# Math Help - help please!

the longitude of a place measured in time is 6huors 15minutes 10seconds. The longitude mesured in arc is

2. Originally Posted by JAMESANANE
the longitude of a place measured in time is 6huors 15minutes 10seconds. The longitude mesured in arc is
Time and distance are not the same "units" and cannot be converted.
(unless you are Han Solo)

See this

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But what I suspect you mean is 6 degrees, 15 min, 10 secs if so

$1 min =\frac{1}{60}degree \\\ 1 sec = \frac{1}{3600}degree$

so we get

$6+\frac{15}{60}+\frac{10}{3600} \approx 6.23278^\circ$

Good luck.