Unit Converter

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 532 knots into meters per second we have to multiply 532 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

532 kt → V(m/s)

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

V(m/s) = 532 kt × 0.514444444444 m/s

V(m/s) = 273.68444444421 m/s

The final result is:

532 kt → 273.68444444421 m/s

We conclude that 532 knots is equivalent to 273.68444444421 meters per second:

532 knots = 273.68444444421 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 0.0036538430309065 × 532 knots.

Another way is saying that 532 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0036538430309065 meters per second.

Approximate result

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

532 kt ≅ 273.684 m/s

An alternative is also that one meter per second is approximately zero point zero zero four times five hundred thirty-two 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)
533 knots 274.199 meters per second
534 knots 274.713 meters per second
535 knots 275.228 meters per second
536 knots 275.742 meters per second
537 knots 276.257 meters per second
538 knots 276.771 meters per second
539 knots 277.286 meters per second
540 knots 277.8 meters per second
541 knots 278.314 meters per second
542 knots 278.829 meters per second