Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to miles per hour is 0.68181818181818, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 0.68181818181818 miles per hour:

1 ft/s = 0.68181818181818 mph

To convert 16.8 feet per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 16.8 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 0.68181818181818 mph

16.8 ft/s → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 16.8 ft/s × 0.68181818181818 mph

V(mph) = 11.454545454545 mph

The final result is:

16.8 ft/s → 11.454545454545 mph

We conclude that 16.8 feet per second is equivalent to 11.454545454545 miles per hour:

16.8 feet per second = 11.454545454545 miles per hour

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 mile per hour is equal to 0.087301587301587 × 16.8 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 16.8 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.087301587301587 miles per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that sixteen point eight feet per second is approximately eleven point four five five miles per hour:

16.8 ft/s ≅ 11.455 mph

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

Conversion table

feet per second to miles per hour chart

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

feet per second (ft/s) miles per hour (mph)
17.8 feet per second 12.136 miles per hour
18.8 feet per second 12.818 miles per hour
19.8 feet per second 13.5 miles per hour
20.8 feet per second 14.182 miles per hour
21.8 feet per second 14.864 miles per hour
22.8 feet per second 15.545 miles per hour
23.8 feet per second 16.227 miles per hour
24.8 feet per second 16.909 miles per hour
25.8 feet per second 17.591 miles per hour
26.8 feet per second 18.273 miles per hour