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A cable length or length of cable is a nautical unit of measure equal to one tenth of a nautical mile or approximately 100 fathoms. The unit is named after the length of a ship's anchor cable in the Age of Sail. The definition varies:
Kilometer or kilometre is one of the most common metric units of length or distance. It is equal to 1 000 meters. It is about 0.62137119 mile, 1093.6133 yards, or 3280.8399 feet. Plural name is kilometers.
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