Tarkov Ballistics

5.56x45mm M856A1

A 5.56x45mm NATO M856A1 cartridge with a 3.6 gram copper alloy core tracer bullet with a copper jacket, in a brass case; intended for target designation and fire adjustment in battle (Trace color: Red). This cartridge was designed to provide tracing capabilities when used in conjunction with the 5.56x45mm NATO M855A1 cartridge and have a similar ballistic performance, being able to pierce basic body ballistic protections, as well as providing excellent results against intermediate models, however, it has a high probability of bouncing off various surfaces.
Properties
Muzzle Velocity   940 m/s
Damage   54
Penetration Power   37
Ballistic Coefficient   0.269
TrajectoryRange (m)Drop (m)-15-10-5002004006008001000
EnergyRange (m)Vf0.00.20.40.60.81.002004006008001000
Range Card
Range Velocity Damage Penetration Power Drop Time Of Flight
100 m 818.25 m/s 50.51 34.61 -0 cm 0.12 s
200 m 711.21 m/s 47.43 32.5 -14.97 cm 0.26 s
300 m 608.02 m/s 44.47 30.47 -49.11 cm 0.41 s
400 m 497.55 m/s 41.3 28.3 -110.18 cm 0.59 s
500 m 402.23 m/s 38.56 26.42 -209.44 cm 0.81 s
600 m 348.9 m/s 37.03 25.37 -371.92 cm 1.08 s
700 m 317.24 m/s 36.12 24.75 -612.94 cm 1.38 s
800 m 293.87 m/s 35.45 24.29 -954.79 cm 1.71 s
900 m 275.28 m/s 34.91 23.92 -1,405.65 cm 2.06 s
1000 m 259.18 m/s 34.45 23.61 -1,997.29 cm 2.43 s