Centuries to Seconds Conversion
Enter the time in centuries below to get the value converted to seconds.
How to Convert Centuries to Seconds
To convert a century measurement to a second measurement, multiply the time by the conversion ratio. One century is equal to 3,155,695,200 seconds, so use this simple formula to convert:
The time in seconds is equal to the centuries multiplied by 3,155,695,200.
Centuries and seconds are both units used to measure time. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
The century is a time period of 100 years.
The second has historically been defined as 1/60 of a minute or 1/86,400 of a day. According the to SI definition, the second is the duration of 9,192,631,770 periods of the radiation corresponding to the transition between the two hyperfine levels of the unperturbed ground state of the caesium 133 atom.
The second is the SI base unit for time in the metric system. Seconds can be abbreviated as sec; for example, 1 second can be written as 1 sec.
Century to Second Conversion Table
- International Bureau of Weights and Measures, The International System of Units, 9th Edition, 2019, https://www.bipm.org/utils/common/pdf/si-brochure/SI-Brochure-9.pdf