Nautical mile

Nautical mile,

Definition of Nautical mile:

  1. Distance of 6076.11 feet or exactly 1852 meters. Also called International Nautical mile, it replaced the British Nautical mile (6080 feet) and US Nautical mile (6080.20 feet) by a 1920 international agreement. One nautical mile equals 1.15 miles or 1.85 kilometers. Also called air mile.

Meaning of Nautical mile & Nautical mile Definition