**Full name:** knot

**Plural form:** knots

**Symbol:** kt

**Category type:** speed

**Scale factor:** 0.51444444444444

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

1 meter/second is equal to 1.9438444924406 knot.

Valid units must be of the **speed** type.

You can use this form to select from known units:

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

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]