Speed Conversions: Knots -> MPH -> KPH

SPEED CONVERSIONS - KNOTS, MPH, KPH | ||
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Knots | Miles per Hour | Kilometers per Hour |

1 | 1.152 | 1.85 |

2 | 2.303 | 3.70 |

3 | 3.445 | 5.55 |

4 | 4.606 | 7.41 |

5 | 5.758 | 9.26 |

6 | 6.909 | 11.13 |

7 | 8.061 | 12.98 |

8 | 9.212 | 14.83 |

9 | 10.364 | 16.68 |

10 | 11.515 | 18.55 |

1 Nautical mile = 6076.12 ft. = 1852 m **

1 Statute mile = 1760 yards = 5280 feet

** Definition: [n] a unit of length used in navigation; equivalent to the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude; 1,852 meters

1) Also called: international nautical mile, air mile a unit of length, used esp. in navigation, equivalent to the average length of a minute of latitude, and corresponding to a latitude of 45°, i.e. 1852 m (6076.12 ft.)

2) a former British unit of length equal to 1853.18 m (6080 ft.),
which was replaced by the international nautical mile in 1970