Convert knot to metre/second


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How many knot in 1 meter/second? The answer is 1.9438444924406.
We assume you are converting between knot and metre/second.
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The SI derived unit for speed is the meter/second.
1 knot is equal to 0.51444444444444 meter/second.
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Quick conversion chart of knot to meter/second

1 knot to meter/second = 0.51444 meter/second

5 knot to meter/second = 2.57222 meter/second

10 knot to meter/second = 5.14444 meter/second

20 knot to meter/second = 10.28889 meter/second

30 knot to meter/second = 15.43333 meter/second

40 knot to meter/second = 20.57778 meter/second

50 knot to meter/second = 25.72222 meter/second

75 knot to meter/second = 38.58333 meter/second

100 knot to meter/second = 51.44444 meter/second

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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.

Definition: Meter/second

Metre per second (U.S. spelling: meter per second) is an SI derived unit of both speed (scalar) and velocity (vector quantity which specifies both magnitude and a specific direction), defined by distance in metres divided by time in seconds.

One metre per second is roughly the speed of an average person walking.

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