›› 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 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]