Unit Converter

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 24.2 knots into miles per hour we have to multiply 24.2 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

24.2 kt → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 24.2 kt × 1.1507794480225 mph

V(mph) = 27.848862642146 mph

The final result is:

24.2 kt → 27.848862642146 mph

We conclude that 24.2 knots is equivalent to 27.848862642146 miles per hour:

24.2 knots = 27.848862642146 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 0.035908109169479 × 24.2 knots.

Another way is saying that 24.2 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.035908109169479 miles per hour.

Approximate result

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

24.2 kt ≅ 27.849 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero three six times twenty-four point two 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)
25.2 knots 29 miles per hour
26.2 knots 30.15 miles per hour
27.2 knots 31.301 miles per hour
28.2 knots 32.452 miles per hour
29.2 knots 33.603 miles per hour
30.2 knots 34.754 miles per hour
31.2 knots 35.904 miles per hour
32.2 knots 37.055 miles per hour
33.2 knots 38.206 miles per hour
34.2 knots 39.357 miles per hour