# 560 nm is how many meters?

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Sep 6, 2016

560 nm is

#### Explanation:

nm, or nano-meters, is converted to meters by using the negative exponents since we're converting a small measurement to a larger one.

if 1 nm is

in scientific notation; we reduce 560 to 5.6 for convenience.

we divided 560 by 100, the exponent for 100 is

add the exponent

and