Measurement unit: degree

Full name: degree

Plural form: degrees

Symbol: deg

Category type: angle

Scale factor: 0.017453292519943




SI unit: radian

The SI derived unit for angle is the radian.
1 radian is equal to 57.295779513082 degree.


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Definition: Degree

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.


Sample conversions: degree

degree to arcsecond
degree to 1/16 circle
degree to milliradian
degree to radian
degree to 1/8 circle
degree to arcminute
degree to 1/10 circle
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