# Conversion Formulas - It's not rocket science!

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• Subject: Conversion Formulas - It's not rocket science!
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• Date: Tue, 01 Feb 2000 12:17:08 -0800
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```Perhaps this would be useful to have in your computer.

http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Miscellaneous/ConversionTables/conversion_table.html
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Title: CVO WebSite - Conversion Formulas

# Conversion Formulas

 Conversion Formulas BEGIN WITH FORMULA millimeters (mm) millimeters x 0.03937 = inches centimeters (cm) centimeter x 0.3937 = inches meters (m) meters x 3.281 = feet meters per second x 3.281 = feet per second square meters x 10.76 = square feet square meters x 1.196 = square yards square meters x 0.0002471 = square acres cubic meters x 35.31 = cubic feet cubic meters x 1.308 = cubic yard cubic meters x 0.0008107 = acre-feet cubic meters per second x 35.31 = cubic feet per second cubic meters per second x 15,850.00 = gallons per minute kilometers (km) kilometers x 0.6214 = miles square kilometers x 0.3861 = square miles cubic kilometers x 0.2399 = cubic miles inches (in) inches x 25.4 = millimeters inches x 2.54 = centimeters square inch x 6.4516 = square centimeters feet (ft) feet x 0.3048 = meters square feet x 0.09294 = square meters cubic feet x 0.02832 = cubic meters acre-foot x 1233 = cubic meters yard (yd) yard x 0.9144 = meters miles (mi) miles x 1603.3 = meters miles x 1.609 = kilometers square miles x 2.590 = square kilometers cubic miles x 4.168 = cubic kilometers acre-foot (acre-ft) acre-ft x 1233 = cubic meters microradian microradian x 0.02 = second of arc Temperature Conversions degrees Fahrenheit (F) degrees Celsius (C) (F - 32) x 5/9 = C (C x 1.8) + 32 = F (C x 2) - (C x 2 x 0.1) + 32 = F a) double the Celsius temperature b) subtract 10% of the doubled temperature c) add 32

URL for CVO HomePage is: <http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/home.html>