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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 1247 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 1247 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

1247 ft/s → V(kt)

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

V(kt) = 1247 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 738.82730021662 kt

The final result is:

1247 ft/s → 738.82730021662 kt

We conclude that 1247 feet per second is equivalent to 738.82730021662 knots:

1247 feet per second = 738.82730021662 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.001353496276744 × 1247 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 1247 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.001353496276744 knots.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one thousand two hundred forty-seven feet per second is approximately seven hundred thirty-eight point eight two seven knots:

1247 ft/s ≅ 738.827 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero one times one thousand two hundred forty-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)
1248 feet per second 739.42 knots
1249 feet per second 740.012 knots
1250 feet per second 740.605 knots
1251 feet per second 741.197 knots
1252 feet per second 741.79 knots
1253 feet per second 742.382 knots
1254 feet per second 742.975 knots
1255 feet per second 743.567 knots
1256 feet per second 744.16 knots
1257 feet per second 744.752 knots