# Miles Per Second To Feet Per Minute Conversion

mi/s

1 mi/s = 316,796.553253501 ft/m

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## How to convert miles per second to feet per minute (mi/s to ft/m)

The formula for converting miles per second to feet per minute is: ft/m = mi/s × 316796.553253501. To calculate the mile per second value in feet per minute first substitute the mile per second value into the preceding formula, and then perform the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 mile per second in feet per minute we follow these steps:

ft/m = mi/s × 316796.553253501

ft/m = 1 × 316796.553253501

ft/m = 316796.553253501

In other words, 1 mile per second is equal to 316796.553253501 feet per minute.

## Example Conversion

Let's take a look at an example. The step-by-step process to convert 2 miles per second to feet per minute is:

1. Understand the conversion formula: ft/m = mi/s × 316796.553253501
2. Substitute the required value. In this case we substitute 2 for mi/s so the formula becomes: ft/m = 2 × 316796.553253501
3. Calculate the result using the provided values. In our example the result is: 2 × 316796.553253501 = 633593.106507002 ft/m

In summary, 2 miles per second is equal to 633593.106507002 feet per minute.

## Converting feet per minute to miles per second

In order to convert the other way around i.e. feet per minute to miles per second, you would use the following formula: mi/s = ft/m × 0.0000031566. To convert feet per minute to miles per second first substitute the foot per minute value into the above formula, and then execute the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 foot per minute in miles per second we follow these steps:

mi/s = ft/m × 0.0000031566

mi/s = 1 × 0.0000031566

mi/s = 0.0000031566

Or in other words, 1 foot per minute is equal to 0.0000031566 miles per second.

## Conversion Unit Definitions

### What is a Mile Per Second?

Mile per second is a unit of speed that represents the distance traveled in miles divided by the time taken in seconds. It is a relatively high-speed measurement used to describe rapid velocities.
To provide an example, let's consider a rocket that is traveling at a speed of 10 miles per second. This means that for every second, the rocket covers a distance of 10 miles. In a span of 5 seconds, the rocket would travel a total distance of 50 miles.
Mile per second is predominantly used in the field of aerospace and astrodynamics, where extremely high velocities are involved. It is a suitable unit to describe the speed of spacecraft, missiles, or other objects that achieve significant velocities in a short amount of time.
For comparison, the speed of sound is approximately 0.21 miles per second. Therefore, a velocity of 10 miles per second is significantly faster than the speed of sound. This indicates that the rocket is traveling at supersonic speeds and likely in the realm of space travel.
It's important to note that mile per second is not a commonly used unit for everyday speeds, as it represents extremely rapid velocities that are beyond the capabilities of most vehicles or objects. More commonly used speed units include miles per hour, kilometers per hour, or meters per second.
In summary, mile per second is a unit of speed that represents the distance traveled in miles divided by the time taken in seconds. It is primarily used in aerospace and astrodynamics to describe high velocities, typically associated with space travel.

### What is a Foot Per Minute?

Feet per minute (ft/min) is a unit of linear velocity measurement. It represents the rate at which an object or particle travels a distance of one foot in one minute. Feet per minute is used to quantify slower speeds or rates of movement over longer time intervals.
To provide a detailed example of feet per minute, let's consider a scenario where a conveyor belt moves objects at a constant speed. If the objects are transported a distance of 50 feet in one minute, then the velocity of the conveyor belt would be 50 ft/min. This means that the objects are being transported at a rate of 50 feet per minute.
While not as commonly used as feet per second, feet per minute can find applications in certain contexts where slower speeds or extended durations are involved.
In industrial settings, feet per minute can be relevant for conveyors, assembly lines, or material handling systems. It allows for the measurement and control of the speed at which objects are transported or processed.
Feet per minute can also be used in specialized applications that involve slower rates of movement or flow. For example, in ventilation systems or air conditioning, the velocity of air movement or airflow can be expressed in terms of feet per minute.
It's important to note that feet per minute can be converted to other units of velocity. For example, 1 ft/min is approximately equal to 0.00508 meters per second (m/s) or 0.01136 miles per hour (mph).
In summary, feet per minute (ft/min) is a unit of linear velocity measurement, representing the rate at which an object or particle travels a distance of one foot in one minute. It is commonly used to quantify slower speeds or rates of movement over extended durations. Feet per minute can be relevant in industrial, ventilation, and airflow applications where slower velocities need to be measured or controlled.

## Miles Per Second To Feet Per Minute Conversion Table

Below is a lookup table showing common miles per second to feet per minute conversion values.

Mile Per Second (mi/s)Foot Per Minute (ft/m)
1 mi/s316796.553253501 ft/m
2 mi/s633593.106507002 ft/m
3 mi/s950389.659760503 ft/m
4 mi/s1267186.213014004 ft/m
5 mi/s1583982.766267505 ft/m
6 mi/s1900779.319521006 ft/m
7 mi/s2217575.872774507 ft/m
8 mi/s2534372.426028008 ft/m
9 mi/s2851168.979281509 ft/m
10 mi/s3167965.53253501 ft/m
11 mi/s3484762.085788511 ft/m
12 mi/s3801558.639042012 ft/m
13 mi/s4118355.192295513 ft/m

## Other Common Mile Per SecondConversions

Below is a table of common conversions from miles per second to other speed units.

ConversionResult
1 mile per second in feet per second5280.00109824023 ft/s
1 mile per second in feet per hour19008000.0034062 ft/h
1 mile per second in kilometers per second1.60934400009669 km/s
1 mile per second in kilometers per minute96.5606403476801 km/m
1 mile per second in kilometers per hour5793.63870057954 km/h
1 mile per second in knots3128.31405770488 kn, kt
1 mile per second in mach5.45454545553719 Ma
1 mile per second in meters per second1609.34397989479 m/s
1 mile per second in meters per hour5793638.40183993 m/h
1 mile per second in miles per minute60 mi/m
1 mile per second in miles per hour3600 mph
1 mile per second in speed of light0.00000536820519427535 c
1 mile per second in speed of sound4.69197 c