## 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 77.3 knots into meters per second we have to multiply 77.3 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

77.3 kt → V(m/s)

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

V(m/s) = 77.3 kt × 0.514444444444 m/s

V(m/s) = 39.766555555521 m/s

The final result is:

77.3 kt → 39.766555555521 m/s

We conclude that 77.3 knots is equivalent to 39.766555555521 meters per second:

77.3 knots = 39.766555555521 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 0.025146759281271 × 77.3 knots.

Another way is saying that 77.3 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.025146759281271 meters per second.

## Approximate result

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

77.3 kt ≅ 39.767 m/s

An alternative is also that one meter per second is approximately zero point zero two five times seventy-seven 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)
78.3 knots 40.281 meters per second
79.3 knots 40.795 meters per second
80.3 knots 41.31 meters per second
81.3 knots 41.824 meters per second
82.3 knots 42.339 meters per second
83.3 knots 42.853 meters per second
84.3 knots 43.368 meters per second
85.3 knots 43.882 meters per second
86.3 knots 44.397 meters per second
87.3 knots 44.911 meters per second