## ››Convert span to agate [typographical]

 span agate

How many span in 1 agate? The answer is 0.0079365079365079.
We assume you are converting between span and agate [typographical].
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The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 4.3744531933508 span, or 551.1811023622 agate.
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## ››Quick conversion chart of span to agate

1 span to agate = 126 agate

2 span to agate = 252 agate

3 span to agate = 378 agate

4 span to agate = 504 agate

5 span to agate = 630 agate

6 span to agate = 756 agate

7 span to agate = 882 agate

8 span to agate = 1008 agate

9 span to agate = 1134 agate

10 span to agate = 1260 agate

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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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