# Knots to kph Converter

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What is a knot?How to convert kph to knots and vice versaHow to use knots to kph converterFAQsLooking for a **knots to kph converter?** Wondering how to convert knots to kph? You’re in the right place! Our simple tool helps you understand what is a knot and easily switch between these two units of speed.

## What is a knot?

So, what is a knot? A knot is a unit of speed used mainly in marine and aviation industries.

**One knot equals one nautical mile per hour, which is about 1.852 kilometers per hour (kph).**

So, when you see a ship or airplane's speed measured in knots, it shows how many nautical miles it travels in an hour. This measurement is crucial for navigation and weather forecasting.

If you’re wondering about converting between units, our knots to kph converter is really handy. Just enter your data into one of the fields in this knots to kph calculator, and you’ll get the speed in the other unit. For more marine-related tools, check out our boat loan calculator and boat speed calculator too!

## How to convert kph to knots and vice versa

Converting between kph and knots is pretty straightforward. Here’s how you do it. To convert kph to knots, you divide the speed in kph by 1.852, and to convert knots to kph, you multiply the speed in knots by 1.852. Yes, it's that easy!

For example:

- To convert
**10**knots to kph, multiply it by**1.852**to get**18.52**kph. - To convert
**60**knots to kph, multiply it by**1.852**to get**111.12**kph. - To convert
**100**knots to kph, multiply it by**1.852**to get**185.2**kph.

You can also use our tool as kmh to knots converter:

- To convert
**10**kph to knots, divide it by**1.852**to get**5.4**knots. - To convert
**50**kph to knots, divide it by**1.852**to get**27**knots. - To convert
**100**kph to knots, divide it by**1.852**to get**54**knots.

It’s simple math, but if you want it done quickly, our knots to kph calculator can save you time and effort! And if you're interested in imperial units, we also have a knots to mph converter.

## How to use knots to kph converter

Using our knots to kph converter is very easy. Just input your speed in either knots or kph, depending on what you have. The converter will instantly give you the speed in the other unit. It works both ways:

**Knots to kmh converter**— Enter speed in knots, get kph.**Kph to knots converter**— Enter speed in kph, get knots.

That's it! Have fun with your calculations!

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### How do I convert knots to kph?

**To convert knots to kph, follow these steps:**

- Find the speed in knots.
- Multiply by 1.852.
- The answer is your speed in kph.

### What is 10 knots in kph?

**10 knots is 18.52 kph**. To check how many kilometers per hour is 10 knots, just multiply the speed in knots by 1.852. So, 10 × 1.852 equals 18.52 kilometers per hour. It's that simple!

### How fast is 20 knots in kilometers per hour?

**20 knots is 37.04 kilometers per hour**. That's about as fast as a really fast cyclist! Just multiply 20 by 1.852 to get the speed in kph.