# Convert 50 arcmin to deg

So you want to convert 50 arcminutes into degrees? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 0.833335 degrees.

## How to convert arcminutes to degrees

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 arcmin is equal to 0.0166667 deg.

Once you know what 1 arcmin is in degrees, you can simply multiply 0.0166667 by the total arcminutes you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 50 arcminutes. So all we do is multiply 50 by 0.0166667:

50 x 0.0166667 = 0.833335

## What is the best conversion unit for 50 arcmin?

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 50 arcmin.

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 50 arcmin the best unit of measurement is arcminutes, and the amount is 50 arcmin.