Meters (m) to Nautical Miles (nmi) Converter

This length unit converter dynamically calculates the value you enter in meters (m) and converts it to its equivalent value in nautical miles (nmi).

How many meters (m) are in 1 nautical mile (nmi)? What is the formula for how to convert meters to nautical miles (m to nmi)?

1 meter (m) = 0.00053995680345572 nautical mile (nmi)
So we can say that there is 0.00053995680345572 nautical mile in 1 meter.
This means that the multiplication conversion factor to convert a quantity expressed in a meter unit of measurement to an equivalent quantity expressed in a nautical mile unit of measurement is 0.00053995680345572.

Inversely (or reciprocally),

1 nautical mile (nmi) = 1,852 meters (m)
So we can say that there are 1,852 meters in 1 nautical mile.
This means that the division conversion factor to convert a quantity expressed in a meter unit of measurement to an equivalent quantity expressed in a nautical mile unit of measurement is 1,852.

Knowing this inverse mathematical relationship between the two conversion factors and their reciprocal operations, we can derive two formulas to calculate and convert a quantity of length expressed in meters to an equivalent quantity of length expressed in nautical miles (m to nmi). Both formulas will yield the same result. The formulas are:

nmi = m ร— 0.00053995680345572ย  ย  โ†’ This is the formula based on the multiplication conversion factor.

and

nmi = m รท 1,852 ย  ย โ†’ This is the formula based on the division conversion factor.

For example, if you have a length of 2,350 meters that you want to convert to nautical miles, you would use either of the two formulas as follows:

nmi = 2,350 m ร— 0.00053995680345572 = 1.26889848812 nmi
nmi = 2,350 m รท 1,852 = 1.26889848812 nmi

So, the result is the same using either formula, which is 1.26889848812 nautical miles.

Meters to nautical miles (m to nmi) conversion chart

To save you time and effort spent on having to perform manual calculations or look up conversion formulas every time a conversion from meters to nautical-miles is needed, here is a meters-to-nautical-miles conversion chart for your quick and easy reference. This conversion chart (or conversion table) shows common measurement values of length in meters and their equivalent measurement values in nautical-miles. These equivalent measurement values may be rounded off to 1 or 2 decimal places when it is mathematically expedient for everyday applications.

meters (m)nautical miles (nmi)
1 m0.0005 nmi
2 m0.0011 nmi
3 m0.0016 nmi
4 m0.0022 nmi
5 m0.0027 nmi
6 m0.0032 nmi
7 m0.0038 nmi
8 m0.0043 nmi
9 m0.0049 nmi
10 m0.0054 nmi
11 m0.0059 nmi
12 m0.0065 nmi
13 m0.0070 nmi
14 m0.0076 nmi
15 m0.0081 nmi
16 m0.0086 nmi
17 m0.0092 nmi
18 m0.0097 nmi
19 m0.0103 nmi
20 m0.0108 nmi
21 m0.0113 nmi
22 m0.0119 nmi
23 m0.0124 nmi
24 m0.0130 nmi
25 m0.0135 nmi
26 m0.0140 nmi
27 m0.0146 nmi
28 m0.0151 nmi
29 m0.0157 nmi
30 m0.0162 nmi
31 m0.0167 nmi
32 m0.0173 nmi
33 m0.0178 nmi
34 m0.0184 nmi
35 m0.0189 nmi
36 m0.0194 nmi
37 m0.0200 nmi
38 m0.0205 nmi
39 m0.0211 nmi
40 m0.0216 nmi
41 m0.0221 nmi
42 m0.0227 nmi
43 m0.0232 nmi
44 m0.0238 nmi
45 m0.0243 nmi
46 m0.0248 nmi
47 m0.0254 nmi
48 m0.0259 nmi
49 m0.0265 nmi
50 m0.0270 nmi
51 m0.0275 nmi
52 m0.0281 nmi
53 m0.0286 nmi
54 m0.0292 nmi
55 m0.0297 nmi
56 m0.0302 nmi
57 m0.0308 nmi
58 m0.0313 nmi
59 m0.0319 nmi
60 m0.0324 nmi
61 m0.0329 nmi
62 m0.0335 nmi
63 m0.0340 nmi
64 m0.0346 nmi
65 m0.0351 nmi
66 m0.0356 nmi
67 m0.0362 nmi
68 m0.0367 nmi
69 m0.0373 nmi
70 m0.0378 nmi
71 m0.0383 nmi
72 m0.0389 nmi
73 m0.0394 nmi
74 m0.0400 nmi
75 m0.0405 nmi
76 m0.0410 nmi
77 m0.0416 nmi
78 m0.0421 nmi
79 m0.0427 nmi
80 m0.0432 nmi
81 m0.0437 nmi
82 m0.0443 nmi
83 m0.0448 nmi
84 m0.0454 nmi
85 m0.0459 nmi
86 m0.0464 nmi
87 m0.0470 nmi
88 m0.0475 nmi
89 m0.0481 nmi
90 m0.0486 nmi
91 m0.0491 nmi
92 m0.0497 nmi
93 m0.0502 nmi
94 m0.0508 nmi
95 m0.0513 nmi
96 m0.0518 nmi
97 m0.0524 nmi
98 m0.0529 nmi
99 m0.0535 nmi
100 m0.0540 nmi
meters (m)nautical miles (nmi)
101 m0.0545 nmi
102 m0.0551 nmi
103 m0.0556 nmi
104 m0.0562 nmi
105 m0.0567 nmi
106 m0.0572 nmi
107 m0.0578 nmi
108 m0.0583 nmi
109 m0.0589 nmi
110 m0.0594 nmi
111 m0.0599 nmi
112 m0.0605 nmi
113 m0.0610 nmi
114 m0.0616 nmi
115 m0.0621 nmi
116 m0.0626 nmi
117 m0.0632 nmi
118 m0.0637 nmi
119 m0.0643 nmi
120 m0.0648 nmi
121 m0.0653 nmi
122 m0.0659 nmi
123 m0.0664 nmi
124 m0.0670 nmi
125 m0.0675 nmi
126 m0.0680 nmi
127 m0.0686 nmi
128 m0.0691 nmi
129 m0.0697 nmi
130 m0.0702 nmi
131 m0.0707 nmi
132 m0.0713 nmi
133 m0.0718 nmi
134 m0.0724 nmi
135 m0.0729 nmi
136 m0.0734 nmi
137 m0.0740 nmi
138 m0.0745 nmi
139 m0.0751 nmi
140 m0.0756 nmi
141 m0.0761 nmi
142 m0.0767 nmi
143 m0.0772 nmi
144 m0.0778 nmi
145 m0.0783 nmi
146 m0.0788 nmi
147 m0.0794 nmi
148 m0.0799 nmi
149 m0.0805 nmi
150 m0.0810 nmi
151 m0.0815 nmi
152 m0.0821 nmi
153 m0.0826 nmi
154 m0.0832 nmi
155 m0.0837 nmi
156 m0.0842 nmi
157 m0.0848 nmi
158 m0.0853 nmi
159 m0.0859 nmi
160 m0.0864 nmi
161 m0.0869 nmi
162 m0.0875 nmi
163 m0.0880 nmi
164 m0.0886 nmi
165 m0.0891 nmi
166 m0.0896 nmi
167 m0.0902 nmi
168 m0.0907 nmi
169 m0.0913 nmi
170 m0.0918 nmi
171 m0.0923 nmi
172 m0.0929 nmi
173 m0.0934 nmi
174 m0.0940 nmi
175 m0.0945 nmi
176 m0.0950 nmi
177 m0.0956 nmi
178 m0.0961 nmi
179 m0.0967 nmi
180 m0.0972 nmi
181 m0.0977 nmi
182 m0.0983 nmi
183 m0.0988 nmi
184 m0.0994 nmi
185 m0.0999 nmi
186 m0.1004 nmi
187 m0.1010 nmi
188 m0.1015 nmi
189 m0.1021 nmi
190 m0.1026 nmi
191 m0.1031 nmi
192 m0.1037 nmi
193 m0.1042 nmi
194 m0.1048 nmi
195 m0.1053 nmi
196 m0.1058 nmi
197 m0.1064 nmi
198 m0.1069 nmi
199 m0.1075 nmi
200 m0.1080 nmi

Conversion factor of 1 meter to other units of length

Here is a reference list providing a conversion of 1 meter (m) to its equivalent values in various units of length, both metric and imperial:

  • 1 meter (m) = 1,000,000,000 nanometers (nm)
  • 1 meter (m) = 1,000,000 micrometers (ยตm)
  • 1 meter (m) = 1,000 millimeters (mm)
  • 1 meter (m) = 100 centimeters (cm)
  • 1 meter (m) = 10 decimeters (dm)
  • 1 meter (m) = 0.001 kilometer (km)
  • 1 meter (m) = 39.370078740157 inches (in)
  • 1 meter (m) = 3.2808398950131 feet (ft)
  • 1 meter (m) = 1.0936132983377 yards (yd)
  • 1 meter (m) = 0.00062137119223733 mile (mi)
  • 1 meter (m) = 0.00053995680345572 nautical mile (nmi)

What is a meter (m)?

Definition of meter: The meter is the base unit of length in the International System of Units (SI), commonly known as the metric system. A meter is defined as the distance light travels in a vacuum in 1/299,792,458 seconds. It is widely used globally as the standard unit for measuring length.

The abbreviation for meter is m.

What is a nautical mile (nmi)?

Definition of nautical mile: A nautical mile is a unit of length used primarily in maritime and aviation contexts for measuring distances over water or air. It is based on the Earthโ€™s circumference and is defined as one minute of latitude along any meridian. It is approximately equal to 1,852 meters or about 1.15078 miles.

The nautical mile technically not part of the U.S. customary, imperial or metric systems of measurement. Therefore the nautical mile is considered as a specialized unit of measurement distinct from other systems of measurement, used specifically for maritime and aviation navigational purposes.

The abbreviation for nautical mile is nmi.