How to convert meters per second to kilometers per hour


Question: How to convert meters per second to kilometers per hour?

Meters per second can be easily converted into kilometers per second using a conversion factor.

Answer: To convert meters per second to kilometers per hour multiply it with 3.6

Let us see how we arrived with this conversion factor.

Explanation:

We know that 1 meter = 1/1000 kilometer and 1 second = 1/3600 hour

1 m/s = 3600/1000 = 3.6 km/hour

Hence, to convert meters per second to kilometers per hour multiply it with 3.6