›› 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 furlong/second [survey]
knot to millimetre/100 microsecond
knot to league/day [statute]
knot to speed of light [ice]
knot to millimetre/microsecond
knot to foot/day
knot to speed of sound [air]
knot to mile/day
knot to mile/hour
knot to kilometre/minute