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 59.3 knots into meters per second we have to multiply 59.3 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

59.3 kt → V(m/s)

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

V(m/s) = 59.3 kt × 0.514444444444 m/s

V(m/s) = 30.506555555529 m/s

The final result is:

59.3 kt → 30.506555555529 m/s

We conclude that 59.3 knots is equivalent to 30.506555555529 meters per second:

59.3 knots = 30.506555555529 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 0.03277983967019 × 59.3 knots.

Another way is saying that 59.3 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.03277983967019 meters per second.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that fifty-nine point three knots is approximately thirty point five zero seven meters per second:

59.3 kt ≅ 30.507 m/s

An alternative is also that one meter per second is approximately zero point zero three three times fifty-nine point three 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)
60.3 knots 31.021 meters per second
61.3 knots 31.535 meters per second
62.3 knots 32.05 meters per second
63.3 knots 32.564 meters per second
64.3 knots 33.079 meters per second
65.3 knots 33.593 meters per second
66.3 knots 34.108 meters per second
67.3 knots 34.622 meters per second
68.3 knots 35.137 meters per second
69.3 knots 35.651 meters per second