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 1779 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 1779 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

1779 ft/s → V(kt)

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

V(kt) = 1779 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 1054.0286825063 kt

The final result is:

1779 ft/s → 1054.0286825063 kt

We conclude that 1779 feet per second is equivalent to 1054.0286825063 knots:

1779 feet per second = 1054.0286825063 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.00094874078532869 × 1779 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 1779 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00094874078532869 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-nine feet per second is approximately one thousand fifty-four point zero two nine knots:

1779 ft/s ≅ 1054.029 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero one times one thousand seven hundred seventy-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)
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
1789 feet per second 1059.954 knots