**Full name:** fathom

**Plural form:** fathoms

**Symbol:** fath

**Category type:** length

**Scale factor:** 1.8288

The SI base unit for length is the metre.

1 metre is equal to 0.54680664916885 fathom.

Valid units must be of the **length** type.

You can use this form to select from known units:

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

fathom to arpent [Canada]

fathom to vara [California]

fathom to mil

fathom to exametre

fathom to hat [Cambodia]

fathom to mile

fathom to alen [Scandinavia]

fathom to finger

fathom to mile [statute, international]

fathom to braccio [Italy]