Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to miles per hour is 0.68181818181818, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 0.68181818181818 miles per hour:

1 ft/s = 0.68181818181818 mph

To convert 589 feet per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 589 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 0.68181818181818 mph

589 ft/s → V(mph)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in miles per hour:

V(mph) = 589 ft/s × 0.68181818181818 mph

V(mph) = 401.59090909091 mph

The final result is:

589 ft/s → 401.59090909091 mph

We conclude that 589 feet per second is equivalent to 401.59090909091 miles per hour:

589 feet per second = 401.59090909091 miles per hour

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 mile per hour is equal to 0.0024900962082626 × 589 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 589 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0024900962082626 miles per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that five hundred eighty-nine feet per second is approximately four hundred one point five nine one miles per hour:

589 ft/s ≅ 401.591 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero zero two times five hundred eighty-nine feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to miles per hour chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from feet per second to miles per hour

feet per second (ft/s) miles per hour (mph)
590 feet per second 402.273 miles per hour
591 feet per second 402.955 miles per hour
592 feet per second 403.636 miles per hour
593 feet per second 404.318 miles per hour
594 feet per second 405 miles per hour
595 feet per second 405.682 miles per hour
596 feet per second 406.364 miles per hour
597 feet per second 407.045 miles per hour
598 feet per second 407.727 miles per hour
599 feet per second 408.409 miles per hour