## 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 842 feet into decimeters we have to multiply 842 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

842 ft → L(dm)

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

L(dm) = 842 ft × 3.048 dm

L(dm) = 2566.416 dm

The final result is:

842 ft → 2566.416 dm

We conclude that 842 feet is equivalent to 2566.416 decimeters:

842 feet = 2566.416 decimeters

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 decimeter is equal to 0.00038964844358826 × 842 feet.

Another way is saying that 842 feet is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00038964844358826 decimeters.

## Approximate result

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

842 ft ≅ 2566.416 dm

An alternative is also that one decimeter is approximately zero times eight hundred forty-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)
843 feet 2569.464 decimeters
844 feet 2572.512 decimeters
845 feet 2575.56 decimeters
846 feet 2578.608 decimeters
847 feet 2581.656 decimeters
848 feet 2584.704 decimeters
849 feet 2587.752 decimeters
850 feet 2590.8 decimeters
851 feet 2593.848 decimeters
852 feet 2596.896 decimeters