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Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to knots is 0.59248380129641, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 0.59248380129641 knots:

1 ft/s = 0.59248380129641 kt

To convert 117.7 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 117.7 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to knots. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 0.59248380129641 kt

117.7 ft/s → V(kt)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in knots:

V(kt) = 117.7 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 69.735343412587 kt

The final result is:

117.7 ft/s → 69.735343412587 kt

We conclude that 117.7 feet per second is equivalent to 69.735343412587 knots:

117.7 feet per second = 69.735343412587 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.01433993081648 × 117.7 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 117.7 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.01433993081648 knots.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one hundred seventeen point seven feet per second is approximately sixty-nine point seven three five knots:

117.7 ft/s ≅ 69.735 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero one four times one hundred seventeen point seven feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to knots chart

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

feet per second (ft/s) knots (kt)
118.7 feet per second 70.328 knots
119.7 feet per second 70.92 knots
120.7 feet per second 71.513 knots
121.7 feet per second 72.105 knots
122.7 feet per second 72.698 knots
123.7 feet per second 73.29 knots
124.7 feet per second 73.883 knots
125.7 feet per second 74.475 knots
126.7 feet per second 75.068 knots
127.7 feet per second 75.66 knots