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Cubit Conversion

cubit conversion allows you find conversion from cubit to other units of length, and you can find more additional cubit information as the following.

Cubit

The cubit is an ancient unit based on the forearm length from the tip of the middle finger to the bottom of the elbow. Cubits of various lengths were employed in many parts of the world in antiquity, during the Middle Ages and as recently as Early Modern Times. The term is still used in hedge laying, the length of the forearm being frequently used to determine the interval between stakes placed within the hedge.

DefinitionRelation to SI units

≡ Distance from fingers to elbow ≈ 18 in

Quick Find Conversion

Cubit to

Conversion table

finger (cloth)cubithectometerfrench; charriereattometerzettametermicronearth radius
1 0.2286 0.001143 342.9 1.143 × 1017 1.143 × 10-22 114 300 1.7940668654842 × 10-8
4.3744532 1 0.005 1 500 5.0 × 1017 5.0 × 10-22 500 000 7.8480615288024 × 10-8
874.8906387 200 1 300 000 1.0 × 1020 1.0 × 10-19 100 000 000 1.5696123057605 × 10-5
0.0029163 0.0006667 3.3333333333333 × 10-6 1 3.3333333333333 × 1014 3.3333333333333 × 10-25 333.3333333 5.2320410192016 × 10-11
8.7489063867017 × 10-18 2.0 × 10-18 1.0 × 10-20 3.0 × 10-15 1 1.0 × 10-39 1.0 × 10-12 1.5696123057605 × 10-25
8.7489063867017 × 1021 2.0 × 1021 1.0 × 1019 3.0 × 1024 1.0 × 1039 1 1.0 × 1027 1.5696123057605 × 1014
8.7489063867017 × 10-6 2.0 × 10-6 1.0 × 10-8 0.003 1 000 000 000 000 1.0 × 10-27 1 1.5696123057605 × 10-13
55,739,282.589676 12 742 000 63 710 19 113 000 000 6.371 × 1024 6.371 × 10-15 6 371 000 000 000 1

Legend

SymbolDefinition
exactly equal
approximately equal to
=equal to
digitsindicates that digits repeat infinitely (e.g. 8.294 369 corresponds to 8.294 369 369 369 369 …)

Unit System

Other (Length)

SI Conversion Table

1 cubit= 0.5 meters
1.5 cubit= 0.75 meters
2 cubit= 1 meters
2.5 cubit= 1.25 meters
3 cubit= 1.5 meters