## Unit Converter

## 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 159 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 159 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

159 ft/s → V_{(kt)}

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

V_{(kt)} = 159 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V_{(kt)} = 94.204924406129 kt

The final result is:

159 ft/s → 94.204924406129 kt

We conclude that **159 feet per second is equivalent to 94.204924406129 knots**:

159 feet per second = 94.204924406129 knots

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 knot is equal to 0.010615156333961 × 159 feet per second**.

Another way is saying that *159 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.010615156333961 knots*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **one hundred fifty-nine feet per second is approximately ninety-four point two zero five knots**:

159 ft/s ≅ 94.205 kt

An alternative is also that *one knot is approximately zero point zero one one times one hundred fifty-nine 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) |
---|---|

160 feet per second | 94.797 knots |

161 feet per second | 95.39 knots |

162 feet per second | 95.982 knots |

163 feet per second | 96.575 knots |

164 feet per second | 97.167 knots |

165 feet per second | 97.76 knots |

166 feet per second | 98.352 knots |

167 feet per second | 98.945 knots |

168 feet per second | 99.537 knots |

169 feet per second | 100.13 knots |