›› Convert agate [typographical] to point [Adobe]


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How many agate in 1 pt? The answer is 0.19444444444444.
We assume you are converting between agate [typographical] and point [Adobe].
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 551.1811023622 agate, or 2834.6456692913 pt.
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›› Quick conversion chart of agate to pt

1 agate to pt = 5.14286 pt

5 agate to pt = 25.71429 pt

10 agate to pt = 51.42857 pt

15 agate to pt = 77.14286 pt

20 agate to pt = 102.85714 pt

25 agate to pt = 128.57143 pt

30 agate to pt = 154.28571 pt

40 agate to pt = 205.71429 pt

50 agate to pt = 257.14286 pt

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›› Definition: Agate

An agate is a unit of typographical measure. It is approximately 5 1/2 points (1/14 inch or 1.814 mm). It can refer to either the height of a line of type, or to a font that is 5.5 points. An Agate font is commonly used to display statistical data or legal notices in newspapers. It is considered to be the smallest point size that can be printed on newsprint and remain legible.

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