Convert Meters Per Second to Speed Of Sound

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1 m/s = 0.002915 sound

How to Convert Meters Per Second to Speed Of Sound

Speedometers are used in vehicles to measure speed

To convert a meter per second measurement to a speed of sound measurement, multiply the speed by the conversion ratio. One meter per second is equal to 0.002915 speed of sound, so use this simple formula to convert:

speed of sound = meters per second × 0.002915

The speed in speed of sound is equal to the meters per second multiplied by 0.002915.

For example, here's how to convert 5 meters per second to speed of sound using the formula above.
5 m/s = (5 × 0.002915) = 0.014577 sound

Meters per second and speed of sound are both units used to measure speed. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Meters Per Second

Meters per second are a measurement of speed expressing the distance travelled in meters in one second.

The meter per second, or metre per second, is the SI derived unit for speed in the metric system. Meters per second can be abbreviated as m/s, and are also sometimes abbreviated as m/sec. For example, 1 meter per second can be written as 1 m/s or 1 m/sec.

Meters per second can be expressed using the formula:
vm/s = dmtsec

The velocity in meters per second is equal to the distance in meters divided by time in seconds.

Speed Of Sound

The speed of sound is the distance a sound wave travels through an elastic medium. The speed of sound through air at 20 °C is equal to 343 meters per second, or roughly 767 miles per hour.

Speed of sound can be abbreviated as sound, for example 1 speed of sound can be written as 1 sound.

Meter Per Second Measurements and Equivalent Speed Of Sound Conversions

Common meter per second values converted to the equivalent speed of sound value
Meters Per Second Speed Of Sound
1 m/s 0.002915 sound
2 m/s 0.005831 sound
3 m/s 0.008746 sound
4 m/s 0.011662 sound
5 m/s 0.014577 sound
6 m/s 0.017493 sound
7 m/s 0.020408 sound
8 m/s 0.023324 sound
9 m/s 0.026239 sound
10 m/s 0.029155 sound
11 m/s 0.03207 sound
12 m/s 0.034985 sound
13 m/s 0.037901 sound
14 m/s 0.040816 sound
15 m/s 0.043732 sound
16 m/s 0.046647 sound
17 m/s 0.049563 sound
18 m/s 0.052478 sound
19 m/s 0.055394 sound
20 m/s 0.058309 sound
21 m/s 0.061224 sound
22 m/s 0.06414 sound
23 m/s 0.067055 sound
24 m/s 0.069971 sound
25 m/s 0.072886 sound
26 m/s 0.075802 sound
27 m/s 0.078717 sound
28 m/s 0.081633 sound
29 m/s 0.084548 sound
30 m/s 0.087464 sound
31 m/s 0.090379 sound
32 m/s 0.093294 sound
33 m/s 0.09621 sound
34 m/s 0.099125 sound
35 m/s 0.102041 sound
36 m/s 0.104956 sound
37 m/s 0.107872 sound
38 m/s 0.110787 sound
39 m/s 0.113703 sound
40 m/s 0.116618 sound

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1 m/s is equal to 1.943844 knots
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1 m/s is equal to 3.3356E-9 speed of light
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1 m/s is equal to 2.236936 miles per hour
Convert to Feet Per Second
1 m/s is equal to 3.28084 feet per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Second
1 m/s is equal to 0.001 kilometers per second
Convert to Kilometers Per Hour
1 m/s is equal to 3.6 kilometers per hour
Convert to Centimeters Per Second
1 m/s is equal to 100 centimeters per second