How many fathom [ancient] in 1 smoot?
The answer is 0.93045379989065.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.54674685620558 fathom [ancient], or 0.58761311552474 smoot.
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Quick conversion chart of fathom [ancient] to smoot

1 fathom [ancient] to smoot = 1.07474 smoot

5 fathom [ancient] to smoot = 5.37372 smoot

10 fathom [ancient] to smoot = 10.74744 smoot

15 fathom [ancient] to smoot = 16.12117 smoot

20 fathom [ancient] to smoot = 21.49489 smoot

25 fathom [ancient] to smoot = 26.86861 smoot

30 fathom [ancient] to smoot = 32.24233 smoot

40 fathom [ancient] to smoot = 42.98978 smoot

50 fathom [ancient] to smoot = 53.73722 smoot

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A smoot is a unit of distance (or "length", as physical scientists say) used for measuring the Harvard Bridge. It is named after an MIT fraternity pledge at Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity, Oliver R. Smoot (class of 1962). In October of 1958, fellow students helped Mr. Smoot measure the length of the bridge by placing him end to end and marking the increments. Oliver was a top student at MIT and went on to run NIST, the National Institute of Standards and Technology. The smoot is equal to his height (five feet and seven inches -- 1.70 m), and the bridge's length was measured to be "364.4 smoots plus one ear".

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