## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet to decimeters is 3.048, which means that 1 foot is equal to 3.048 decimeters:

1 ft = 3.048 dm

To convert 462 feet into decimeters we have to multiply 462 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from feet to decimeters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft → 3.048 dm

462 ft → L(dm)

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

L(dm) = 462 ft × 3.048 dm

L(dm) = 1408.176 dm

The final result is:

462 ft → 1408.176 dm

We conclude that 462 feet is equivalent to 1408.176 decimeters:

462 feet = 1408.176 decimeters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 decimeter is equal to 0.0007101385054141 × 462 feet.

Another way is saying that 462 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0007101385054141 decimeters.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that four hundred sixty-two feet is approximately one thousand four hundred eight point one seven six decimeters:

462 ft ≅ 1408.176 dm

An alternative is also that one decimeter is approximately zero point zero zero one times four hundred sixty-two feet.

## Conversion table

### feet to decimeters chart

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

feet (ft) decimeters (dm)
463 feet 1411.224 decimeters
464 feet 1414.272 decimeters
465 feet 1417.32 decimeters
466 feet 1420.368 decimeters
467 feet 1423.416 decimeters
468 feet 1426.464 decimeters
469 feet 1429.512 decimeters
470 feet 1432.56 decimeters
471 feet 1435.608 decimeters
472 feet 1438.656 decimeters