Convert Miles Per Hour to Knots

Enter your mile per hour value in the form below to get the value calculated in knots.

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1 mph = 0.868976 kn

How to Convert Miles Per Hour to Knots Using an Easy Conversion Formula

Speedometers are used in vehicles to measure speed

Convert miles per hour to knots with this simple formula:

knots = miles per hour × 0.868976

Converting a mile per hour speed measurement to a knot measurement involves multiplying your speed by the conversion ratio to find the result. A mile per hour is equal to 0.868976 knots, so to convert simply multiply by 0.868976.

For example:
5 mph = (5 × 0.868976) = 4.344881 kn

Miles per hour and knots are both units used to measure speed. Learn more about speed and find more speed measurement conversion calculators. A mile per hour is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as mph, for example 1 mph. A knot is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as kn, for example 1 kn.

miles per hour and knots are units used to measure speed
Convert Knots to Miles Per Hour

Mile Per Hour Measurements and Equivalent Knot Conversions

Common mile per hour values converted to the equivalent knot value
Miles Per Hour Knots
1 mph 0.868976 kn
2 mph 1.738 kn
3 mph 2.6069 kn
4 mph 3.4759 kn
5 mph 4.3449 kn
6 mph 5.2139 kn
7 mph 6.0828 kn
8 mph 6.9518 kn
9 mph 7.8208 kn
10 mph 8.6898 kn
11 mph 9.5587 kn
12 mph 10.43 kn
13 mph 11.3 kn
14 mph 12.17 kn
15 mph 13.03 kn
16 mph 13.9 kn
17 mph 14.77 kn
18 mph 15.64 kn
19 mph 16.51 kn
20 mph 17.38 kn
21 mph 18.25 kn
22 mph 19.12 kn
23 mph 19.99 kn
24 mph 20.86 kn
25 mph 21.72 kn
26 mph 22.59 kn
27 mph 23.46 kn
28 mph 24.33 kn
29 mph 25.2 kn
30 mph 26.07 kn
31 mph 26.94 kn
32 mph 27.81 kn
33 mph 28.68 kn
34 mph 29.55 kn
35 mph 30.41 kn
36 mph 31.28 kn
37 mph 32.15 kn
38 mph 33.02 kn
39 mph 33.89 kn
40 mph 34.76 kn

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