## ››Convert point [Adobe] to light year

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How many pt in 1 light-year? The answer is 2.6817818662434E+19.
We assume you are converting between point [Adobe] and light year.
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 2834.6456692913 pt, or 1.0570008340246E-16 light-year.
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## ››Definition: Light-year

A light year, abbreviated ly, is the distance light travels in one year: roughly 9.46 × 1012 kilometres (9.46 petametres, or about 5.88 × 1012 (nearly six trillion) miles). More specifically, a light year is defined as the distance that a photon would travel, in free space and infinitely far away from any gravitational or magnetic fields, in one Julian year (365.25 days of 86400 seconds each).

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