## How much does a 223 drop in 300 yards?

223 Remington ~ 55 Grain ~ Trajectory Chart

Range (Yards) | Velocity (Ft/Sec) | Bullet Path (inches) |
---|---|---|

200 | 2502.4 | 0 |

300 | 2168.2 | -7.01 |

400 | 1850.2 | -21.48 |

500 | 1548.3 | -46.24 |

## How much does a 223 drop at 700 yards?

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Range | Drop (inches) | Velocity |
---|---|---|

A | A | |

650 | -155.5388 | 1033 |

700 | -200.7333 | 981 |

750 | -255.1502 | 937 |

**What is ballistic coefficient of a 223?**

223 Remington ballistic table is for 62 grain Hornady Black with a ballistic coefficient of . 274.

**How much does 223 drop 200 yards?**

at 200 yards it would be at 4.89 feet above the ground 5.5–4.89=0.61ft or 7.32 inches of drop at 200 yards.

### How fast does a 223 bullet travel mph?

.223 Remington

Bullet mass/type | Velocity | Energy |
---|---|---|

36 gr (2 g) JHP | 3,750 ft/s (1,140 m/s) | 959 ft⋅lbf (1,300 J) |

55 gr (4 g) Nosler ballistic tip | 3,240 ft/s (990 m/s) | 1,265 ft⋅lbf (1,715 J) |

60 gr (4 g) Nosler partition | 3,160 ft/s (960 m/s) | 1,325 ft⋅lbf (1,796 J) |

69 gr (4 g) BTHP | 2,950 ft/s (900 m/s) | 1,338 ft⋅lbf (1,814 J) |

### How fast does a 223 bullet drop?

In the US Army, the cartridge is referred to as “Cartridge, 5.56 mm ball M193”. The 5.56×45mm NATO was also developed from the 223 Remington….. 223 Remington.

Bullet mass/type | Velocity | Energy |
---|---|---|

55 gr (4 g) Nosler ballistic tip | 3,240 ft/s (990 m/s) | 1,265 ft⋅lbf (1,715 J) |

**What is the best grain bullet for 223?**

The Best . 223 Deer Hunting Loads

- The VOR-TX 55-grain TSX.
- The Federal 60-grain Nosler Partition.
- The Black Hills 62-grain Barnes TSX.
- The Remington 62-grain Hypersonic Bonded Core-Lokt Ultra.
- The Federal 62-grain Fusion.
- The Federal 62-grain Trophy Bonded Tipped.
- The Winchester 64-grain Power Point.

**What is the highest grain bullet for 223?**

## What caliber is a 223 bullet?

.223 is a the caliber of the military 556×45 mm round. The bullet is larger, .003 inches in diameter, and is longer coming to a point and is copper jacketed, making the bullet more solid and is generally heavier, from 40–90 grains 2.6 – 5.8 grams.

## How do you calculate bullet drop?

Ignore wind resistance to calculate the distance traveled by a bullet using the simple formula: x = v 0x√2h ÷ g. Where (v 0x) is its starting speed, (h) is the height it’s fired from and (g) is the acceleration due to gravity. This formula incorporates drag:

**What is the muzzle velocity of a 223?**

The specification included a Remington-designed bullet and the use of IMR4475 powder, which resulted in a muzzle velocity of 3,250 ft/s and a chamber pressure of 52,000 psi. [3] In the spring of 1962, Remington submitted the specifications of the .223 Remington to the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute (SAAMI).

**What is 223 ammo used for?**

The 5.56/.223 ammo is an American cartridge, designed for the revolutionary American AR-15 rifle. The AR-15 rifle has been designed for competition, recreation, and varmint hunting, and is also being used with impressive results to hunt medium-sized game as well as for personal defense.