›› Measurement unit: knot

Full name: knot

Plural form: knots

Symbol: kt

Category type: speed

Scale factor: 0.51444444444444


›› SI unit: meter/second

The SI derived unit for speed is the meter/second.
1 meter/second is equal to 1.9438444924406 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 mile/minute
knot to speed of sound [metal]
knot to millimetre/microsecond
knot to hectometre/minute
knot to yard/minute
knot to megametre/day
knot to league/second [statute]
knot to speed of light [ice]
knot to speed of light [air]
knot to speed of sound [water]