Kilometers and Fathoms Conversion

How many fathoms in a kilometer?

To convert between kilometers (km) and fathoms please use the conversion tool below. Enter a kilometer or a fathom value into the converter and the result will be displayed.

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There are 546.8 fathoms in a kilometer (546.8 ftm in 1 km). To convert from kilometers to fathoms, multiply the kilometer value by 546.8 and to convert from fathoms to kilometers, divide the fathom value by 546.8.

1 Kilometer = 546.806649 Fathoms

Kilometer is a metric length unit and equals to 1000 meters. It is usually used to measure the distance between two geographical locations. The abbreviation is "km".

Fathom is an imperial, US Customary length unit and usually used to measure the depth of water. The abbreviation is "ftm".

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