## 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

### 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