The distance is always measured from the point or tip of the plate.
The distance is 50 feet.
In a standard softball field, the distance from home plate to first base is 60 feet. To physically measure this distance, we use a long, windup tape measure. Note: The distance between any of the bases is 60 feet. From the tip of home plate to the far side or back of the 1st base bag.
The distance is 60 ft
It is 60 feet from home to first on a softball field. It is the same distance between all the bases. The pitcher's mound is 40 to 43 feet way depending on the level of competition. The depth of the outfield varies from field to field.
The difference from home to first in softball is 60 feet. It is the same distance between all the bases. In every level except 18U Gold and collegiate the pitching mound is 40 feet away from home plate. In 18U Gold and collegiate the pitching mound is 43 feet away from home plate.