# 300 seconds in hours

## Conversion

300 seconds is equivalent to 0.0833333333333333 hours.

## Conversion formula How to convert 300 seconds to hours?

We know (by definition) that: $1\mathrm{sec}\approx 0.00027777778\mathrm{hr}$

We can set up a proportion to solve for the number of hours.

$1 ⁢ sec 300 ⁢ sec ≈ 0.00027777778 ⁢ hr x ⁢ hr$

Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown $x$:

$x\mathrm{hr}\approx \frac{300\mathrm{sec}}{1\mathrm{sec}}*0.00027777778\mathrm{hr}\to x\mathrm{hr}\approx 0.08333333400000001\mathrm{hr}$

Conclusion: $300 ⁢ sec ≈ 0.08333333400000001 ⁢ hr$ ## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that 1 hour is equal to 12 times 300 seconds.

It can also be expressed as: 300 seconds is equal to $\frac{1}{\mathrm{12}}$ hours.

## Approximation

An approximate numerical result would be: three hundred seconds is about zero point zero eight hours, or alternatively, a hour is about zero times three hundred seconds.

## Footnotes

 The precision is 15 significant digits (fourteen digits to the right of the decimal point).

Results may contain small errors due to the use of floating point arithmetic.