# Yards to Nautical Miles Converter

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Convert Nautical Miles to Yards (nmi to yd) ▶

## Conversion Table

 yards to nautical miles yd nmi 1000 yd 0.4937 nmi 2000 yd 0.9875 nmi 3000 yd 1.4812 nmi 4000 yd 1.9749 nmi 5000 yd 2.4687 nmi 6000 yd 2.9624 nmi 7000 yd 3.4562 nmi 8000 yd 3.9499 nmi 9000 yd 4.4436 nmi 10000 yd 4.9374 nmi 11000 yd 5.4311 nmi 12000 yd 5.9248 nmi 13000 yd 6.4186 nmi 14000 yd 6.9123 nmi 15000 yd 7.4061 nmi 16000 yd 7.8998 nmi 17000 yd 8.3935 nmi 18000 yd 8.8873 nmi 19000 yd 9.381 nmi 20000 yd 9.8747 nmi

## How to convert

1 yard (yd) = 0.000493737 nautical mile (nmi). Yard (yd) is a unit of Length used in Standard system. Nautical Mile (nmi) is a unit of Length used in Standard system.

## Yard: A Unit of Length

A yard is a unit of length that is equal to 3 feet or 36 inches in the imperial and U.S. customary systems of measurement. It is also equal to 0.9144 meter in the International System of Units (SI). A distance of 1,760 yards is equal to 1 mile. The symbol for yard is yd.

## How to Convert Yard

To convert a yard to other units of length, you can use the following formulas:

• To convert a yard to feet, multiply by 3. For example, 5 yd = 5 x 3 ft = 15 ft.
• To convert a yard to inches, multiply by 36. For example, 5 yd = 5 x 36 in = 180 in.
• To convert a yard to meters, multiply by 0.9144. For example, 5 yd = 5 x 0.9144 m = 4.572 m.
• To convert a yard to centimeters, multiply by 91.44. For example, 5 yd = 5 x 91.44 cm = 457.2 cm.
• To convert a yard to millimeters, multiply by 914.4. For example, 5 yd = 5 x 914.4 mm = 4572 mm.
• To convert a yard to kilometers, divide by 1093.6133. For example, 5 yd = 5 / 1093.6133 km = 0.00457 km.
The yard is equal to 36 inches or 3 feet.

## Nautical Mile: A Unit of Length

A nautical mile is a unit of length that is used in air, marine, and space navigation, and for the definition of territorial waters. It is based on the Earth’s longitude and latitude coordinates, and is equal to one minute of arc along a meridian. In this article, we will explore the definition, history, uses, and conversions of the nautical mile.

## How to Convert Nautical Mile

The nautical mile can be converted to other units of length using simple multiplication or division by a conversion factor. Here are some common conversion factors:

Unit
Conversion Factor
Metre 1,852
Foot 6,076
Statute mile 1.151
Kilometre 1.852
Yard 2,025

For example, to convert 10 nautical miles to kilometres, we multiply by 1.852:

10 NM × 1.852 = 18.52 km

To convert 50 kilometres to nautical miles, we divide by 1.852:

50 km ÷ 1.852 = 27 NM

The international nautical mile was defined as exactly 1,852 meters in 1929.

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