Convert Decades to Seconds
Enter the time in decades below to get the value converted to seconds.
How to Convert Decades to Seconds
To convert a decade measurement to a second measurement, multiply the time by the conversion ratio. One decade is equal to 315,569,520 seconds, so use this simple formula to convert:
The time in seconds is equal to the decades multiplied by 315,569,520.
Decades and seconds are both units used to measure time. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
The decade is a time period of 10 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.
Decade 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