# fathom to point (PostScript) conversion

Conversion number between fathom [ftm] and point (PostScript) [pt] is 5184. This means, that fathom is bigger unit than point (PostScript).

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Switch to reverse conversion:
from point (PostScript) to fathom conversion

### Enter the number in fathom:

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 [ftm]
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in point (PostScript)

?
 precision 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [info] Decimal: Exponential:

### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 fathom = (exactly) (1.8288) / ((254/720000)) = 5184 point (PostScript)
• 1 point (PostScript) = (exactly) ((254/720000)) / (1.8288) = 0.0001929012345679 fathom
• ? fathom × (1.8288  ("m"/"fathom")) / ((254/720000)  ("m"/"point (PostScript)")) = ? point (PostScript)

### High precision conversion

If conversion between fathom to metre and metre to point (PostScript) is exactly definied, high precision conversion from fathom to point (PostScript) is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

fathom
Result in point (PostScript):
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### fathom to point (PostScript) conversion chart

 Start value: [fathom] Step size [fathom] How many lines? (max 100)

visual:
fathompoint (PostScript)
00
1051840
20103680
30155520
40207360
50259200
60311040
70362880
80414720
90466560
100518400
110570240
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## Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in fathom and click convert button.
One number per line.

Converted numbers in point (PostScript):
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## Details about fathom and point (PostScript) units:

Convert Fathom to other unit:

### fathom

Definition of fathom unit: ≡ 6 ft.

Convert Point (PostScript) to other unit:

### point (PostScript)

Definition of point (PostScript) unit: ≡  1⁄72 in .

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