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 Convert From: (required) Click here to Convert To: (optional) Examples: 5 kilometers, 12 feet/sec^2, 1/5 gallon, 9.5 Joules, or 0 dF. Help, Frequently Asked Questions, Use Currencies in Conversions, Measurements & Currencies Recognized Examples: miles, meters/s^2, liters, kilowatt*hours, or dC.
 Conversion Result: ```fathom = 1.8288 meter (length) ``` Related Measurements: Try converting from "fathom" to actus (Roman actus), agate (typography agate), barleycorn, bolt (of cloth), bottom measure, cable length, city block (informal), cloth finger, cloth quarter, digitus (Roman digitus), furlong (surveyors furlong), Greek cubit, hand, marathon, mil, naval shot, palm, parsec, ri (Japanese ri), shaku (Japanese shaku), or any combination of units which equate to "length" and represent depth, fl head, height, length, wavelength, or width. Sample Conversions: fathom = .03127688 arpentlin, 2,880 bottom measure, .02 city block (informal), 98.63 digitus (Roman digitus), 1.6 ell, .06 engineers chain, 1.83E+15 fermi, 5,486.4 French, .98792536 Greek fathom, 7.9 Greek span, 72 inch, 1.93E-16 light yr (light year), 1.83 m (meter), .06666667 naval shot, 24 palm, 432 pica (typography pica), .00046572 ri (Japanese ri), 6.18 Roman foot, .01666667 skein, .00113636 UK mile (British mile).

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