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    Re: Name for sixty nautical miles
    From: Don Seltzer
    Date: 2016 Mar 17, 20:41 -0400


    On Thu, Mar 17, 2016 at 4:48 PM, Philip Lange <NoReply_PhilipLange@fer3.com> wrote:
    If memory serves, a Cable is 100 Fathoms and a League is 10 Cables or 1000 Fathoms.= 1 nautical mile

    Different countries have had different definitions of a league, and a land league is often shorter than a sea league, but it always has been considered to be several miles.

    In the UK and the US, a sea league has generally been equated with three nautical miles.

    Don Seltzer

     
       
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