## Reticle Ranging Formulasby Linden B. (Lindy) SiskWritten February 6, 2008 |

This page shows ranging formulas for various reticles and dimensional units. Thanks to Robert Simeone, mathematician and rifleman, for compiling the formulas shown here.

(1) | Distance to Target(Yards) = |
Height of Target (Yards)Image Size(mils) |
* 1000 |

(2) | Distance to Target(Yards) = |
Height of Target (Inches)Image Size(mils) |
* 27.77 |

(3) | Distance to Target(Meters) = |
Height of Target (Inches)Image Size(mils) |
* 25.4 |

(4) | Distance to Target(Meters) = |
Height of Target (Meters)Image Size(mils) |
* 1000 |

(5) | Distance to Target(Meters) = |
Height of Target (cm)Image Size(mils) |
* 10 |

(6) | Distance to Target(Yards) = |
Height of Target (inches)Image Size(MOA) |
* 95.5 |

(7) | Distance to Target(Meters) = |
Height of Target (inches)Image Size(MOA) |
* 87.3 |

(8) | Distance to Target(Meters) = |
Height of Target (Meters)Image Size(MOA) |
* 3438 |

(9) | Distance to Target(Meters) = |
Height of Target (cm)Image Size(MOA) |
* 34.38 |

(10) | Distance to Target(Yards) = |
Height of Target (Inches)Image Size(IPHY) |
* 100 |

(11) | Distance to Target(Meters) = |
Height of Target (Inches)Image Size(IPHY) |
* 91.44 |

(12) | Distance to Target(Meters) = |
Height of Target (Meters)Image Size(IPHY) |
* 3600 |

(13) | Distance to Target(Meters) = |
Height of Target (cm)Image Size(IPHY) |
* 36 |

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