**Full name:** knot

**Plural form:** knots

**Symbol:** kt

**Category type:** speed

**Scale factor:** 0.514444444444

The SI derived unit for speed is the meter/second.

1 meter/second is equal to 1.94384449244 knot.

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

knot to hectometre/minute

knot to megametre/hour

knot to yard/minute

knot to micrometre/second

knot to metre/hour

knot to speed of light [vacuum]

knot to furlong/minute [survey]

knot to megametre/day

knot to speed of sound [air]