# point (TeX) to pica (PostScript) conversion

Conversion number between point (TeX) [pt] and pica (PostScript) is 0.08302200083022. This means, that point (TeX) is smaller unit than pica (PostScript).

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### Enter the number in point (TeX):

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 [pt]
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in pica (PostScript)

?
 precision 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [info] Decimal: Exponential:

### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 point (TeX) = (exactly) ((254/722700)) / ((254/60000)) = 0.08302200083022 pica (PostScript)
• 1 pica (PostScript) = (exactly) ((254/60000)) / ((254/722700)) = 12.045 point (TeX)
• ? point (TeX) × ((254/722700)  ("m"/"point (TeX)")) / ((254/60000)  ("m"/"pica (PostScript)")) = ? pica (PostScript)

### High precision conversion

If conversion between point (TeX) to metre and metre to pica (PostScript) is exactly definied, high precision conversion from point (TeX) to pica (PostScript) is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

point (TeX)
Result in pica (PostScript):
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### point (TeX) to pica (PostScript) conversion chart

 Start value: [point (TeX)] Step size [point (TeX)] How many lines? (max 100)

visual:
point (TeX)pica (PostScript)
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100.8302200083022
201.6604400166044
302.4906600249066
403.3208800332088
504.151100041511
604.9813200498132
705.8115400581154
806.6417600664176
907.4719800747198
1008.302200083022
1109.1324200913242
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## Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in point (TeX) and click convert button.
One number per line.

Converted numbers in pica (PostScript):
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## Details about point (TeX) and pica (PostScript) units:

Convert Point (TeX) to other unit:

### point (TeX)

Definition of point (TeX) unit: ≡  1⁄72.27 in .

Convert Pica (PostScript) to other unit:

### pica (PostScript)

Definition of pica (PostScript) unit: ≡ 12 points .

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