Acceleration
The coherent SI unit of acceleration is the metre per second squared, m/s^{2}.
The unit in the imperial system for acceleration is the foot per second squared, ft/s^{2}
Factors in bold are exact.
Convert | From | To | Multiply | Std |
---|---|---|---|---|
kilometres per second squared | km/s^{2} | m/s^{2} | 1000 | 2 |
gal (galileo) | Gal | m/s^{2} | 0.01 | 2 |
milligal | mGal | m/s^{2} | 1.0 x 10^{-5} | 2 |
acceleration of free fall, standard | g_{n} | m/s^{2} | 9.80665 | 1 |
inch per second squared | in/s^{2} | m/s^{2} | 0.0254 | |
foot per second squared | ft/s^{2} | m/s^{2} | 0.3048 | 1 |
1: BS 350:2004 Table 14
2: BS 350:2004 Section 14