1 myriametre

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at scales within direct human experience, from the micrometric (10−6 m, top left) to the multi-kilometric (105 m, bottom right).
The Strait of Gibraltar is 13 kilometres wide

To help compare different orders of magnitude this page lists lengths between 10 and 100 kilometres (104 to 105 metres). The myriametre (10,000 metres) is a deprecated unit name; the prefix myria- is obsolete, not included among the prefixes when the International System of Units was introduced in 1960.

Distances shorter than 10 kilometres

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10 kilometres is equal to:

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Distances longer than 100 kilometres

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ km is an abbreviation of kilometre

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hans Högman (2007-01-21). "Measurements and weights, old Swedish". Archived from the original on 2009-04-25. Retrieved 2009-04-20. "previously in common use: ... Swedish "mil" ... in the old days = ... 10.688 meters ... This "mil" was introduced in 1699 as a standard "mil" and was to represent the distance between the inns. Before 1699 the "mil" had different lengths in different parts of Sweden. Today in the metric system: 1 "mil" = 10 kilometers" 
  2. ^ Haugen, Einar, Norwegian English Dictionary, 1965, Oslo: Universitetsforlaget and Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, s.v. mil
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  6. ^ Highest and lowest points on Mars NASA
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