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Convert Feet Per Second to Knots

Convert from feet per second to knots with this simple formula:
knots = feet per second × 0.592484
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1 Foot Per Second = 0.592484 Knots

Learn How to Convert Feet Per Second to Knots Using our Conversion Formula

Converting a foot per second speed measurement to a knot measurement involves multiplying your speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. A foot per second is equal to 0.592484 knots, so to convert simply multiply by 0.592484.

For example, 5ft/sec = (5 × 0.592484) = 2.962419kn.

Feet per second and knots are both units used to measure speed. Learn more about speed and find more speed measurement conversion calculators. A foot per second is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as ft/sec, for example 1ft/sec. A knot is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as kn, for example 1kn.

feet per second and knots are units used to measure speed
Convert Knots to Feet Per Second

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Foot Per Second Measurements and Equivalent Knot Conversions

Common foot per second values converted to the equivalent knot value
Feet Per Second Knots Feet Per Second Knots Feet Per Second Knots
1 0.592484 21 12.44 41 24.29
2 1.185 22 13.03 42 24.88
3 1.7775 23 13.63 43 25.48
4 2.3699 24 14.22 44 26.07
5 2.9624 25 14.81 45 26.66
6 3.5549 26 15.4 46 27.25
7 4.1474 27 16 47 27.85
8 4.7399 28 16.59 48 28.44
9 5.3324 29 17.18 49 29.03
10 5.9248 30 17.77 50 29.62
11 6.5173 31 18.37 51 30.22
12 7.1098 32 18.96 52 30.81
13 7.7023 33 19.55 53 31.4
14 8.2948 34 20.14 54 31.99
15 8.8873 35 20.74 55 32.59
16 9.4797 36 21.33 56 33.18
17 10.07 37 21.92 57 33.77
18 10.66 38 22.51 58 34.36
19 11.26 39 23.11 59 34.96
20 11.85 40 23.7 60 35.55