# Convert Kilometers Per Second to Meters Per Second

Enter your kilometer per second value in the form below to get the value calculated in meters per second.

**Results in Meters Per Second:**

## How to Convert Kilometers Per Second to Meters Per Second

Convert kilometers per second to meters per second with this simple formula:

Converting a kilometer per second speed measurement to a meter per second measurement involves multiplying the speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. One kilometer per second is equal to 1,000 meters per second, so to convert simply multiply by 1,000.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 kilometers per second to meters per second using the formula above.

Kilometers per second and meters per second are both units used to measure speed.
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Kilometers per second is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as *km/s*, for example 1 km/s.
Meters per second is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as *m/s*, for example 1 m/s.
Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

## Kilometer Per Second Measurements and Equivalent Meter Per Second Conversions

Kilometers Per Second | Meters Per Second |
---|---|

1 km/s | 1,000 m/s |

2 km/s | 2,000 m/s |

3 km/s | 3,000 m/s |

4 km/s | 4,000 m/s |

5 km/s | 5,000 m/s |

6 km/s | 6,000 m/s |

7 km/s | 7,000 m/s |

8 km/s | 8,000 m/s |

9 km/s | 9,000 m/s |

10 km/s | 10,000 m/s |

11 km/s | 11,000 m/s |

12 km/s | 12,000 m/s |

13 km/s | 13,000 m/s |

14 km/s | 14,000 m/s |

15 km/s | 15,000 m/s |

16 km/s | 16,000 m/s |

17 km/s | 17,000 m/s |

18 km/s | 18,000 m/s |

19 km/s | 19,000 m/s |

20 km/s | 20,000 m/s |

21 km/s | 21,000 m/s |

22 km/s | 22,000 m/s |

23 km/s | 23,000 m/s |

24 km/s | 24,000 m/s |

25 km/s | 25,000 m/s |

26 km/s | 26,000 m/s |

27 km/s | 27,000 m/s |

28 km/s | 28,000 m/s |

29 km/s | 29,000 m/s |

30 km/s | 30,000 m/s |

31 km/s | 31,000 m/s |

32 km/s | 32,000 m/s |

33 km/s | 33,000 m/s |

34 km/s | 34,000 m/s |

35 km/s | 35,000 m/s |

36 km/s | 36,000 m/s |

37 km/s | 37,000 m/s |

38 km/s | 38,000 m/s |

39 km/s | 39,000 m/s |

40 km/s | 40,000 m/s |

## More Kilometer Per Second Speed Conversions

- Convert to Knots
- 1 km/s is equal to 1,943.84 knots
- Convert to Mach
- 1 km/s is equal to 2.915452 mach
- Convert to Speed Of Sound
- 1 km/s is equal to 2.915452 speed of sound
- Convert to Speed Of Light
- 1 km/s is equal to 3.3356E-6 speed of light
- Convert to Miles Per Hour
- 1 km/s is equal to 2,236.94 miles per hour
- Convert to Feet Per Second
- 1 km/s is equal to 3,280.84 feet per second
- Convert to Kilometers Per Hour
- 1 km/s is equal to 3,600 kilometers per hour
- Convert to Centimeters Per Second
- 1 km/s is equal to 100,000 centimeters per second