Arcmin Degree

How many Degrees are in a Arcmin?

People do ask questions such as one Arcmin is equal to how many Degrees? The answer is one Arcmin is equal to 0.016666666666666666 Degrees

How to Convert Arcmin to Degree (arcmin to deg)

We are going to use very simple Arcmin to Degree conversion formula for that. By using our Arcmin to Degree conversion tool, you know that one Arcmin is equivalent to 0.016666666666666666 Degree. Hence, to convert Arcmin to Degree, we just need to multiply the number by 0.016666666666666666. Pleas see the calculation example given below.

Convert 1 Arcmin to Degree 1 Arcmin = 1 × 0.016666666666666666 = 0.016666666666666666 Degree

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 the symbol of Arcmin?

The symbol of Arcmin is arcmin which means you can also write it as 1 arcmin.

What is Degree Unit of Measure?

Degree is a unit of measurement of plane angle. One full rotation is considered as 360 degrees. The degree is also referred as degree of arc, arcdegree or arcdegree. The specific reason of choosing degree as a unit of rotations and angles is pretty unclear, but as per historical facts, 360 is approximately the number of days in a year.

What is the symbol of Degree?

The symbol of Degree is deg which means you can also write it as 1 deg.

Arcmin to Degree Conversion Chart
Arcmin [arcmin] Degree [deg]
1 0.016666666666666666
2 0.03333333333333333
3 0.049999999999999996
4 0.06666666666666667
5 0.08333333333333333
6 0.09999999999999999
7 0.11666666666666667
8 0.13333333333333333
9 0.15
10 0.16666666666666666
100 1.6666666666666667
1000 16.666666666666664
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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