Arcmin Arcsecond

How many Arcseconds are in a Arcmin?

People do ask questions such as 1 Arcmin is equal to how many Arcseconds? The answer is 1 Arcmin equals to 60 Arcseconds

How to Convert Arcmin to Arcsecond (arcmin to arcsec)

We are going to use very simple Arcmin to Arcsecond conversion formula for that. 1 Arcmin = 60 Arcsecond 1 Arcsecond = 0.016666666666666666 Arcmin

Convert 1 Arcmin to Arcsecond 1 Arcmin = 1 × 0.016666666666666666 = 60 Arcsecond

What is Arcmin Unit of Measure?

Arcmin also known as arc minute or minute arc is a unit of angular measurement. One minute of arc is equal to 1/21600 of a turn. That means one full circle will have 21600 arcminutes. This unit was originated in Babylonian astronomy as sexagesimal subdivisions of the degree. It is primarily used in fields where most of the work involves working with small angles such as optometry, ophthalmology, and astronomy. In astronomy related work, it is used for comparison of angular diameter of Moon, Sun, and planets. Apart from that, it is also used in cartography and navigation.

What is Arcsecond Unit of Measure?

Arcsec also known as arc second or second arc is a unit of angular measurement. One second of arc is equal to 1/60 of an arcminute, 1/3600 of a degree, 1/296000 of a turn. That means one full circle will have 1296000 arcseconds. Similar to arcmin, arcsec was originated in Babylonian astronomy as sexagesimal subdivisions of the degree. It is primarily used in fields where most of the work involves working with small angles such as optometry, ophthalmology, and astronomy. In astronomy related work, it is used for comparison of angular diameter of Moon, Sun, and planets. Apart from that, it is also used in cartography and navigation.

Arcmin to Arcsecond Conversion Chart
Arcmin [arcmin] Arcsecond [arcsec]
1 60
2 120
3 179.99999999999997
4 240
5 300
6 359.99999999999994
7 420
8 480
9 540
10 600
100 6000
1000 59999.99999999999
Arcmin to Other Units Conversion Chart
Arcmin [arcmin] Output
1 Arcmin in Arcsecond equals to 60
1 Arcmin in Cycle equals to 0.000046296296296296294
1 Arcmin in Degree equals to 0.016666666666666666
1 Arcmin in Gradian equals to 0.018518518518518517
1 Arcmin in Gon equals to 0.018518518518518517
1 Arcmin in Octant equals to 0.00037037037037037035
1 Arcmin in Quadrant equals to 0.00018518518518518518
1 Arcmin in Radian equals to 0.0002908882086657216
1 Arcmin in Sextant equals to 0.0002777777777777778
1 Arcmin in Sign equals to 0.0005555555555555556
1 Arcmin in Turn equals to 0.000046296296296296294
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