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# Fathoms

A fathom is a unit of length in the imperial and the U.S. customary systems equal to 6 feet (1.8288 meters), used especially for measuring the depth of water.

There are two yards (6 feet) in an imperial fathom. Originally based on the distance between a man's outstretched arms, the size of a fathom has varied slightly depending on whether it was defined as a thousandth of an (Admiralty) nautical mile or as a multiple of the imperial yard. Formerly, the term was used for any of several units of length varying around 5 – 5 1/2 feet (1.5–1.7 m).

Fathoms
Symbol/abbreviation: fath
Unit of: LENGTH
LENGTH's base unit: meters (SI Unit)
In relation to the base unit (meters), 1 Fathoms = 1.8288 meters.
[Conversion table] 1 Fathoms (fath) to all length units
1 fath= 1008 agate [typography] (agate)
1 fath= 3.07993896709 alens (aln)
1 fath= 18288000000 angstroms (Å)
1 fath= 1.22247729292E-11 astronomical unit (au)
1 fath= 1.8288E+18 attometers (am)
1 fath= 0.0154838709677 barleycorns (bcorn)
1 fath= 1.8288E+12 bicrons (μμ)
1 fath= 34559325140.7 bohr radius (Bohr)
1 fath= 0.00986842105263 cable length uk (cbl[UK])
1 fath= 0.00833333333333 cable length us (cbl[US])
1 fath= 7200 calibers (cal)
1 fath= 7200 centiinch (cin)
1 fath= 182.88 centimeters (cm)
1 fath= 0.0909090909091 chains (ch)
1 fath= 4 cubits (cbt)
1 fath= 0.18288 decameters (dam)
1 fath= 18.288 decimeters (dm)
1 fath= 4864.18914214 didot points (didot point)
1 fath= 96 digits (digit)
1 fath= 1.6 ells (eel)
1 fath= 433.620004336 ems (EM)
1 fath= 1.8288E-18 exameters (Em)
1 fath= 1 fathoms (fath)
1 fath= 6 feet (ft)
1 fath= 1.8288E+15 femtometers (fm)
1 fath= 1.8288E+15 fermi (fermi)
1 fath= 16 finger cloth (finer)
1 fath= 82.2857142857 fingerbreadth (fb)
1 fath= 5.8223495702 fods (fod)
1 fath= 0.00909090909091 furlongs (fur)
1 fath= 1.8288E-9 gigameters (Gm)
1 fath= 0.0593766233766 greek plethron (pleth)
1 fath= 0.00988540540541 greek stadion (std)
1 fath= 18 hands (h)
1 fath= 0.018288 hectometers (hm)
1 fath= 182880 himetrics (hiMetric)
1 fath= 0.964310879654 hvats (hvat)
1 fath= 72 inches (in)
1 fath= 0.0018288 kilometers (km)
1 fath= 5.92611795204E-20 kiloparsecs (kpc)
1 fath= 7.061003861E-14 light days (ld)
1 fath= 1.69490268767E-12 light hours (lh)
1 fath= 1.0165647582E-10 light minutes (lmin)
1 fath= 2.35336507528E-15 light months (lm)
1 fath= 6.10006671114E-9 light seconds (ls)
1 fath= 1.93298805623E-16 light years (ly)
1 fath= 870.857142857 lines (l)
1 fath= 9.09089090908 links (li)
1 fath= 1.8288E-6 megameters (Mm)
1 fath= 1.8288 meters (m)
1 fath= 72000000 microinches (μin)
1 fath= 1828800 micrometers (μm)
1 fath= 1.8288E+12 micromicrons (μμm)
1 fath= 0.00113636363636 miles (mi)
1 fath= 1828.8 millimeters (mm)
1 fath= 72000 mils (mil)
1 fath= 0.00018288 myriameters (Mym)
1 fath= 32 nails cloth (nail)
1 fath= 1828800000 nanometers (nm)
1 fath= 0.000329157667387 nautical leagues (Nl)
1 fath= 0.00098747300216 nautical miles (NM)
1 fath= 2.4 paces (pace)
1 fath= 24 palms (palm)
1 fath= 5.92673716454E-17 parsecs (pc)
1 fath= 0.363636363636 perch (perch)
1 fath= 1.8288E-15 petameters (Pm)
1 fath= 432.00000034 picas (p)
1 fath= 1.8288E+12 picometers (pm)
1 fath= 6912.0008708 pixels (PX)
1 fath= 1.143E+35 planck length (pl)
1 fath= 5183.99673449 points (pt)
1 fath= 0.363636363636 poles (pole)
1 fath= 41.1428571429 rack unit (ru)
1 fath= 432.000054425 rems (rem)
1 fath= 0.363636363636 rods (rd)
1 fath= 0.0515154929577 roman actus (actus)
1 fath= 0.3 ropes (rope)
1 fath= 0.00018288 scandinavian miles (mil[Scandinavian])
1 fath= 8 spans (span)
1 fath= 1.8288E-12 terameters (Tm)
1 fath= 72000 thou (th)
1 fath= 103679.346902 twips (twip)
1 fath= 2.11177829099 varas [Argentina] (vr[Argentina])
1 fath= 2.18181380882 varas [California] (vr[California])
1 fath= 2.11666666667 varas [Latin America] (vr[Latin])
1 fath= 2.18228681893 varas [Mexico] (vr[Mexico])
1 fath= 2.18782150975 varas [Spanish] (vr[Spanish])
1 fath= 2.1599914961 varas [Texas] (vr[Texas])
1 fath= 0.00171428571429 versts (vst)
1 fath= 1.8251424146E+13 x unit (xu)
1 fath= 2 yards (yd)
1 fath= 1.8288E+24 yoctometers (ym)
1 fath= 1.8288E-24 yottameters (Ym)
1 fath= 1.8288E+21 zeptometers (zm)
1 fath= 1.8288E-21 zettameters (Zm)
1 fath= 72 zolls (zoll)