Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to miles per hour is 0.68181818181818, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 0.68181818181818 miles per hour:

1 ft/s = 0.68181818181818 mph

To convert 79.6 feet per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 79.6 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 0.68181818181818 mph

79.6 ft/s → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 79.6 ft/s × 0.68181818181818 mph

V(mph) = 54.272727272727 mph

The final result is:

79.6 ft/s → 54.272727272727 mph

We conclude that 79.6 feet per second is equivalent to 54.272727272727 miles per hour:

79.6 feet per second = 54.272727272727 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 0.018425460636516 × 79.6 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 79.6 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.018425460636516 miles per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that seventy-nine point six feet per second is approximately fifty-four point two seven three miles per hour:

79.6 ft/s ≅ 54.273 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero one eight times seventy-nine point six feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to miles per hour chart

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

feet per second (ft/s) miles per hour (mph)
80.6 feet per second 54.955 miles per hour
81.6 feet per second 55.636 miles per hour
82.6 feet per second 56.318 miles per hour
83.6 feet per second 57 miles per hour
84.6 feet per second 57.682 miles per hour
85.6 feet per second 58.364 miles per hour
86.6 feet per second 59.045 miles per hour
87.6 feet per second 59.727 miles per hour
88.6 feet per second 60.409 miles per hour
89.6 feet per second 61.091 miles per hour