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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 1799 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 1799 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

1799 ft/s → V(kt)

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

V(kt) = 1799 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 1065.8783585322 kt

The final result is:

1799 ft/s → 1065.8783585322 kt

We conclude that 1799 feet per second is equivalent to 1065.8783585322 knots:

1799 feet per second = 1065.8783585322 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.00093819336136728 × 1799 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 1799 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00093819336136728 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 ninety-nine feet per second is approximately one thousand sixty-five point eight seven eight knots:

1799 ft/s ≅ 1065.878 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero one times one thousand seven hundred ninety-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)
1800 feet per second 1066.471 knots
1801 feet per second 1067.063 knots
1802 feet per second 1067.656 knots
1803 feet per second 1068.248 knots
1804 feet per second 1068.841 knots
1805 feet per second 1069.433 knots
1806 feet per second 1070.026 knots
1807 feet per second 1070.618 knots
1808 feet per second 1071.211 knots
1809 feet per second 1071.803 knots