Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from meters per second to miles per hour is 2.2369362920544, which means that 1 meter per second is equal to 2.2369362920544 miles per hour:

1 m/s = 2.2369362920544 mph

To convert 8.5 meters per second into miles per hour we have to multiply 8.5 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from meters per second to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 m/s → 2.2369362920544 mph

8.5 m/s → V(mph)

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

V(mph) = 8.5 m/s × 2.2369362920544 mph

V(mph) = 19.013958482462 mph

The final result is:

8.5 m/s → 19.013958482462 mph

We conclude that 8.5 meters per second is equivalent to 19.013958482462 miles per hour:

8.5 meters per second = 19.013958482462 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 0.052592941176471 × 8.5 meters per second.

Another way is saying that 8.5 meters per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.052592941176471 miles per hour.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that eight point five meters per second is approximately nineteen point zero one four miles per hour:

8.5 m/s ≅ 19.014 mph

An alternative is also that one mile per hour is approximately zero point zero five three times eight point five meters per second.

Conversion table

meters per second to miles per hour chart

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

meters per second (m/s) miles per hour (mph)
9.5 meters per second 21.251 miles per hour
10.5 meters per second 23.488 miles per hour
11.5 meters per second 25.725 miles per hour
12.5 meters per second 27.962 miles per hour
13.5 meters per second 30.199 miles per hour
14.5 meters per second 32.436 miles per hour
15.5 meters per second 34.673 miles per hour
16.5 meters per second 36.909 miles per hour
17.5 meters per second 39.146 miles per hour
18.5 meters per second 41.383 miles per hour