Unit Converter

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 401 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 401 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

401 ft/s → V(kt)

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

V(kt) = 401 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 237.58600431986 kt

The final result is:

401 ft/s → 237.58600431986 kt

We conclude that 401 feet per second is equivalent to 237.58600431986 knots:

401 feet per second = 237.58600431986 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.0042090021374058 × 401 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 401 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0042090021374058 knots.

Approximate result

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

401 ft/s ≅ 237.586 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero four times four hundred one 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)
402 feet per second 238.178 knots
403 feet per second 238.771 knots
404 feet per second 239.363 knots
405 feet per second 239.956 knots
406 feet per second 240.548 knots
407 feet per second 241.141 knots
408 feet per second 241.733 knots
409 feet per second 242.326 knots
410 feet per second 242.918 knots
411 feet per second 243.511 knots