# 42 seconds in hours

## Conversion

42 seconds is equivalent to 0.0116666666666667 hours.

## Conversion formula How to convert 42 seconds to hours?

We know (by definition) that: $1\mathrm{sec}\approx 0.00027777778\mathrm{hr}$

We can set up a proportion to solve for the number of hours.

$1 ⁢ sec 42 ⁢ sec ≈ 0.00027777778 ⁢ hr x ⁢ hr$

Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown $x$:

$x\mathrm{hr}\approx \frac{42\mathrm{sec}}{1\mathrm{sec}}*0.00027777778\mathrm{hr}\to x\mathrm{hr}\approx 0.011666666760000001\mathrm{hr}$

Conclusion: $42 ⁢ sec ≈ 0.011666666760000001 ⁢ hr$ ## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that 1 hour is equal to 85.7142857142857 times 42 seconds.

It can also be expressed as: 42 seconds is equal to $\frac{1}{\mathrm{85.7142857142857}}$ hours.

## Approximation

An approximate numerical result would be: forty-two seconds is about zero point zero one hours, or alternatively, a hour is about eighty-five point seven zero times forty-two seconds.

## Footnotes

 The precision is 15 significant digits (fourteen digits to the right of the decimal point).

Results may contain small errors due to the use of floating point arithmetic.

Was it helpful? Share it!