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Conversion formula

The conversion factor from knots to miles per hour is 1.1507794480225, which means that 1 knot is equal to 1.1507794480225 miles per hour:

1 kt = 1.1507794480225 mph

To convert 23 knots into miles per hour we have to multiply 23 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from knots to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 kt → 1.1507794480225 mph

23 kt → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 23 kt × 1.1507794480225 mph

V(mph) = 26.467927304519 mph

The final result is:

23 kt → 26.467927304519 mph

We conclude that 23 knots is equivalent to 26.467927304519 miles per hour:

23 knots = 26.467927304519 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 0.037781575734843 × 23 knots.

Another way is saying that 23 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.037781575734843 miles per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that twenty-three knots is approximately twenty-six point four six eight miles per hour:

23 kt ≅ 26.468 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero three eight times twenty-three knots.

Conversion table

knots to miles per hour chart

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

knots (kt) miles per hour (mph)
24 knots 27.619 miles per hour
25 knots 28.769 miles per hour
26 knots 29.92 miles per hour
27 knots 31.071 miles per hour
28 knots 32.222 miles per hour
29 knots 33.373 miles per hour
30 knots 34.523 miles per hour
31 knots 35.674 miles per hour
32 knots 36.825 miles per hour
33 knots 37.976 miles per hour