# Circles to Seconds Of Arc Conversion

Enter the angle in circles below to get the value converted to seconds of arc.

**Results in Seconds Of Arc:**

## How to Convert Circles to Seconds Of Arc

To convert a circle measurement to a second of arc measurement, multiply the angle by the conversion ratio.

Since one circle is equal to 1,296,000 seconds of arc, you can use this simple formula to convert:

The angle in seconds of arc is equal to the circles multiplied by 1,296,000.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 circles to seconds of arc using the formula above.

### How Many Seconds Of Arc are in a Circle?

There are **1,296,000** seconds of arc in a circle, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 cir = 1,296,000"

Circles and seconds of arc are both units used to measure angle. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Circles

A circle is the equivalent of 1 revolution around a circle, or 360°.

A circle is sometimes also referred to as a revolution. Circles can be abbreviated as *cir*; for example, 1 circle can be written as 1 cir.

## Seconds Of Arc

The second of arc is a unit of angle equal to 1/60th of one minute of arc or 1/3,600 of one degree.

A second of arc is sometimes also referred to as an arc second or arcsecond. Seconds of arc can be abbreviated as *arcsec*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *asec*. For example, 1 second of arc can be written as 1 arcsec or 1 asec.

The second of arc is most commonly expressed using a double prime (″), though a double quote is often used as well. For example, 1 second of arc is most often written as 1″.

## Circle to Second Of Arc Conversion Table

Circles | Seconds Of Arc |
---|---|

0.000001 cir | 1.296" |

0.000002 cir | 2.592" |

0.000003 cir | 3.888" |

0.000004 cir | 5.184" |

0.000005 cir | 6.48" |

0.000006 cir | 7.776" |

0.000007 cir | 9.072" |

0.000008 cir | 10.37" |

0.000009 cir | 11.66" |

0.0000001 cir | 0.1296" |

0.000001 cir | 1.296" |

0.00001 cir | 12.96" |

0.0001 cir | 129.6" |

0.001 cir | 1,296" |

0.01 cir | 12,960" |

0.1 cir | 129,600" |

1 cir | 1,296,000" |