knot to metre per second conversion

Conversion number between knot [kn] and metre per second [m/s] is 0.51444444444444. This means, that knot is smaller unit than metre per second.

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Enter the number in knot:

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 [kn]
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in metre per second

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 precision 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [info] Decimal: Exponential:

Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 knot = (exactly) ((1852/3600)) / (1) = 0.51444444444444 metre per second
• 1 metre per second = (exactly) (1) / ((1852/3600)) = 1.9438444924406 knot
• ? knot × ((1852/3600)  ("m/s"/"knot")) / (1  ("m/s"/"metre per second")) = ? metre per second

High precision conversion

If conversion between knot to metre-per-second and metre-per-second to metre per second is exactly definied, high precision conversion from knot to metre per second is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

knot
Result in metre per second:
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knot to metre per second conversion chart

 Start value: [knot] Step size [knot] How many lines? (max 100)

visual:
knotmetre per second
00
105.1444444444444
2010.288888888889
3015.433333333333
4020.577777777778
5025.722222222222
6030.866666666667
7036.011111111111
8041.155555555556
9046.3
10051.444444444444
11056.588888888889
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Details about knot and metre per second units:

Convert Knot to other unit:

knot

Definition of knot unit: ≡ 1852 m / 1 h. International knot is a speed equivalent to nautical mile (1852 m) per hour. The speed unit used in the field of shipping and aviation.

Convert Metre per second to other unit:

metre per second

Definition of metre per second unit: ≡ 1 m / 1 s. Derived SI unit, although in everyday life km/h or mph is a more common unit. How many metres a body moves in a second. The speed of a walking person is approx. 1.4 m/s. ← Back to Speed units 