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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span or agate
The SI base unit for length is the metre.
1 metre is equal to 4.3744531933508 span, or 551.1811023622 agate.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
Use this page to learn how to convert between span and agates.
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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
You can do the reverse unit conversion from agate to span, or enter any two units below:
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.