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By international agreement, the nautical mile is now defined as exactly 1852 meters. By what percentage does this current definition differ from the original definition?

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    Define original. My Bowditch (1966) defined the nautical mile as the British "sea mile", or 1852.3m

    There were others before that. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nautical_mile

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