›› Measurement unit: knot

Full name: knot

Plural form: knots

Symbol: kt

Category type: speed

Scale factor: 0.514444444444


›› SI unit: meter/second

The SI derived unit for speed is the meter/second.
1 meter/second is equal to 1.94384449244 knot.


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›› Definition: Knot

A knot is a non SI unit of speed equal to one nautical mile per hour. Knot is usually abbreviated kt.


›› Sample conversions: knot

knot to furlong/fortnight [survey]
knot to speed of light [ice]
knot to league/second [statute]
knot to furlong/day [survey]
knot to megametre/second
knot to millimetre/minute
knot to kilometre/day
knot to nautical mile/second
knot to metre/second
knot to league/hour [statute]