# Cubic mile

A **cubic mile** (abbreviation: **cu mi** or **mi ^{3}**

^{[1]}) is an imperial and US customary (non-SI non-metric) unit of volume, used in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. It is defined as the volume of a cube with sides of 1 mile (5280 feet, 1760 yards or ~1.609 kilometres) in length.

## Symbols

There is no universally agreed symbol but the following are used.

- cubic mile
- cu mile
- cu mi
- mile/-3
- mi/-3
- mile^3
- mi^3
- mile
^{3} - mi
^{3}

## Conversions

1 cubic mile | = | 512 | cubic furlongs |

= | 451776000 5 | cubic yards | |

= | 197952000 147 | cubic feet | |

= | 379200 3 | acre-feet | |

= | 181825440579584 4.168 | cubic kilometres | |

≈ | 871822916 916 | imperial gallons | |

≈ | 101117140000 1 | US liquid gallons | |

≈ | 608977865 114 | imperial bushels | |

≈ | 282962000 118 | US bushels | |

≈ | 217074762 26 | crude barrels |

## See also

## References

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