Ballistic Trajectory Calculator

Use this ballistic calculator in order to calculate the flight path of a bullet given the shooting parameters that meet your conditions. This calculator will produce a ballistic trajectory chart that shows the bullet drop, bullet energy, windage, and velocity. It will a produce a line graph showing the bullet drop and flight path of the bullet. By adding trajectories to the panel on the right you may produce charts and graphs that show the different trajectories side by side. This can be useful in comparing cartridges or loads.

Single Trajectory Graph & Chart [?]
Drag Function: [?]
Ballistic Coefficient:[?]
Bullet Weight: [?] (gr)
Initial Velocity: [?] (fps)
Zero Range: [?] (yd)
Sight Height: [?] (in)
Shooting Angle: [?] (deg)
Wind Speed: [?] (mph)
Wind Angle: [?] (deg)
Correct for Atmosphere: [?]
Altitude: [?] (ft)
Temperature: [?] (F)
Barometric Pressure:[?] (hg)
Relative Humidity: [?] (%)
Show Sound Barrier: [?]
Chart Range: [?] (yd)
Chart Step Size: [?] (yd)
Multiple Trajectory Graph [?]
Trajectories
Width: (px)
Height: (px)
Range: (yd)
Chart Step Size: (yd)
Label:
Chart Column Customization [?]

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30-06 180gr Sierra Matchking Ballistic Trajectory Chart
Drag Function: G1
Ballistic Coefficient: 0.475
Bullet Weight: 180 gr
Initial Velocity: 2750 fps
Sight Height : 1.5 in
Shooting Angle: 0°
Wind Speed: 10 mph
Wind Angle: 90°
Zero Range: 100 yd
Chart Range: 1000 yd
Maximum Range: 5926 yd
Step Size: 25 yd
International Standard Atmosphere
Altitude: Sea Level (0 ft)
Barometric Pressure: 29.92 Hg
Temperature: 59° F
Relative Humidity: 50%
Speed of Sound: 1116 fps

Range Elevation Elevation Elevation Windage Windage Windage Time Energy Vel[x+y]
(yd) (in) (MOA) (MIL) (in) (MOA) (MIL) (s) (ft.lbf) (ft/s)
0 -1.50 0.00 0.00 0.03 0.00 0.00 0.00 3023 2750
25 -0.66 2.51 0.73 0.08 0.29 0.08 0.03 2918 2702
50 -0.13 0.25 0.07 0.21 0.39 0.11 0.06 2816 2654
75 0.09 -0.12 -0.04 0.42 0.54 0.16 0.08 2718 2607
100 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.73 0.70 0.20 0.11 2622 2561
125 -0.43 0.33 0.09 1.13 0.87 0.25 0.14 2529 2515
150 -1.20 0.76 0.22 1.63 1.04 0.30 0.17 2438 2470
175 -2.32 1.27 0.37 2.23 1.21 0.35 0.20 2350 2424
200 -3.82 1.82 0.53 2.92 1.39 0.41 0.23 2264 2380
225 -5.70 2.42 0.70 3.72 1.58 0.46 0.27 2181 2336
250 -7.98 3.05 0.89 4.63 1.77 0.51 0.30 2100 2292
275 -10.67 3.70 1.08 5.64 1.96 0.57 0.33 2022 2249
300 -13.79 4.39 1.28 6.77 2.15 0.63 0.37 1945 2206
325 -17.36 5.10 1.48 8.01 2.35 0.68 0.40 1871 2164
350 -21.39 5.83 1.70 9.37 2.56 0.74 0.44 1800 2122
375 -25.91 6.59 1.92 10.86 2.76 0.80 0.47 1730 2080
400 -30.92 7.38 2.15 12.47 2.97 0.87 0.51 1663 2040
425 -36.46 8.19 2.38 14.20 3.19 0.93 0.54 1597 1999
450 -42.55 9.03 2.63 16.07 3.41 0.99 0.58 1534 1959
475 -49.20 9.89 2.88 18.08 3.63 1.06 0.62 1473 1920
500 -56.43 10.78 3.13 20.23 3.86 1.12 0.66 1414 1881
525 -64.29 11.69 3.40 22.52 4.10 1.19 0.70 1357 1842
550 -72.78 12.63 3.68 24.96 4.33 1.26 0.74 1301 1804
575 -81.94 13.61 3.96 27.56 4.58 1.33 0.78 1248 1767
600 -91.80 14.61 4.25 30.31 4.82 1.40 0.83 1197 1730
625 -102.38 15.64 4.55 33.22 5.07 1.48 0.87 1147 1694
650 -113.73 16.70 4.86 36.30 5.33 1.55 0.92 1100 1659
675 -125.86 17.80 5.18 39.54 5.59 1.63 0.96 1054 1624
700 -138.81 18.93 5.51 42.96 5.86 1.70 1.01 1010 1590
725 -152.62 20.10 5.85 46.55 6.13 1.78 1.06 968 1556
750 -167.34 21.30 6.20 50.33 6.41 1.86 1.10 927 1523
775 -182.99 22.54 6.56 54.29 6.69 1.95 1.15 888 1491
800 -199.61 23.82 6.93 58.44 6.98 2.03 1.20 851 1459
825 -217.26 25.14 7.31 62.79 7.27 2.11 1.26 816 1429
850 -235.97 26.51 7.71 67.33 7.56 2.20 1.31 782 1399
875 -255.79 27.91 8.12 72.07 7.86 2.29 1.36 750 1370
900 -276.77 29.36 8.54 77.01 8.17 2.38 1.42 719 1341
925 -298.95 30.86 8.98 82.15 8.48 2.47 1.48 690 1314
950 -322.40 32.41 9.43 87.50 8.80 2.56 1.53 663 1288
975 -347.15 34.00 9.89 93.06 9.11 2.65 1.59 637 1262
1000 -373.27 35.64 10.37 98.82 9.44 2.75 1.65 613 1238
shooting chronograph

Keep in mind this is an approximation and although it is quite accurate it should never replace first-hand experience of shooting your specific firearm and ammunition to determine the bullet drop and windage at different ranges and conditions. To make it as accurate as possible, it is important that you input the most accurate information that represents shooting conditions, your firearm, and cartridge. The two most important variables are the Initial Velocity and the Ballistic Coefficient. If you do not have a Shooting Chronograph, I strongly suggest you purchase one. It is a great investment if you want to get into long range shooting and will be especially useful if you handload.

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