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 58.1 knots into meters per second we have to multiply 58.1 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

58.1 kt → V(m/s)

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

V(m/s) = 58.1 kt × 0.514444444444 m/s

V(m/s) = 29.889222222196 m/s

The final result is:

58.1 kt → 29.889222222196 m/s

We conclude that 58.1 knots is equivalent to 29.889222222196 meters per second:

58.1 knots = 29.889222222196 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 0.03345687594565 × 58.1 knots.

Another way is saying that 58.1 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.03345687594565 meters per second.

Approximate result

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

58.1 kt ≅ 29.889 m/s

An alternative is also that one meter per second is approximately zero point zero three three times fifty-eight point one 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)
59.1 knots 30.404 meters per second
60.1 knots 30.918 meters per second
61.1 knots 31.433 meters per second
62.1 knots 31.947 meters per second
63.1 knots 32.461 meters per second
64.1 knots 32.976 meters per second
65.1 knots 33.49 meters per second
66.1 knots 34.005 meters per second
67.1 knots 34.519 meters per second
68.1 knots 35.034 meters per second