Welcome to miles to meters, our article which tells you all about the conversion from the English unit mile to the fundamental unit of length in the SI system, the meter. For the former unit we use the symbol mi, whereas the latter in shortened form is just m. So if you have been looking for mi to m, then you are certainly right here. The same applies to visitors searching for miles to metres, the international spelling for what in America is known as mile to meter.
Convert Miles to Meters
To convert miles to meters you have to know that by international agreement in the year 1959 one mile has been standardised as exactly 1609.344 meters. Therefore, the miles to meter formula is as follows:
[m] = [mi] x 1609.344 ⇔ [m] = (25146000/15625) x [mi] ⇒ 1 mi = 1609.344 m.
Spelled out, a mile equals one thousand six hundred and nine point three four four meters. There are 1,609.344 meters per mile.
To change miles to m multiply the length in miles by 1609.344. Alternatively, you can use the fraction given above as factor.
For example to convert 8 miles into meters multiply 1609.344 by 8 to obtain 12874.752 meters exactly. In any case it would be easier to make use of our meters to miles converter below.
Another approach is using the search form in the sidebar of our site. There you can find many mi to m conversions we have a already done for you.
With x being your distance or length, enter, for example, x mile to m, x miles to meter conversion or simply x miles meters. Give it a try now inserting x mi m, or come up with your own term.
Miles to Meters Converter
To use our miles to meters calculator just insert the length in miles in decimal notation and the input will be automatically changed to meters.
Change Miles to Meters
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If you have already found what you have been looking for then we would be happy if you liked our site. Else, you may find what you are looking for in these frequently asked questions:
- How many miles in a meter? Answer: ~ 0.00062 mi
- How many meter in a mile? 1609.344 meters exactly
- How many m in a mile? Same question as above
- How long is a mile in meters? 1 mile = 1609.344 m
- How to convert miles to meters? Use our formula or our calculator
In case there is anything else you send us an email with the subject line mile to meter and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
And here’s the conversion of nautical miles to meters and survey miles to meters:
[m] = [nmi] x 1852
[m] = [survey mi] x 6336000/3937 ⇒ [m] ~ 1609.34721 x [survey mi]
As matter of fact the difference between the international mile and the survey mile is negligible. In the section ahead you can find the summary of our mile to meter article.
Miles to Meter Conversion
You have come to the end of our article about meters per mile.
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All about meters to miles, including a converter and the formula can be found on our homepage, along with links to additional information about the units.
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