Convert Points (pt) to Angstroms (Å) | pt in Å

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# Let's convert Points (pt) to Angstroms (Å)

This quick and easy calculator will convert Points (pt) to Angstroms (Å) and show formula, brief history on the units and quick maths for the conversion.

## Quick Reference for Converting Points to Angstroms

Formula
Å = pt x 3514598
Quick Rough Maths
To get the Angstroms, multiply the number of Points by 3.5 million
Points (pt) in 1 Angstrom
There are 0 Points in 1 Angstrom
Angstroms (Å) in 1 Point
There are 3514598 Angstroms in 1 Point

## Unit Information

Point
/pɔɪnt/
Symbol: pt
Unit System: Typography

### What is the Point?

The point is a unit of length in the field of typography and uses the symbol pt.

It is the smallest unit in the world of typography. There are 12 points in a pica.

In physical printing methods / press systems, the point size is the height of the metal press body on which the font's letters are made. When applied to the digital type space, letters are designed around a theoretical size, an em square which is scaled to the relative point size (when specified of course!).

Angstrom
/ˈaŋstrəm/
Symbol:
Unit System: Non-SI Metric

### What is the Angstrom?

The angstrom (or ångström) is a unit of length and is a non-SI but metric accepted unit with the symbol Å.

It is equal in length to one ten-billionth of a metre or 0.1 nanometres (0.1nm).

It is approximately the size of an atom and is mostly used to measure very small distances for example wavelengths of light.

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