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(English) A nautical mile is one minute of latitude or 1.852 kilometers. A knot is the speed in nautical miles per hour. (See also: nautical mile)
(French) Un mille nautique correspond à la longueur d'une minute de latitude ou 1,852 kilomètre. Une vitesse en noeuds exprime la vitesse en milles nautiques par heure. (See also: nautical mile)
(Portuguese) Uma milha náutica é equivalente a 1 minuto de latitude ou 1852 Km. Um nó é a velocidade expressa em milhas náuticas por hora. (See also: nautical mile)

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