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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 253.5 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 253.5 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

253.5 ft/s → V(kt)

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

V(kt) = 253.5 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 150.19464362864 kt

The final result is:

253.5 ft/s → 150.19464362864 kt

We conclude that 253.5 feet per second is equivalent to 150.19464362864 knots:

253.5 feet per second = 150.19464362864 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.0066580270497031 × 253.5 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 253.5 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0066580270497031 knots.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two hundred fifty-three point five feet per second is approximately one hundred fifty point one nine five knots:

253.5 ft/s ≅ 150.195 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero seven times two hundred fifty-three point five 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)
254.5 feet per second 150.787 knots
255.5 feet per second 151.38 knots
256.5 feet per second 151.972 knots
257.5 feet per second 152.565 knots
258.5 feet per second 153.157 knots
259.5 feet per second 153.75 knots
260.5 feet per second 154.342 knots
261.5 feet per second 154.935 knots
262.5 feet per second 155.527 knots
263.5 feet per second 156.119 knots