›› Measurement unit: fathom

Full name: fathom

Plural form: fathoms

Symbol: fath

Category type: length

Scale factor: 1.8288

›› Similar units

fathom [ancient]

›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.54680664916885 fathom.

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›› Definition: Fathom

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

›› Sample conversions: fathom

fathom to decimetre
fathom to range
fathom to cuerda
fathom to lap [old]
fathom to mile [survey]
fathom to mile [nautical, international]
fathom to palm [Britain, Roman minor]
fathom to leap
fathom to military pace
fathom to stride [great]