# Convert 100 arcsec to arcmin

So you want to convert 100 arcseconds into arcminutes? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 1.6666646666707 arcminutes.

## How to convert arcseconds to arcminutes

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 arcsec is equal to 0.016666646666707 arcmin.

Once you know what 1 arcsec is in arcminutes, you can simply multiply 0.016666646666707 by the total arcseconds you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 100 arcseconds. So all we do is multiply 100 by 0.016666646666707:

100 x 0.016666646666707 = 1.6666646666707

## What is the best conversion unit for 100 arcsec?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 100 arcsec.

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.

For 100 arcsec the best unit of measurement is arcminutes, and the amount is 1.6666646666707 arcmin.