Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to kilometers per hour is 1.0972799999991, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 1.0972799999991 kilometers per hour:

1 ft/s = 1.0972799999991 km/h

To convert 11.7 feet per second into kilometers per hour we have to multiply 11.7 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to kilometers per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 1.0972799999991 km/h

11.7 ft/s → V(km/h)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in kilometers per hour:

V(km/h) = 11.7 ft/s × 1.0972799999991 km/h

V(km/h) = 12.83817599999 km/h

The final result is:

11.7 ft/s → 12.83817599999 km/h

We conclude that 11.7 feet per second is equivalent to 12.83817599999 kilometers per hour:

11.7 feet per second = 12.83817599999 kilometers per hour

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 kilometer per hour is equal to 0.077892685066851 × 11.7 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 11.7 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.077892685066851 kilometers per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that eleven point seven feet per second is approximately twelve point eight three eight kilometers per hour:

11.7 ft/s ≅ 12.838 km/h

An alternative is also that one kilometer per hour is approximately zero point zero seven eight times eleven point seven feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to kilometers per hour chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from feet per second to kilometers per hour

feet per second (ft/s) kilometers per hour (km/h)
12.7 feet per second 13.935 kilometers per hour
13.7 feet per second 15.033 kilometers per hour
14.7 feet per second 16.13 kilometers per hour
15.7 feet per second 17.227 kilometers per hour
16.7 feet per second 18.325 kilometers per hour
17.7 feet per second 19.422 kilometers per hour
18.7 feet per second 20.519 kilometers per hour
19.7 feet per second 21.616 kilometers per hour
20.7 feet per second 22.714 kilometers per hour
21.7 feet per second 23.811 kilometers per hour