›› 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 foot/minute
knots to millimetre/day
knots to furlong/day [survey]
knots to hectometre/second
knots to mile/hour
knots to megametre/minute
knots to mach
knots to metre/minute
knots to metre/second
knots to speed of sound [metal]