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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 knots into meters per second we have to multiply 77 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 kt → V(m/s)

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

V(m/s) = 77 kt × 0.514444444444 m/s

V(m/s) = 39.612222222188 m/s

The final result is:

77 kt → 39.612222222188 m/s

We conclude that 77 knots is equivalent to 39.612222222188 meters per second:

77 knots = 39.612222222188 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 0.025244733668082 × 77 knots.

Another way is saying that 77 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.025244733668082 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 knots is approximately thirty-nine point six one two meters per second:

77 kt ≅ 39.612 m/s

An alternative is also that one meter per second is approximately zero point zero two five times seventy-seven 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 knots 40.127 meters per second
79 knots 40.641 meters per second
80 knots 41.156 meters per second
81 knots 41.67 meters per second
82 knots 42.184 meters per second
83 knots 42.699 meters per second
84 knots 43.213 meters per second
85 knots 43.728 meters per second
86 knots 44.242 meters per second
87 knots 44.757 meters per second