# 600 seconds in hours

## Conversion

600 seconds is equivalent to 0.166666666666667 hours.[1]

## Conversion formula How to convert 600 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.

$1 ⁢ sec 600 ⁢ sec ≈ 0.00027777778 ⁢ hr x ⁢ hr$

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

$x\mathrm{hr}\approx \frac{600\mathrm{sec}}{1\mathrm{sec}}*0.00027777778\mathrm{hr}\to x\mathrm{hr}\approx 0.16666666800000002\mathrm{hr}$

Conclusion: $600 ⁢ sec ≈ 0.16666666800000002 ⁢ hr$

## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that 1 hour is equal to 6 times 600 seconds.

It can also be expressed as: 600 seconds is equal to $\frac{1}{6}$ hours.

## Approximation

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

## Footnotes

[1] 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.

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