## Unit Converter

## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from inches to meters is 0.0254, which means that 1 inch is equal to 0.0254 meters:

1 in = 0.0254 m

To convert 42 inches into meters we have to multiply 42 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from inches to meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 in → 0.0254 m

42 in → L_{(m)}

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

L_{(m)} = 42 in × 0.0254 m

L_{(m)} = 1.0668 m

The final result is:

42 in → 1.0668 m

We conclude that **42 inches is equivalent to 1.0668 meters**:

42 inches = 1.0668 meters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 meter is equal to 0.93738282714661 × 42 inches**.

Another way is saying that *42 inches is equal to 1 ÷ 0.93738282714661 meters*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **forty-two inches is approximately one point zero six seven meters**:

42 in ≅ 1.067 m

An alternative is also that *one meter is approximately zero point nine three seven times forty-two inches*.

## Conversion table

### inches to meters chart

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

inches (in) | meters (m) |
---|---|

43 inches | 1.092 meters |

44 inches | 1.118 meters |

45 inches | 1.143 meters |

46 inches | 1.168 meters |

47 inches | 1.194 meters |

48 inches | 1.219 meters |

49 inches | 1.245 meters |

50 inches | 1.27 meters |

51 inches | 1.295 meters |

52 inches | 1.321 meters |