## How do you convert degrees minutes seconds to degrees?

Decimal degrees = Degrees + (Minutes/60) + (Seconds/3600)

- First, convert minutes and seconds to their degree equivalents and add the results. 25’/60 = 0.4167° 30″/3600 = .0083°
- Then, add this number to the number of degrees. 39° + 0.425° = 39.425°
- So, the final result is: 39° 25′ 30″ = 39.425°

**How many seconds is a degree?**

There are 3600 seconds in a degree. 1 Degree is equal to 3600 Seconds.

**How do you prove 1 degree is 60 minutes?**

How Is 1 Degree Equal To 60 Minutes?

- Answer: One degree is split into 60 minutes of arc and one minute split into 60 seconds of arc. The use of degrees-minutes-seconds is also recognized as DMS notation.
- To Prove. 1 degree = 60 minutes.
- Proof. We know that. 1 minute = 60 seconds. 1 day =24 h0urs.

### How many degrees make an hour?

Answers: 360 degrees ÷ 24 hours = 15 degrees per hour. Each time zone covers 15 degrees of longitude.

**Why are there 60 minutes in an hour?**

Who decided on these time divisions? THE DIVISION of the hour into 60 minutes and of the minute into 60 seconds comes from the Babylonians who used a sexagesimal (counting in 60s) system for mathematics and astronomy. They derived their number system from the Sumerians who were using it as early as 3500 BC.

**How many hours is 10 degrees?**

Degrees to Hour angles

1 Degrees = 0.0667 Hour angles | 10 Degrees = 0.6667 Hour angles | 2500 Degrees = 166.67 Hour angles |
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8 Degrees = 0.5333 Hour angles | 500 Degrees = 33.3333 Hour angles | 500000 Degrees = 33333.33 Hour angles |

9 Degrees = 0.6 Hour angles | 1000 Degrees = 66.6667 Hour angles | 1000000 Degrees = 66666.67 Hour angles |

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