Unit Converter

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 83.2 knots into meters per second we have to multiply 83.2 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

83.2 kt → V(m/s)

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

V(m/s) = 83.2 kt × 0.514444444444 m/s

V(m/s) = 42.801777777741 m/s

The final result is:

83.2 kt → 42.801777777741 m/s

We conclude that 83.2 knots is equivalent to 42.801777777741 meters per second:

83.2 knots = 42.801777777741 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 0.023363515534162 × 83.2 knots.

Another way is saying that 83.2 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.023363515534162 meters per second.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that eighty-three point two knots is approximately forty-two point eight zero two meters per second:

83.2 kt ≅ 42.802 m/s

An alternative is also that one meter per second is approximately zero point zero two three times eighty-three point two 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)
84.2 knots 43.316 meters per second
85.2 knots 43.831 meters per second
86.2 knots 44.345 meters per second
87.2 knots 44.86 meters per second
88.2 knots 45.374 meters per second
89.2 knots 45.888 meters per second
90.2 knots 46.403 meters per second
91.2 knots 46.917 meters per second
92.2 knots 47.432 meters per second
93.2 knots 47.946 meters per second