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hand = 0.1016 meter
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Sample Conversions:
hand = .00286369 actus (Roman actus), 160 bottom measure, .00111111 city block (informal), 5.48 digitus (Roman digitus), 2.64E-10 earth to moon (mean distance earth to moon), .08888889 ell, .05555556 fathom, 101,600,000,000,000 fermi, .00111111 football field, 4 inch, 1.07E-17 light yr (light year), .00005486 nautical mile, .13333333 pace, .00001804 parasang, .00006866 Roman mile, .01666667 rope, .00092593 skein, .00006313 UK mile (British mile), .12124886 vara (Mexican vara), .00009524 verst (Russian verst).

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