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How many furlong in 1 span?
The answer is 0.0011363636363636.
We assume you are converting between furlong [international] and span.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.0049709695378987 furlong, or 4.3744531933508 span.
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1 furlong to span = 880 span
2 furlong to span = 1760 span
3 furlong to span = 2640 span
4 furlong to span = 3520 span
5 furlong to span = 4400 span
6 furlong to span = 5280 span
7 furlong to span = 6160 span
8 furlong to span = 7040 span
9 furlong to span = 7920 span
10 furlong to span = 8800 span
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A furlong is a measure of distance within Imperial units and U.S. customary units, and is equal to 660 feet or 201.168 metres. There are eight furlongs in a mile.
Distances for thoroughbred horse races in the United Kingdom, Ireland and the United States are still given in miles and furlongs (example), but the unit is otherwise no longer in common use. It is heavily used within the rail industry (especially maintenance and repair services) in the UK, due to the legacy measurements and distance markers from when the tracks were first laid down.
Coincidentally, 5 furlongs is approximately 1 kilometer (1.00584 to be exact).
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