# ››Convert metre/hour to metre/second

 metre/hour meter/second

How many metre/hour in 1 meter/second? The answer is 3600.
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The SI derived unit for speed is the meter/second.
1 metre/hour is equal to 0.00027777777777778 meter/second.
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# ››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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