How many cm in 1 fathom?
The answer is 182.88.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 100 cm, or 0.54680664916885 fathom.
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››Quick conversion chart of cm to fathom

1 cm to fathom = 0.00547 fathom

10 cm to fathom = 0.05468 fathom

50 cm to fathom = 0.2734 fathom

100 cm to fathom = 0.54681 fathom

200 cm to fathom = 1.09361 fathom

500 cm to fathom = 2.73403 fathom

1000 cm to fathom = 5.46807 fathom

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A centimetre (American spelling centimeter, symbol cm) is a unit of length that is equal to one hundreth of a metre, the current SI base unit of length. A centimetre is part of a metric system. It is the base unit in the centimetre-gram-second system of units. A corresponding unit of area is the square centimetre. A corresponding unit of volume is the cubic centimetre.

The centimetre is a now a non-standard factor, in that factors of 10^{3} are often preferred. However, it is practical unit of length for many everyday measurements. A centimetre is approximately the width of the fingernail of an adult person.

››Definition: Fathom

unit of length equal to six feet used to measure depth of water

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