## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from knots to miles per hour is 1.1507794480225, which means that 1 knot is equal to 1.1507794480225 miles per hour:

1 kt = 1.1507794480225 mph

To convert 61 knots into miles per hour we have to multiply 61 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from knots to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 kt → 1.1507794480225 mph

61 kt → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 61 kt × 1.1507794480225 mph

V(mph) = 70.197546329375 mph

The final result is:

61 kt → 70.197546329375 mph

We conclude that 61 knots is equivalent to 70.197546329375 miles per hour:

61 knots = 70.197546329375 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 0.014245512162318 × 61 knots.

Another way is saying that 61 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.014245512162318 miles per hour.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that sixty-one knots is approximately seventy point one nine eight miles per hour:

61 kt ≅ 70.198 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero one four times sixty-one knots.

## Conversion table

### knots to miles per hour chart

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

knots (kt) miles per hour (mph)
62 knots 71.348 miles per hour
63 knots 72.499 miles per hour
64 knots 73.65 miles per hour
65 knots 74.801 miles per hour
66 knots 75.951 miles per hour
67 knots 77.102 miles per hour
68 knots 78.253 miles per hour
69 knots 79.404 miles per hour
70 knots 80.555 miles per hour
71 knots 81.705 miles per hour