# Degree to Arcmin Converter

Angle
Degree
Arcmin
Convert → Arcmin to Degree
1 Degree = 60 Arcmins

## How many Arcmins are in a Degree?

The answer is one Degree is equal to 60 Arcmins and that means we can also write it as 1 Degree = 60 Arcmins. Feel free to use our online unit conversion calculator to convert the unit from Degree to Arcmin. Just simply enter value 1 in Degree and see the result in Arcmin.

## How to Convert Degree to Arcmin (deg to arcmin)

By using our Degree to Arcmin conversion tool, you know that one Degree is equivalent to 60 Arcmin. Hence, to convert Degree to Arcmin, we just need to multiply the number by 60. We are going to use very simple Degree to Arcmin conversion formula for that. Pleas see the calculation example given below.

$$\text{1 Degree} = 1 \times 60 = \text{60 Arcmins}$$

## 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. This means you can also write one Degree as 1 deg.

## 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. This means you can also write one Arcmin as 1 arcmin.

## Degree to Arcmin Conversion Table

Degree [deg]Arcmin [arcmin]
160
2120
3180
4240
5300
6360
7420
8480
9540
10600
1006000
100060000

## Degree to Other Units Conversion Table

Degree [deg]Output
1 degree in arcmin is equal to60
1 degree in arcsecond is equal to3600
1 degree in cycle is equal to0.0027777777777778
1 degree in gradian is equal to1.11
1 degree in gon is equal to1.11
1 degree in octant is equal to0.022222222222222
1 degree in quadrant is equal to0.011111111111111
1 degree in radian is equal to0.017453292519943
1 degree in sextant is equal to0.016666666666667
1 degree in sign is equal to0.033333333333333
1 degree in turn is equal to0.0027777777777778
1 degree in circle 1/10 is equal to0.027777777777778
1 degree in circle 1/16 is equal to0.044444444444444
1 degree in circle 1/2 is equal to0.0055555555555556
1 degree in circle 1/4 is equal to0.011111111111111
1 degree in circle 1/6 is equal to0.016666666666667
1 degree in circle 1/8 is equal to0.022222222222222
1 degree in full circle is equal to0.0027777777777778
1 degree in mil is equal to17.78
1 degree in minute is equal to60
1 degree in point is equal to0.088888888888889
1 degree in second is equal to3600

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