Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from kilometers per hour to knots is 0.53995680345662, which means that 1 kilometer per hour is equal to 0.53995680345662 knots:

1 km/h = 0.53995680345662 kt

To convert 39 kilometers per hour into knots we have to multiply 39 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from kilometers per hour to knots. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 km/h → 0.53995680345662 kt

39 km/h → V(kt)

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

V(kt) = 39 km/h × 0.53995680345662 kt

V(kt) = 21.058315334808 kt

The final result is:

39 km/h → 21.058315334808 kt

We conclude that 39 kilometers per hour is equivalent to 21.058315334808 knots:

39 kilometers per hour = 21.058315334808 knots

39 kilometers per hour is equal to 21.058 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.0474871794871 × 39 kilometers per hour.

Another way is saying that 39 kilometers per hour is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0474871794871 knots.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that thirty-nine kilometers per hour is approximately twenty-one point zero five eight knots:

39 km/h ≅ 21.058 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero four seven times thirty-nine kilometers per hour.

Conversion table

kilometers per hour to knots chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from kilometers per hour to knots

kilometers per hour (km/h) knots (kt)
40 kilometers per hour 21.598 knots
41 kilometers per hour 22.138 knots
42 kilometers per hour 22.678 knots
43 kilometers per hour 23.218 knots
44 kilometers per hour 23.758 knots
45 kilometers per hour 24.298 knots
46 kilometers per hour 24.838 knots
47 kilometers per hour 25.378 knots
48 kilometers per hour 25.918 knots
49 kilometers per hour 26.458 knots