How many microsecond in 1 tropical year?
The answer is 31556925445000.
We assume you are converting between microsecond and tropical year.
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The SI base unit for time is the second.
1 second is equal to 1000000 microsecond, or 3.1688765172731E-8 tropical year.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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The SI prefix "micro" represents a factor of 10-6, or in exponential notation, 1E-6.
So 1 microsecond = 10-6 arcseconds.
The definition of a second is as follows:
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.
The mean tropical year is defined as the period of time for the mean ecliptic longitude of the Sun to increase by 360 degrees. Since the Sun's ecliptic longitude is measured with respect to the equinox, the tropical year comprises a complete cycle of the seasons; because of the biological and socio-economic importance of the seasons, the tropical year is the basis of most calendars.
The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry and the International Union of Geological Sciences have jointly recommended using defining the annus, with symbol a, as the length of the tropical year in the year 2000:
a = 31556925.445 seconds (approximately 365.24219265 ephemeris days)
We default to using the Gregorian year on this site, but you can select a specific type of year by entering the full name like "tropical year".
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