ConvertOctopus

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