# Foot/Second to Knot Conversion

## Foot/Second to Knot Conversion - Convert Foot/Second to Knot (ft/s to kn)

### You are currently converting Velocity and Speed units from Foot/Second to Knot

1 Foot/Second (ft/s)

=

0.59248 Knot (kn)

Foot/Second : Feet per second is a unit for both speed and velocity. It is defined as the distance in feet traveled or displaced, divided by the time in seconds. Its abbreviations are ft/s, ft/sec and fps, and the scientific notation ft s-1. 1 ft/s = 0.3048 m/s.

Knot : The knot is a non-SI unit for speed. It is equal to one nautical mile(1.852 km) per hour, and approximately equal to 1.151 mph (full name: mile per hour). Without standard abbreviation, the commonly used is kn, but kt and NMPH are also used. In the worldwide, the knot is popularly used in meteorology, and in maritime and air navigation.

### Velocity and Speed Conversion Calculator

1 Foot/Second = 0.59248 Knot

### How to convert Foot/Second to Knot ?

1 foot/second (ft/s) is equal to 0.59248 knot (kn).

1ft/s = 0.59248kn

The speed v in knot (kn) is equal to the speed v in foot/second (ft/s) times 0.59248, that conversion formula:

v(kn) = v(ft/s) × 0.59248

#### How many Knot in a Foot/Second?

One Foot/Second is equal to 0.59248 Knot:

1ft/s = 1ft/s × 0.59248 = 0.59248kn

#### How many Foot/Second in a Knot?

One Knot is equal to 1.68781 Foot/Second:

1kn = 1kn × 1.68781 = 1.68781ft/s

#### How to Convert 5 Foot/Second to Knot?

v(kn) = 5(ft/s) × 0.59248 = 2.9624kn