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Velocity Conversion

Convert from velocity units to desired velocity units


Utilities/Unit Conversions


The Velocity Conversion block computes the conversion factor from specified input velocity units to specified output velocity units and applies the conversion factor to the input signal.

The Velocity Conversion block icon displays the input and output units selected from the Initial unit and the Final unit lists.


Initial unit

Specifies the input units.

Final unit

Specifies the output units.

The following conversion units are available:

m/sMeters per second
ft/sFeet per second
km/sKilometers per second
in/sInches per second
km/hKilometers per hour
mphMiles per hour
ktsNautical miles per hour
ft/minFeet per minute

Inputs and Outputs

InputDimension TypeDescription


 Contains the velocity in initial velocity units.
OutputDimension TypeDescription


 Contains the velocity in final velocity units.

Introduced before R2006a

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