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<Speed, Distance & Time Table
1 Knot = 6076 feet / hour
Boat Speed
Feet/Sec Sec/boatlength At 4 knots, Mist will need approximately 6 seconds to cover 1 boat length distance(rounded to 40 feet). 5 seconds if at 5 knots, 4 seconsd at 6 knots. Understanding that, will help guage the starting line to position the boat accordingly. So in light air where the speed is 1-2 knots, we need nearly 25 seconds to cover 1 boat length! A big reason to stay very close to the starting line in light air and always above current.1 Knot = 6076 feet / hour
1 Knots
1.69 ft 24 secs
2 Knots
3.38 ft 12 secs
3 Knots
5.06 ft 8 secs
4 Knots
6.75 ft 6 secs
5 Knots
8.44 ft 5 secs
6 Knots
10.13 ft 4 secs
7 Knots
11.81 ft 3 secs
8 Knots
13.50 ft >3 secs
9 Knots
15.19 ft 2.6 secs
10 Knots
16.99 ft 2.3 secs