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 8.4 inches into meters we have to multiply 8.4 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

8.4 in → L(m)

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

L(m) = 8.4 in × 0.0254 m

L(m) = 0.21336 m

The final result is:

8.4 in → 0.21336 m

We conclude that 8.4 inches is equivalent to 0.21336 meters:

8.4 inches = 0.21336 meters

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter is equal to 4.686914135733 × 8.4 inches.

Another way is saying that 8.4 inches is equal to 1 ÷ 4.686914135733 meters.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that eight point four inches is approximately zero point two one three meters:

8.4 in ≅ 0.213 m

An alternative is also that one meter is approximately four point six eight seven times eight point four 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)
9.4 inches 0.239 meters
10.4 inches 0.264 meters
11.4 inches 0.29 meters
12.4 inches 0.315 meters
13.4 inches 0.34 meters
14.4 inches 0.366 meters
15.4 inches 0.391 meters
16.4 inches 0.417 meters
17.4 inches 0.442 meters
18.4 inches 0.467 meters