Speedometers are used in vehicles to measure speed

Convert Meters Per Second to Knots

Convert from meters per second to knots with this simple formula:
knots = meters per second × 1.943844
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1 Meter Per Second = 1.943844 Knots

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

Converting a meter per second speed measurement to a knot measurement involves multiplying your speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. A meter per second is equal to 1.943844 knots, so to convert simply multiply by 1.943844.

For example, 5m/sec = (5 × 1.943844) = 9.719222kn.

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

meters per second and knots are units used to measure speed
Convert Knots to Meters Per Second

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Meter Per Second Measurements and Equivalent Knot Conversions

Common meter per second values converted to the equivalent knot value
Meters Per Second Knots Meters Per Second Knots Meters Per Second Knots
1 1.9438 21 40.82 41 79.7
2 3.8877 22 42.76 42 81.64
3 5.8315 23 44.71 43 83.59
4 7.7754 24 46.65 44 85.53
5 9.7192 25 48.6 45 87.47
6 11.66 26 50.54 46 89.42
7 13.61 27 52.48 47 91.36
8 15.55 28 54.43 48 93.3
9 17.49 29 56.37 49 95.25
10 19.44 30 58.32 50 97.19
11 21.38 31 60.26 51 99.14
12 23.33 32 62.2 52 101.08
13 25.27 33 64.15 53 103.02
14 27.21 34 66.09 54 104.97
15 29.16 35 68.03 55 106.91
16 31.1 36 69.98 56 108.86
17 33.05 37 71.92 57 110.8
18 34.99 38 73.87 58 112.74
19 36.93 39 75.81 59 114.69
20 38.88 40 77.75 60 116.63