# Convert 842 mi to in

In this article I will show you how to convert 842 miles into inches. Throughout the explanation below I might also call it 842 mi to in. They are the same thing!

## How to Convert Miles to Inches

A mile is greater than a inch. I know that a mi is greater than a in because of something called conversion factors.

Put very simply, a conversion factor is a number that can be used to change one set of units to another, by multiplying or dividing it. So when we need to convert 842 miles into inches, we use a conversion factor to get the answer.

The conversion factor for mi to in is:

1 mi = 63359.842519685 in

Now that we know what the conversion factor is, we can easily calculate the conversion of 842 mi to in by multiplying `63359.842519685` by the number of miles we have, which is 842.

842 x 63359.842519685 = 53348987.401575 in

So, the answer to the question "what is 842 miles in inches?" is 53348987.401575 in.

## Miles to Inches Conversion Table

Below is a sample conversion table for mi to in:

Miles (mi) Inches (in)
0.01633.6
0.16335.98
163359.84
2126719.69
3190079.53
5316799.21
10633598.43
201267196.85
503167992.13
1006335984.25
100063359842.52

## Best Conversion Unit for 842 mi

Sometimes when you work with conversions from one unit to another, the numbers can get a little confusing. Especially when dealing with really large numbers.

I've also calculated what the best unit of measurement is for 842 mi.

To determine which unit is best, I decided to define that as being the unit of measurement which is as low as possible, without going below 1. Smaller numbers are more easily understood and can make it easier for you to understand the measurement.

The best unit of measurement I have found for 842 mi is nautical miles and the amount is 731.67617710583 nmi.