A statute mile is 5280 feet; a nautical mile is 6026 feet, or about 1.15 statute miles. So a nautical mile is about 15% longer.
1 mi = .868976 nautical mile
A nautical mile is greater than a statute (land) mile. One nautical mile is equal to about 1.15 statute miles.
a nautical mile is 1.852 km and a mile is (statute)1.609344 km so a mile is bigger than a nautical mile
1.15078 statute miles to one nautical mile.
Nautical mile = 6080 feet Statute mile = 5280 feet Difference = 800 feet.
MileThe statute mile of 5,280 feet (about 1,609 m), or 63,360 inches. The international nautical mile of exactly 1,852 m (about 6,076 feet).mile
One statute mile is 0.86897624 nautical miles.
One statute mile is equal to about 0.87 nautical miles.
1.1508 statute miles and one minute of latitude is equal to 1 nautical mile.
One good sentence with the word 'nautical' is... "A nautical mile is longer than a statute mile." P.S.-Hope this helps