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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 318 knots into meters per second we have to multiply 318 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

318 kt → V(m/s)

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

V(m/s) = 318 kt × 0.514444444444 m/s

V(m/s) = 163.59333333319 m/s

The final result is:

318 kt → 163.59333333319 m/s

We conclude that 318 knots is equivalent to 163.59333333319 meters per second:

318 knots = 163.59333333319 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 0.0061127185296927 × 318 knots.

Another way is saying that 318 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0061127185296927 meters per second.

Approximate result

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

318 kt ≅ 163.593 m/s

An alternative is also that one meter per second is approximately zero point zero zero six times three hundred eighteen 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)
319 knots 164.108 meters per second
320 knots 164.622 meters per second
321 knots 165.137 meters per second
322 knots 165.651 meters per second
323 knots 166.166 meters per second
324 knots 166.68 meters per second
325 knots 167.194 meters per second
326 knots 167.709 meters per second
327 knots 168.223 meters per second
328 knots 168.738 meters per second