# fathoms to cables [U.S.] Conversion Factor

The fathom to cable [U.S.] conversion factor is 0.0083333333333333

To find how many fathoms are there in a cable [U.S.], just multiply the quantity in fathoms by 0.

You can also use the formula to convert from fathoms to cables [U.S.] below:

Value in cables [U.S.] = value in fathoms × 0.0083333333333333

See also our fathoms to cables [U.S.] Converter

## Examples:

Convert half fathom to cables [U.S.]:
half fathoms = 0.5 × 0.00833 = 0.00417 cables [U.S.].

Convert a fathom to cables [U.S.]:
a fathom = 1 × 0.00833 = 0.00833 cables [U.S.].

Convert two fathoms to cables [U.S.]:
two fathoms = 2 × 0.00833 = 0.0167 cables [U.S.].

Note: All values are rounded to 3 significant figures.

## More Examples:

Convert three fathoms to cables [U.S.] three fathoms = 3 × 0.025 = 0.025 cables [U.S.].

Convert 4 fathoms to cables [U.S.] 4 fathoms = 4 × 0.0333 = 0.0333 cables [U.S.].

Convert half fathom to cables [U.S.] half fathoms = 0.5 × 0.00417 = 0.00417 cables [U.S.].

Convert a quater fathom to cables [U.S.] a quater fathoms = 0.25 × 0.00208 = 0.00208 cables [U.S.].

Convert a fifth fathom to cables [U.S.] a fifth fathoms = 0.2 × 0.00167 = 0.00167 cables [U.S.].

Convert a eighth fathom to cables [U.S.] a eighth fathoms = 0.125 × 0.00104 = 0.00104 cables [U.S.].

Note: All values are rounded to 3 significant figures.

## Definition of Fathom

A US survey fathom (ftm) is a unit of length or distance in the U.S. customary system. It is equal to 2 yards, 6 feet or 1.829 meters.