# em to pc

## A converter that calculates the pc from an em for a given em size to measure the pica

### Hot Keys

C

Calculate and copy the result of calculation.

V

Calculate the result.

B

Copy the result of calculation.

R

Reverse the converter to "PC to EM".

Q

Focus the "EM" input.

W

Focus the "EM Size" input.

### FAQ

#### How to convert EM to PC?

To convert em to pc, you should know total size of 1 EM, default is 16px Then, just apply formula: (em * em size) * 0.0625 For example, with 16px size of 1em, 6em will be converted to: (6 * 16) * 0.0625 = 6pc

#### What is the EM to PC formula?

(em * em size) * 0.0625

#### What is em unit?

EM is defined relative to the font size of the parent element. 1 EM therefore takes on the value which is given to the font-size of the parent element.

#### What is pc unit? (Pica)

A pica (pc) is an absolute unit of length. One pc is equivalent to 16px, and one px is equivalent to 0.0625pc