## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from kilometers to miles is 0.62137119223733, which means that 1 kilometer is equal to 0.62137119223733 miles:

1 km = 0.62137119223733 mi

To convert 72 kilometers into miles we have to multiply 72 by the conversion factor in order to get the length amount from kilometers to miles. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 km → 0.62137119223733 mi

72 km → L(mi)

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

L(mi) = 72 km × 0.62137119223733 mi

L(mi) = 44.738725841088 mi

The final result is:

72 km → 44.738725841088 mi

We conclude that 72 kilometers is equivalent to 44.738725841088 miles:

72 kilometers = 44.738725841088 miles

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 mile is equal to 0.022352 × 72 kilometers.

Another way is saying that 72 kilometers is equal to 1 ÷ 0.022352 miles.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that seventy-two kilometers is approximately forty-four point seven three nine miles:

72 km ≅ 44.739 mi

An alternative is also that one mile is approximately zero point zero two two times seventy-two kilometers.

## Conversion table

### kilometers to miles chart

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

kilometers (km) miles (mi)
73 kilometers 45.36 miles
74 kilometers 45.981 miles
75 kilometers 46.603 miles
76 kilometers 47.224 miles
77 kilometers 47.846 miles
78 kilometers 48.467 miles
79 kilometers 49.088 miles
80 kilometers 49.71 miles
81 kilometers 50.331 miles
82 kilometers 50.952 miles