So you want to convert 1 radians into arcseconds? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 206264.71498823 arcseconds.

How to convert radians to arcseconds

We all use different units of measurement every day. Whether you're in a foreign country and need to convert the local imperial units to metric, or you're baking a cake and need to convert to a unit you are more familiar with.

Luckily, converting most units is very, very simple. In this case, all you need to know is that 1 rad is equal to 206264.71498823 arcsec.

Once you know what 1 rad is in arcseconds, you can simply multiply 206264.71498823 by the total radians you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 1 radians. So all we do is multiply 1 by 206264.71498823:

1 x 206264.71498823 = 206264.71498823

What is the best conversion unit for 1 rad?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 1 rad.

What is the "best" unit of measurement? To keep it simple, let's say that the best unit of measure is the one that is the lowest possible without going below 1. The reason for this is that the lowest number generally makes it easier to understand the measurement.