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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 29.7 knots into meters per second we have to multiply 29.7 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

29.7 kt → V(m/s)

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

V(m/s) = 29.7 kt × 0.514444444444 m/s

V(m/s) = 15.278999999987 m/s

The final result is:

29.7 kt → 15.278999999987 m/s

We conclude that 29.7 knots is equivalent to 15.278999999987 meters per second:

29.7 knots = 15.278999999987 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 0.065449309509841 × 29.7 knots.

Another way is saying that 29.7 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.065449309509841 meters per second.

Approximate result

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

29.7 kt ≅ 15.279 m/s

An alternative is also that one meter per second is approximately zero point zero six five times twenty-nine point seven 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)
30.7 knots 15.793 meters per second
31.7 knots 16.308 meters per second
32.7 knots 16.822 meters per second
33.7 knots 17.337 meters per second
34.7 knots 17.851 meters per second
35.7 knots 18.366 meters per second
36.7 knots 18.88 meters per second
37.7 knots 19.395 meters per second
38.7 knots 19.909 meters per second
39.7 knots 20.423 meters per second