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1° = 69.047 statute miles or 60 nautical miles
1' = 1.15 miles or 6076.11549 feet or 1 nautical mile
1" = 101.26859 feet
The above holds true for Longitude at the Equator.
For a more indepth description go to: The Earth according to WGS 84
Geocaching.com - the official geocaching site. Go here to learn all about geocaching!
Visit Buxley's Geocaching Waypoint for maps, statistics and more!
Maxwell's Update to the Geocaching FAQ
Fresno Bee article - High-tech hide & seek: Hobbyists use global positioning systems and the Net to find hidden 'treasure.'
Stats Button HTML Code Generator - shows you how to put a GeoCaching stat button on your web page
Geocache map of California
Geocaches that I have found
NGS Benchmarks I have found
My Travel Bugs
Geocaches that I have hidden
Typical Cache Note