How many degree in 1 arcsecond?
The answer is 0.00027777777777778.
We assume you are converting between degree and arcsecond.
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degree or arcsecond
The SI derived unit for angle is the radian.
1 radian is equal to 57.295779513082 degree, or 206264.8062471 arcsecond.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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1 degree to arcsecond = 3600 arcsecond
2 degree to arcsecond = 7200 arcsecond
3 degree to arcsecond = 10800 arcsecond
4 degree to arcsecond = 14400 arcsecond
5 degree to arcsecond = 18000 arcsecond
6 degree to arcsecond = 21600 arcsecond
7 degree to arcsecond = 25200 arcsecond
8 degree to arcsecond = 28800 arcsecond
9 degree to arcsecond = 32400 arcsecond
10 degree to arcsecond = 36000 arcsecond
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A degree (or in full degree of arc), usually symbolized by the symbol °, is a measurement of plane angles, or of a location along a great circle of a sphere (such as the Earth or the celestial sphere), representing 1/360 of a full rotation.
A second of arc or arcsecond is a unit of angular measurement which comprises one-sixtieth of an arcminute, or 1/3600 of a degree of arc or 1/1296000 (approximately 7.7×10-7) of a circle. It is the angular diameter of an object of 1 unit diameter at a distance of 360×60×60/(2pi) (approximately 206,265 units), such as (approximately) 1 cm at 2.1 km, or, directly from the definition, 1 astronomical unit at 1 parsec.
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