# Free fall (distance and velocity) Calculator

## Calculates the free fall distance and velocity without air resistance from the free fall time. | ||

- Purpose of use
- Determine how high bombers were flying in a clip from ww2 that showed the bombs from drop to impact.

[1] 2018/12/07 11:48 Male / 30 years old level / High-school/ University/ Grad student / Useful /

- Purpose of use
- Calculating velocity target for retro-rocket burn to slow a decoupled stage enough for proper chute deployment. =-)
- Comment/Request
- Thanks so much for making this available! =-)

[2] 2018/11/18 03:27 Female / 40 years old level / Others / Very /

- Purpose of use
- Did some rough estimation for how long a couple were in free fall when they fell from Yosemite national park from a height of 800 feet as just reported on the news.

[3] 2018/10/30 22:51 Male / 30 years old level / An engineer / Very /

- Purpose of use
- To find out how many floors of WTC7 were missing for it to free fall for 2.28 seconds

[4] 2018/10/24 04:18 Male / 60 years old level or over / Others / Very /

- Purpose of use
- How far will crane drop load if it takes 1/2 second for brake to come on.

[5] 2018/10/22 05:39 Male / 50 years old level / An engineer / Useful /

- Purpose of use
- I needed to fail test some manufactured products at a specific velocity. This calculator allowed me to determine how far a weight must drop in order to reach the required test velocity.

[6] 2018/09/30 07:09 Male / 40 years old level / Self-employed people / Very /

- Purpose of use
- Saw a gif of a man jumping from an extremely high point. Wanted to know how far he fell based on the time of the jump.

[7] 2018/09/13 05:39 Male / 30 years old level / An office worker / A public employee / Very /

- Purpose of use
- Calculate how deep Tartarus is as described in Hessiod''s Theogony, based on the description of an anvil taking nine days to reach the bottom of Tartarus.

[8] 2018/09/04 04:25 Male / Under 20 years old / High-school/ University/ Grad student / Very /

- Purpose of use
- Determining how long it would take for a character to fall from a 300ft high stone tower in a fantasy roleplaying game

[9] 2018/08/26 11:56 Male / 20 years old level / Others / Very /

- Purpose of use
- To estimate the height of 26m basketball shot.

[10] 2018/08/13 08:50 Male / 30 years old level / An office worker / A public employee / Useful /

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