›› Measurement unit: stadion

Full name: stadion

Plural form: stadia

Alternate spelling: stade

Category type: length

Scale factor: 157.7


›› SI unit: metre

The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 0.0063411540900444 stadion.


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›› Definition: Stadion

An empirical determination of the length of the stadion was made by Lev Vasilevich Firsov, who compared 81 distances given by Eratosthenes and Strabo with the straight-line distances measured by modern methods, and averaged the results. He obtained a result of about 157.7 metres (172.5 yd).


›› Sample conversions: stadion

stadion to point [Adobe]
stadion to perch [Ireland]
stadion to yard
stadion to cubit [Egyptian]
stadion to diraa [Egypt]
stadion to ridge
stadion to shackle
stadion to mile [nautical, UK]
stadion to ri [Japan]
stadion to river [Egypt]