# Fathoms to Feet Converter

## What is fathom?

A fathom is a unit of length in the imperial and U.S. customary systems. The fathom is neither an International Standard nor an internationally accepted non-SI unit. It is the most frequently used maritime measure of depth in the English-speaking world. There are six feet in an imperial fathom. The span of a man's outstretched arms has varied depending on whether it was defined as a thousandth of an admiralty nautical mile or a multiple of the imperial yard. The term used to be used for any of several units of length greater than 5 feet.

## What is foot?

The foot is an important part of the body. The terminal portion of a limb allows movement. The terminal part of the leg made up of one or more bones is known as the foot.

## How to use the fathom ft calculator

Simple steps to use this converter:

- Use the top drop down menu under **Unit Converter** to choose the category of the type of calculator ranging from length, area, math, volume to voltage, power, and many more.

- Choose the desired unit to convert from in the **left black drop down bar** and type in the number to convert.

- Then choose the unit to convert to in the **right black drop down bar** and type in the number to convert.

## How to convert fathoms feet

It is easier to understand the conversion of **fathom** to **ft** by looking at a step by step example.

- Multiply by the conversion factor of 1 **fathom** = 6.0 **ft**.

- So 10 **fathom** in **ft** would be 10 fathom x 6.0 = 60.0 ft

## Popular FAQs

### How deep is a fathom?

The old English measure of length has been standardized into a nautical unit of depth.

### How many feet in a fathom?

According to the international standards for the imperial unit system, 6 feet equals one fathom.

### How to convert in ft fathom calculator

**12.0 fathom**. Follow these steps to obtain the similar value:

Multiply 72 feet by the base conversion rate of 0.1667 to get fathoms

72 ft x 0.1667 = 12.0 fathom

### How to convert yd ft fathom calculator

**0.6667 fathom**. Follow these steps to obtain the similar value:

Multiply 4 feet by the base conversion rate of 0.1667 to get fathoms

4 ft x 0.1667 = 0.6667 fathom

### How to convert yd ft fathom calculator

**2.5 fathom**. Follow these steps to obtain the similar value:

Multiply 15 feet by the base conversion rate of 0.1667 to get fathoms

15 ft x 0.1667 = 2.5 fathom

### How to convert yd ft fathom calculator

**0.3333 fathom**. Follow these steps to obtain the similar value:

Multiply 2 feet by the base conversion rate of 0.1667 to get fathoms

2 ft x 0.1667 = 0.3333 fathom

### How to convert ft ft fathom calculator

**0.1667 fathom**. Follow these steps to obtain the similar value:

Multiply 1 feet by the base conversion rate of 0.1667 to get fathoms

1 ft x 0.1667 = 0.1667 fathom

### How to convert fathoms ft fathom calculator

**0.1667 fathom**. Follow these steps to obtain the similar value:

Multiply 1 feet by the base conversion rate of 0.1667 to get fathoms

1 ft x 0.1667 = 0.1667 fathom

### How to convert fathoms ft fathom calculator

**10.0 fathom**. Follow these steps to obtain the similar value:

Multiply 60 feet by the base conversion rate of 0.1667 to get fathoms

60 ft x 0.1667 = 10.0 fathom

### How to convert fathoms ft fathom calculator

**5.0 fathom**. Follow these steps to obtain the similar value:

Multiply 30 feet by the base conversion rate of 0.1667 to get fathoms

30 ft x 0.1667 = 5.0 fathom

### How to convert fathom fathom ft calculator

**126.0 ft**. Follow these steps to obtain the similar value:

Multiply 21 fathoms by the base conversion rate of 6.0 to get feet

21 fathom x 6.0 = 126.0 ft

### How many feet Fathoms?

**6.0 ft**. You can calculate by:

1 fathom is equivalent to 6.0 feet

1 fathom x 6.0 = 6.0 ft

### How many fathoms foot

**0.1667 fathom**. You can calculate by:

1 foot is equivalent to 0.1667 fathoms

1 ft x 0.1667 = 0.1667 fathom

## Examples of Fathoms to Feet rounded to 4th decimal place

Fathoms (fathom) | Feet (ft) |
---|---|

0.05 fathom | 0.3 ft |

0.5 fathom | 3.0 ft |

1 fathom | 6.0 ft |

2 fathom | 12.0 ft |

3 fathom | 18.0 ft |

4 fathom | 24.0 ft |

5 fathom | 30.0 ft |

6 fathom | 36.0 ft |

7 fathom | 42.0 ft |

8 fathom | 48.0 ft |

9 fathom | 54.0 ft |

10 fathom | 60.0 ft |

20 fathom | 120.0 ft |

30 fathom | 180.0 ft |

40 fathom | 240.0 ft |

50 fathom | 300.0 ft |

60 fathom | 360.0 ft |

70 fathom | 420.0 ft |

80 fathom | 480.0 ft |

90 fathom | 540.0 ft |

100 fathom | 600.0 ft |

## Some of Fathoms to units in same category

Base Unit | To Unit | To Unit Full Name |
---|---|---|

1 fathom | 0.001 nMi | Nautical Miles |

1 fathom | 0.001 mi | Miles |

1 fathom | 1.0 fathom | Fathoms |

1 fathom | 6.0 ft | Feet |

1 fathom | 6.0 ft-us | US Survey Feet |

1 fathom | 2.0 yd | Yards |

1 fathom | 72.0 in | Inches |

1 fathom | 0.002 km | Kilometers |

1 fathom | 1.829 m | Meters |

1 fathom | 182.88 cm | Centimeters |

1 fathom | 1828.8 mm | Millimeters |

1 fathom | 1828799.941 μm | Micrometers |

1 fathom | 1828799941.478 nm | Nanometers |