# Kilometers to Nautical Miles Conversion

## Kilometers to Nautical Miles Conversion - Convert Kilometers to Nautical Miles (km to Nm)

### You are currently converting Distance and Length units from Kilometers to Nautical Miles

1 Kilometers (km)

=

0.53996 Nautical Miles (Nm)

Kilometers : The kilometer (SI symbol: km) is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to 1000m (also written as 1E+3m). It is commonly used officially for expressing distances between geographical places on land in most of the world.

Nautical Miles : The nautical mile (symbol M, NM or nmi) is a unit of length, defined as 1,852 meters (approximately 6,076 feet). It is a non-SI unit used especially by navigators in the shipping and aviation industries, and also in polar exploration.

### Distance and Length Conversion Calculator

1 Kilometer = 0.53996 Nautical Mile

### How to convert Kilometers to Nautical Miles ?

1 kilometers is equal to 0.5399568 Nautical Miles:

1km = 1/1.852 Nm

The distance d in Nautical Miles (Nm) is equal to the distance d in kilometers (km) times 1/1.852, that conversion formula:

d(Nm) = d(km) /1.852

#### How many Nautical Miles in a Kilometer?

One Kilometer is equal to 0.53996 Nautical Miles:

1km = 1km /1.852 = 0.53996Nm

#### How many Kilometers in a Nautical Mile?

One Nautical Mile is equal to 1.852 Kilometers:

1Nm = 1Nm × 1.852 = 1.852km

#### How to Convert 10 Kilometers to Nautical Miles?

d(Nm) = 10(km) /1.852 = 5.39957Nm

### Length conversion table

millimeter (mm) centimeter (cm) meter (m) kilometer (km) inch (in) foot / feet (ft) yard (yd) mile (mi)
1 millimeter (mm) 1 0.1 0.001 0.000001 0.03937 0.003281 0.0010936 0.0000006214
1 centimeter (cm) 10 1 0.01 0.00001 0.3937 0.03281 0.010936 0.000006214
1 meter (m) 1000 100 1 0.001 39.37 3.281 1.0936 0.0006214
1 kilometer (km) 1000000 100000 1000 1 39370 3281 1093.6 0.6214
1 inch (in) 25.4 2.54 0.0254 0.0000254 1 0.08333 0.02778 0.000015783
1 foot / feet (ft) 304.8 30.48 0.3048 0.0003048 12 1 0.33333 0.0001894
1 yard (yd) 914.4 91.44 0.9144 0.0009144 36 3 1 0.0005682
1 mile (mi) 1609344 160934 1609.3 1.6093 63360 5280 1760 1
1 nautical mile (nmi) 1852000 185200 1852 1.852 72913 6076 2025.4 1.1508

We decided to round some conversion factors to fit this table. Therefore, some of these values are not accurate, but they still have reasonable accuracy.