# Fractions of degrees

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• March 2nd 2010, 06:10 AM
Stuck Man
Fractions of degrees
Is there an alternative to the decimal point for fractions of degrees? I think it is of 90 somethings.
• March 2nd 2010, 07:01 AM
skeeter
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Originally Posted by Stuck Man
Is there an alternative to the decimal point for fractions of degrees? I think it is of 90 somethings.

degrees ... minutes ... seconds

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1^\circ = 60' = 3600''$

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