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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 2799 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 2799 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

2799 ft/s → V(kt)

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

V(kt) = 2799 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 1658.3621598286 kt

The final result is:

2799 ft/s → 1658.3621598286 kt

We conclude that 2799 feet per second is equivalent to 1658.3621598286 knots:

2799 feet per second = 1658.3621598286 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.00060300459346186 × 2799 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 2799 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.00060300459346186 knots.

Approximate result

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

2799 ft/s ≅ 1658.362 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero one times two 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)
2800 feet per second 1658.955 knots
2801 feet per second 1659.547 knots
2802 feet per second 1660.14 knots
2803 feet per second 1660.732 knots
2804 feet per second 1661.325 knots
2805 feet per second 1661.917 knots
2806 feet per second 1662.51 knots
2807 feet per second 1663.102 knots
2808 feet per second 1663.695 knots
2809 feet per second 1664.287 knots