Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from inches to miles is 1.5782828282828E-5, which means that 1 inch is equal to 1.5782828282828E-5 miles:

1 in = 1.5782828282828E-5 mi

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

1 in → 1.5782828282828E-5 mi

42 in → L(mi)

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

L(mi) = 42 in × 1.5782828282828E-5 mi

L(mi) = 0.00066287878787879 mi

The final result is:

42 in → 0.00066287878787879 mi

We conclude that 42 inches is equivalent to 0.00066287878787879 miles:

42 inches = 0.00066287878787879 miles

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 mile is equal to 1508.5714285714 × 42 inches.

Another way is saying that 42 inches is equal to 1 ÷ 1508.5714285714 miles.

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 zero point zero zero one miles:

42 in ≅ 0.001 mi

An alternative is also that one mile is approximately one thousand five hundred eight point five seven one times forty-two inches.

Conversion table

inches to miles chart

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

inches (in) miles (mi)
43 inches 0.001 miles
44 inches 0.001 miles
45 inches 0.001 miles
46 inches 0.001 miles
47 inches 0.001 miles
48 inches 0.001 miles
49 inches 0.001 miles
50 inches 0.001 miles
51 inches 0.001 miles
52 inches 0.001 miles