Convert Mile to Millimeter
Please provide values below to convert mile [mi, mi(Int)] to millimeter [mm], or vice versa.
Definition: A mile (symbol: mi or m) is a unit of length in the imperial and US customary systems of measurement. It is currently defined as 5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, or exactly 1,609.344 meters.
History/origin: The mile is an English unit (predecessor of Imperial units and United States Customary Units) of length. The use of the abbreviation "m" for mile was common before the widespread adoption of the metric system; after the adoption of the metric system, "mi" became the preferred abbreviation in order to avoid confusion between miles and meters. The definition of a mile as 5,280 feet (or 8 furlongs), sometimes referred to as the statute mile, international mile, or land mile, which differs from the Roman mile of 5,000 feet, developed due to the importance of the furlong in England, back in 1593. There also exist a number of units based on, or closely related to, the Roman mile, including the nautical mile (1.852 km exactly), Italian mile (~1.852 km), and the Chinese mile (500m exactly).
Current use: Although most countries have adopted the metric system and use kilometers, rather than miles, to express land distance, the mile is still prevalently used in countries such as the United States (US), United Kingdom (UK), Myanmar, and Liberia, as well as some other countries which are either US or UK territories, or have historical ties with either country.
Definition: A millimeter (symbol: mm) is a unit of length in the International System of Units (SI). It is defined in terms of the meter, as 1/1000 of a meter, or the distance traveled by light in 1/299 792 458 000 of a second.
History/origin: The milli- prefix is one of many metric prefixes. It indicates one thousandth of the base unit, in this case the meter. The definition of the meter has changed over time, the current definition being based on the distance traveled by the speed of light in a given amount of time. The relationship between the meter and the millimeter is constant however. Prior to this definition, the meter was based on the length of a prototype meter bar. In 2019, the meter has been re-defined based on the changes made to the definition of a second.
Mile to Millimeter Conversion Table
|Mile [mi, Mi(Int)]||Millimeter [mm]|
|0.01 mi, mi(Int)||16093.44 mm|
|0.1 mi, mi(Int)||160934.4 mm|
|1 mi, mi(Int)||1609344 mm|
|2 mi, mi(Int)||3218688 mm|
|3 mi, mi(Int)||4828032 mm|
|5 mi, mi(Int)||8046720 mm|
|10 mi, mi(Int)||16093440 mm|
|20 mi, mi(Int)||32186880 mm|
|50 mi, mi(Int)||80467200 mm|
|100 mi, mi(Int)||160934400 mm|
|1000 mi, mi(Int)||1609344000 mm|
How to Convert Mile to Millimeter
1 mi, mi(Int) = 1609344 mm
1 mm = 6.2137119223733E-7 mi, mi(Int)
Example: convert 15 mi, mi(Int) to mm:
15 mi, mi(Int) = 15 × 1609344 mm = 24140160 mm