Nautical Miles to Statute Miles Conversion Calculator

A nautical mile is a unit of distance used in marine navigation and marine forecasts. It is equal to 1.15 statute miles or 1852 meters. It is also the length of 1 minute of latitude. In aviation, distance is measured in nautical miles, with the exception of visibility, which is usually stated or forecasted in statute miles. Given here is an online nautical miles to statute miles conversion calculator to convert between nautical miles and statute miles.

A nautical mile is based on the circumference of the earth and is equal to one minute of latitude. It is slightly more than a statute mile. 1 nautical mile = 1.1508 statute miles. Nautical miles are used for charting and navigating. Convert nautical miles and statute miles using this online nautical miles to statute miles conversion calculator.