›› 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 hectometre/day
knots to millimetre/microsecond
knots to speed of sound [air]
knots to hectometre/hour
knots to centimetre/day
knots to dekametre/minute
knots to furlong/hour [survey]
knots to mile/hour
knots to hectometre/minute
knots to knot