# Convert 50 arcsec to arcmin

So you want to convert 50 arcseconds into arcminutes? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 0.83333233333533 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 50 arcseconds. So all we do is multiply 50 by 0.016666646666707:

50 x 0.016666646666707 = 0.83333233333533

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

As an added little bonus conversion for you, we can also calculate the best unit of measurement for 50 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 50 arcsec the best unit of measurement is arcseconds, and the amount is 50 arcsec.