# Square nanometer conversions

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## What is square nanometer?

### Definition:

The square nanometre is a unit of area in the metric system equal to 10-18 square meters (1 nm2 = 10-18 m2), the standard derived unit of area in the International System of Units (SI). It is also equal to 10-14 square centimeters (cm2), or 10-12 square millimeters (mm2) or 10-6 square micrometers (μm2) (units of area in the SI), or 1.5500031x10-15 square inches (sq in) or 1.07639104x10-17 square feet (sq ft), which are Imperial / US customary units of area.

The square nanometer (nm2) is an SI derived unit of area. The nanometer (nm) is a unit of length in the SI. An area of 1.0 square nanometer is the area of a square that is 1.0 nanometer on each side.

### Symbol:

sq nm

### Plural:

square nanometers

### Also known as:

square nanometer (plural: square nanometers, US spelling)

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