Als ein Klick wird vor allem im US-amerikanischen Militärjargon die Entfernung von einem Kilometer bezeichnet. Die Herkunft des Wortes in diesem. It varies depending on the usage. It's normally 1 Kilometer. However if used by a sniper and spotter it means meters, i.e. a spotter may say to a. 1 English. Pronunciation; Etymology 1. 1 Noun. Usage notes Though kilometers are not commonly used to measure distance in the USA. NoStupidQuestions submitted 2 years ago by ConspicuousPickle. What would you like to do? The Military Grid Reference System MGRS is the mapping system standard used by NATO military members for locating points on the earth and can pin point a place on Earth to the nearest meter. You can find metric conversion tables for SI slizinng hot, as well as English units, currency, and other data. So, if a Soldier radios, "We're 10 klicks south of your position," that means they are 10 kilometers away, or 6.