# Convert 50 deg to arcmin

So you want to convert 50 degrees into arcminutes? If you're in a rush and just need the answer, the calculator below is all you need. The answer is 2999.994000012 arcminutes.

## How to convert degrees 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 deg is equal to 59.99988000024 arcmin.

Once you know what 1 deg is in arcminutes, you can simply multiply 59.99988000024 by the total degrees you want to calculate.

So for our example here we have 50 degrees. So all we do is multiply 50 by 59.99988000024:

50 x 59.99988000024 = 2999.994000012

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

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

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 deg the best unit of measurement is degrees, and the amount is 50 deg.