## 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 62.8 knots into miles per hour we have to multiply 62.8 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

62.8 kt → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 62.8 kt × 1.1507794480225 mph

V(mph) = 72.268949335816 mph

The final result is:

62.8 kt → 72.268949335816 mph

We conclude that 62.8 knots is equivalent to 72.268949335816 miles per hour:

62.8 knots = 72.268949335816 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 0.013837201304162 × 62.8 knots.

Another way is saying that 62.8 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.013837201304162 miles per hour.

## Approximate result

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

62.8 kt ≅ 72.269 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero one four times sixty-two point eight 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)
63.8 knots 73.42 miles per hour
64.8 knots 74.571 miles per hour
65.8 knots 75.721 miles per hour
66.8 knots 76.872 miles per hour
67.8 knots 78.023 miles per hour
68.8 knots 79.174 miles per hour
69.8 knots 80.324 miles per hour
70.8 knots 81.475 miles per hour
71.8 knots 82.626 miles per hour
72.8 knots 83.777 miles per hour