Compass 55. Units of measurement - General.

Here you can pick between 3 main systems of measurement:

- Metric. The one that uses meters and kilometers for distance and KM/H for speed.

- Imperial. Uses feet and miles for distance and MPH for speed.

- Nautical. When you pick Nautical units system, you can select if these are feet/miles or meters/kilometers used for distance. Knots will be used as for speed, no choice here.

Here is the screen itself:


What about altitude units? You can set altitude units independently on all other settings:

Altitude units of measurement.

For distance, either it will go the meters/kilometers or feet/miles path, you can set when meters and feet display will change into kilometers/miles:

Distance units of measurement.

Related pages:

Area and length units of measurement (planimeter).

Distance units of measurement.

Altitude units of measurement.

Automatic switch from small to big units.