet.

Another way is saying that 42.3 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.077561226832462 meters.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that forty-two point three feet is approximately twelve point eight nine three meters:

42.3 ft ≅ 12.893 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately zero point zero seven eight times forty-two point three feet.

Conversion table

feet to meters chart

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

feet (ft) meters (m)
43.3 feet 13.198 meters
44.3 feet 13.503 meters
45.3 feet 13.807 meters
46.3 feet 14.112 meters
47.3 feet 14.417 meters
48.3 feet 14.722 meters
49.3 feet 15.027 meters
50.3 feet 15.331 meters
51.3 feet 15.636 meters
52.3 feet 15.941 meters