›› Measurement unit: knots

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 knots.


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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: knots

knots to mile/day
knots to hectometre/hour
knots to furlong/second [survey]
knots to foot/day
knots to league/second [statute]
knots to yard/second
knots to nautical mile/day
knots to millimetre/100 microsecond
knots to inch/second
knots to foot/minute