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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 1778 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 1778 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

1778 ft/s → V(kt)

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

V(kt) = 1778 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 1053.436198705 kt

The final result is:

1778 ft/s → 1053.436198705 kt

We conclude that 1778 feet per second is equivalent to 1053.436198705 knots:

1778 feet per second = 1053.436198705 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.00094927438532044 × 1778 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 1778 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00094927438532044 knots.

Approximate result

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

1778 ft/s ≅ 1053.436 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero one times one thousand seven hundred seventy-eight 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)
1779 feet per second 1054.029 knots
1780 feet per second 1054.621 knots
1781 feet per second 1055.214 knots
1782 feet per second 1055.806 knots
1783 feet per second 1056.399 knots
1784 feet per second 1056.991 knots
1785 feet per second 1057.584 knots
1786 feet per second 1058.176 knots
1787 feet per second 1058.769 knots
1788 feet per second 1059.361 knots