# Milliradians (US WW2) to Minutes

1Mil (US WW2) = 5′ 24.000″

Minutes to Milliradians (US WW2) (Swap units)

1Mil (US WW2) = 5′ 24.000″

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### Milliradians (US WW2) to Minutes calculation

Minutes = Milliradians [US WW2] * 5.40000314

Minutes = Milliradians [US WW2] * 5.40000314

Minutes = Milliradians [US WW2] * 5.40000314

### To format the result into Minutes and Seconds..

Split the answer into whole and remainder: 5′ 0.4000031′

#### Minutes to Seconds calculation

Seconds = Minutes * 60

Seconds = 0.4000031 * 60

Seconds = 24.000186

#### Put it all together

Minutes = 5′ 24.000186″

## Milliradians (US WW2) to Minutes formula

Minutes = Milliradians [US WW2] * 5.40000314

During World War II, milliradians (mils) and radians played a crucial role in various military operations. Milliradians are a unit of angular measurement commonly used in artillery and long-range shooting. They are derived from the concept of a radian, which is the angle subtended at the center of a circle by an arc equal in length to the radius of the circle. A milliradian is equal to one-thousandth of a radian, making it a more precise unit for measuring small angles.

In the context of World War II, milliradians were used extensively by artillery units to calculate the elevation and azimuth angles required to accurately hit targets at long distances. Artillery gunners would use specialized instruments, such as the M2A2 aiming circle, to measure the angle between the target and the gun. By converting this angle into milliradians, gunners could then adjust the elevation and direction of the gun to ensure accurate fire. This was particularly important in situations where targets were located far away or obscured by terrain, as milliradians allowed for precise adjustments to be made, increasing the chances of hitting the target successfully.

There are 4,000 US WW2 milliradians in a full circle.

A degree is divided into 60 minutes, with each minute further divided into 60 seconds. Minutes of angular degrees are denoted by the symbol ' (prime). This unit is commonly used in fields such as astronomy and navigation, where precise measurements of angles are crucial. For example, when determining the position of celestial objects, astronomers often use minutes of angular degrees to specify the object's coordinates.

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1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
Minutes
0.0000′
5.4000′
10.800′
16.200′
21.600′
27.000′
32.400′
37.800′
43.200′
48.600′
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
Minutes
54.000′
59.400′
64.800′
70.200′
75.600′
81.000′
86.400′
91.800′
97.200′
102.60′
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
Minutes
108.00′
113.40′
118.80′
124.20′
129.60′
135.00′
140.40′
145.80′
151.20′
156.60′
30
31
32
33
34
35
36
37
38
39
Minutes
162.00′
167.40′
172.80′
178.20′
183.60′
189.00′
194.40′
199.80′
205.20′
210.60′