# Convert Knots to Meters Per Second

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

**Results in Meters Per Second:**

## How to Convert Knots to Meters Per Second Using an Easy Conversion Formula

Convert knots to meters per second with this simple formula:

Converting a knot speed measurement to a meter per second measurement involves multiplying your speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. A knot is equal to 0.514444 meters per second, so to convert simply multiply by 0.514444.

**For example:**

Knots and meters per second are both units used to measure speed.
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A knot is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as * kn*, for example 1 kn.
A meter per second is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as * m/sec*, for example 1 m/sec.
Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

## Knot Measurements and Equivalent Meter Per Second Conversions

Knots | Meters Per Second |
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1 kn | 0.514444 m/sec |

2 kn | 1.0289 m/sec |

3 kn | 1.5433 m/sec |

4 kn | 2.0578 m/sec |

5 kn | 2.5722 m/sec |

6 kn | 3.0867 m/sec |

7 kn | 3.6011 m/sec |

8 kn | 4.1156 m/sec |

9 kn | 4.63 m/sec |

10 kn | 5.1444 m/sec |

11 kn | 5.6589 m/sec |

12 kn | 6.1733 m/sec |

13 kn | 6.6878 m/sec |

14 kn | 7.2022 m/sec |

15 kn | 7.7167 m/sec |

16 kn | 8.2311 m/sec |

17 kn | 8.7456 m/sec |

18 kn | 9.26 m/sec |

19 kn | 9.7744 m/sec |

20 kn | 10.29 m/sec |

21 kn | 10.8 m/sec |

22 kn | 11.32 m/sec |

23 kn | 11.83 m/sec |

24 kn | 12.35 m/sec |

25 kn | 12.86 m/sec |

26 kn | 13.38 m/sec |

27 kn | 13.89 m/sec |

28 kn | 14.4 m/sec |

29 kn | 14.92 m/sec |

30 kn | 15.43 m/sec |

31 kn | 15.95 m/sec |

32 kn | 16.46 m/sec |

33 kn | 16.98 m/sec |

34 kn | 17.49 m/sec |

35 kn | 18.01 m/sec |

36 kn | 18.52 m/sec |

37 kn | 19.03 m/sec |

38 kn | 19.55 m/sec |

39 kn | 20.06 m/sec |

40 kn | 20.58 m/sec |

## More Speed Conversions

- Convert to Mach Speed
- 1 kn is equal to 0.0015 mach
- Convert to Speed Of Sound Speed
- 1 kn is equal to 0.0015 speed of sound
- Convert to Miles Per Hour Speed
- 1 kn is equal to 1.150779 miles per hour
- Convert to Feet Per Second Speed
- 1 kn is equal to 1.68781 feet per second
- Convert to Kilometers Per Second Speed
- 1 kn is equal to 0.000514 kilometers per second
- Convert to Kilometers Per Hour Speed
- 1 kn is equal to 1.852 kilometers per hour
- Convert to Centimeters Per Second Speed
- 1 kn is equal to 51.444444 centimeters per second