# Convert Knots to Feet Per Second

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

Converting a knot speed measurement to a foot per second measurement involves multiplying your speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. A knot is equal to 1.68781 feet per second, so to convert simply multiply by 1.68781.

For example, 5kn = (5 × 1.68781) = 8.439049ft/sec.

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

## More Speed Conversions

- Convert to Mach Speed
- 1kn is equal to 0.0015 mach
- Convert to Speed Of Sound Speed
- 1kn is equal to 0.0015 speed of sound
- Convert to Miles Per Hour Speed
- 1kn is equal to 1.150779 miles per hour
- Convert to Kilometers Per Second Speed
- 1kn is equal to 0.000514 kilometers per second
- Convert to Kilometers Per Hour Speed
- 1kn is equal to 1.852 kilometers per hour
- Convert to Meters Per Second Speed
- 1kn is equal to 0.514444 meters per second
- Convert to Centimeters Per Second Speed
- 1kn is equal to 51.444444 centimeters per second

## Knot Measurements and Equivalent Foot Per Second Conversions

Knots | Feet Per Second | Knots | Feet Per Second | Knots | Feet Per Second |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

1 | 1.6878 | 21 | 35.44 | 41 | 69.2 |

2 | 3.3756 | 22 | 37.13 | 42 | 70.89 |

3 | 5.0634 | 23 | 38.82 | 43 | 72.58 |

4 | 6.7512 | 24 | 40.51 | 44 | 74.26 |

5 | 8.439 | 25 | 42.2 | 45 | 75.95 |

6 | 10.13 | 26 | 43.88 | 46 | 77.64 |

7 | 11.81 | 27 | 45.57 | 47 | 79.33 |

8 | 13.5 | 28 | 47.26 | 48 | 81.01 |

9 | 15.19 | 29 | 48.95 | 49 | 82.7 |

10 | 16.88 | 30 | 50.63 | 50 | 84.39 |

11 | 18.57 | 31 | 52.32 | 51 | 86.08 |

12 | 20.25 | 32 | 54.01 | 52 | 87.77 |

13 | 21.94 | 33 | 55.7 | 53 | 89.45 |

14 | 23.63 | 34 | 57.39 | 54 | 91.14 |

15 | 25.32 | 35 | 59.07 | 55 | 92.83 |

16 | 27 | 36 | 60.76 | 56 | 94.52 |

17 | 28.69 | 37 | 62.45 | 57 | 96.21 |

18 | 30.38 | 38 | 64.14 | 58 | 97.89 |

19 | 32.07 | 39 | 65.82 | 59 | 99.58 |

20 | 33.76 | 40 | 67.51 | 60 | 101.27 |