**Full name:** fathom

**Plural form:** fathoms

**Symbol:** fath

**Category type:** length

**Scale factor:** 1.8288

The SI base unit for length is the metre.

1 metre is equal to 0.54680664916885 fathom.

Valid units must be of the **length** type.

You can use this form to select from known units:

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

fathom to quarter [print]

fathom to handbreadth

fathom to pes

fathom to light week

fathom to hectometre

fathom to el [Dutch]

fathom to military pace [double time]

fathom to cuadra

fathom to line

fathom to caliber