Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from knots to meters per second is 0.514444444444, which means that 1 knot is equal to 0.514444444444 meters per second:

1 kt = 0.514444444444 m/s

To convert 22.8 knots into meters per second we have to multiply 22.8 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from knots to meters per second. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 kt → 0.514444444444 m/s

22.8 kt → V(m/s)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in meters per second:

V(m/s) = 22.8 kt × 0.514444444444 m/s

V(m/s) = 11.729333333323 m/s

The final result is:

22.8 kt → 11.729333333323 m/s

We conclude that 22.8 knots is equivalent to 11.729333333323 meters per second:

22.8 knots = 11.729333333323 meters per second

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 meter per second is equal to 0.085256337387819 × 22.8 knots.

Another way is saying that 22.8 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.085256337387819 meters per second.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that twenty-two point eight knots is approximately eleven point seven two nine meters per second:

22.8 kt ≅ 11.729 m/s

An alternative is also that one meter per second is approximately zero point zero eight five times twenty-two point eight knots.

Conversion table

knots to meters per second chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from knots to meters per second

knots (kt) meters per second (m/s)
23.8 knots 12.244 meters per second
24.8 knots 12.758 meters per second
25.8 knots 13.273 meters per second
26.8 knots 13.787 meters per second
27.8 knots 14.302 meters per second
28.8 knots 14.816 meters per second
29.8 knots 15.33 meters per second
30.8 knots 15.845 meters per second
31.8 knots 16.359 meters per second
32.8 knots 16.874 meters per second