Cycles Per Second to Hertz Conversion

Enter the frequency in cycles per second below to get the value converted to hertz.

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1 cps = 1 Hz

How to Convert Cycles Per Second to Hertz

To convert a cycle per second measurement to a hertz measurement, divide the frequency by the conversion ratio. One hertz is equal to 1 cycle per second, so use this simple formula to convert:

hertz = cycles per second ÷ 1

The frequency in hertz is equal to the cycles per second divided by 1.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cycles per second to hertz using the formula above.
5 cps = (5 ÷ 1) = 5 Hz

Cycles per second and hertz are both units used to measure frequency. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Cycles Per Second

Cycles per second are a measure of the number of oscillations, or cycles, that occur per second.

Cycles per second can be abbreviated as cps, and are also sometimes abbreviated as c/s or cycles/second. For example, 1 cycle per second can be written as 1 cps, 1 c/s, or 1 cycles/second.

Cycles per second can be expressed using the formula: cps = CyclesTimes

Hertz

Hertz is formally defined as the frequency equalling one cycle per second.[1]

The hertz is the SI derived unit for frequency in the metric system. Hertz can be abbreviated as Hz, for example 1 hertz can be written as 1 Hz.

Frequency in hertz can be expressed using the formula: Hz = CyclesTimes

Cycle Per Second to Hertz Conversion Table

Cycle per second measurements converted to hertz
Cycles Per Second Hertz
1 cps 1 Hz
2 cps 2 Hz
3 cps 3 Hz
4 cps 4 Hz
5 cps 5 Hz
6 cps 6 Hz
7 cps 7 Hz
8 cps 8 Hz
9 cps 9 Hz
10 cps 10 Hz
11 cps 11 Hz
12 cps 12 Hz
13 cps 13 Hz
14 cps 14 Hz
15 cps 15 Hz
16 cps 16 Hz
17 cps 17 Hz
18 cps 18 Hz
19 cps 19 Hz
20 cps 20 Hz
21 cps 21 Hz
22 cps 22 Hz
23 cps 23 Hz
24 cps 24 Hz
25 cps 25 Hz
26 cps 26 Hz
27 cps 27 Hz
28 cps 28 Hz
29 cps 29 Hz
30 cps 30 Hz
31 cps 31 Hz
32 cps 32 Hz
33 cps 33 Hz
34 cps 34 Hz
35 cps 35 Hz
36 cps 36 Hz
37 cps 37 Hz
38 cps 38 Hz
39 cps 39 Hz
40 cps 40 Hz

References

  1. National Institute of Standards and Technology, SI Units - Time, https://www.nist.gov/pml/weights-and-measures/si-units-time