How many meters in a mile?
There are two types of miles, the statute mile and the nautical mile. The nautical mile is used in air and marine navigation. So, depending on what type of mile is converted, the answer to the question of how many meters in a mile might be different. If you are converting from statute miles to meters, then there are 1609.344 meters in a mile. If you are measuring the marine or air, it means you are converting from the nautical miles to meters, then there are 1852 meters in a nautical mile.
In this converter page, the tables and the converter is based on the statute miles and the meters.
Here is the list of conversion factors from miles to meters:
- 1 Statute mile = 1609.344 meters
- 1 International nautical mile = 1852 meters
- 1 UK nautical mile = 1853.184 meters
How to convert from miles to meters?
To convert from miles to meters, multiply the mile value by the conversion factor. For example, if converting from statute miles to meters, then multiply the mile value by 1609.344.
For example, to find out how many meters in a quarter mile, multiply 1609.344 by 0.25, that makes 402.336 meters in a quarter mile.
miles to meters formula
meters = mile * 1609.344
What is a Mile?
Mile is an imperial and United States Customary length unit. 1 mi = 1609.344 m. The symbol is "mi".
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