**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 handbreadth

fathom to pik

fathom to mile [international]

fathom to light week

fathom to chinese yard

fathom to gnat's eye

fathom to palmo [Portuguese]

fathom to foot [iraq]

fathom to wah [Thailand]

fathom to diraa [Egypt]