## Unit Converter

## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from knots to miles per hour is 1.1507794480225, which means that 1 knot is equal to 1.1507794480225 miles per hour:

1 kt = 1.1507794480225 mph

To convert 1 knots into miles per hour we have to multiply 1 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from knots to miles per hour. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 kt → 1.1507794480225 mph

1 kt → V_{(mph)}

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

V_{(mph)} = 1 kt × 1.1507794480225 mph

V_{(mph)} = 1.1507794480225 mph

The final result is:

1 kt → 1.1507794480225 mph

We conclude that **1 knots is equivalent to 1.1507794480225 miles per hour**:

1 knots = 1.1507794480225 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 0.8689762419014 × 1 knots**.

Another way is saying that *1 knots is equal to 1 ÷ 0.8689762419014 miles per hour*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **one knots is approximately one point one five one miles per hour**:

1 kt ≅ 1.151 mph

An alternative is also that *one mile per hour is approximately zero point eight six nine times one knots*.

## Conversion table

### knots to miles per hour chart

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

knots (kt) | miles per hour (mph) |
---|---|

2 knots | 2.302 miles per hour |

3 knots | 3.452 miles per hour |

4 knots | 4.603 miles per hour |

5 knots | 5.754 miles per hour |

6 knots | 6.905 miles per hour |

7 knots | 8.055 miles per hour |

8 knots | 9.206 miles per hour |

9 knots | 10.357 miles per hour |

10 knots | 11.508 miles per hour |

11 knots | 12.659 miles per hour |