# Kilometer/Hour to Knot Conversion

## Kilometer/Hour to Knot Conversion - Convert Kilometer/Hour to Knot (km/h to kn)

### You are currently converting Velocity and Speed units from Kilometer/Hour to Knot

1 Kilometer/Hour (km/h)

=

0.53996 Knot (kn)

Kilometer/Hour : Kilometres per hour (also spelling: kilometer per hour) is a unit of speed, defined as the number of kilometers travelled in one hour. The symbol of kilometre per hour is km/h or km•h−1. In the global wide, the km/s is the most popularly used speed unit on road signs and car speedmeters.

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 Kilometer/Hour = 0.53996 Knot

### FAQ about Kilometer/Hour to Knot Conversion

1 kilometer/hour (km/h) is equal to 0.53996 knot (kn).

1km/h = 0.53996kn

The speed v in knot (kn) is equal to the speed v in kilometer/hour (km/h) times 0.53996, that conversion formula:

v(kn) = v(km/h) × 0.53996

One Kilometer/Hour is equal to 0.53996 Knot:

1km/h = 1km/h × 0.53996 = 0.53996kn

One Knot is equal to 1.852 Kilometer/Hour:

1kn = 1kn × 1.852 = 1.852km/h

v(kn) = 5(km/h) × 0.53996 = 2.6998kn