# Meters Per Minute To Meters Per Second Conversion

m/min

1 m/min = 0.0166666666666667 m/s

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## How to convert meters per minute to meters per second (m/min to m/s)

The formula for converting meters per minute to meters per second is: m/s = m/min × 0.0166666666666667. To calculate the meter per minute value in meters per second first substitute the meter per minute value into the preceding formula, and then perform the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 meter per minute in meters per second we follow these steps:

m/s = m/min × 0.0166666666666667

m/s = 1 × 0.0166666666666667

m/s = 0.0166666666666667

In other words, 1 meter per minute is equal to 0.0166666666666667 meters per second.

## Example Conversion

Let's take a look at an example. The step-by-step process to convert 6 meters per minute to meters per second is:

1. Understand the conversion formula: m/s = m/min × 0.0166666666666667
2. Substitute the required value. In this case we substitute 6 for m/min so the formula becomes: m/s = 6 × 0.0166666666666667
3. Calculate the result using the provided values. In our example the result is: 6 × 0.0166666666666667 = 0.1000000000000002 m/s

In summary, 6 meters per minute is equal to 0.1000000000000002 meters per second.

## Converting meters per second to meters per minute

In order to convert the other way around i.e. meters per second to meters per minute, you would use the following formula: m/min = m/s × 60. To convert meters per second to meters per minute first substitute the meter per second value into the above formula, and then execute the calculation. If we wanted to calculate 1 meter per second in meters per minute we follow these steps:

m/min = m/s × 60

m/min = 1 × 60

m/min = 60

Or in other words, 1 meter per second is equal to 60 meters per minute.

## Conversion Unit Definitions

### What is a Meter Per Minute?

Meters per minute is a unit of speed that represents the distance traveled in meters divided by the time taken in minutes. It is derived from the fundamental unit of length, the meter, and the unit of time, the minute.
To provide an example, let's consider a person walking at a speed of 50 meters per minute. This means that for every minute, the person covers a distance of 50 meters. If we extend this example, after 10 minutes of walking at this speed, the person would have traveled a total distance of 500 meters.
Meters per minute is a useful unit of speed in situations where a slower rate of movement is observed or measured. It can be applied to various scenarios, such as measuring the speed of pedestrians, the rate of conveyor belts, or the flow rate of fluids in certain industrial processes.
It's important to note that meters per minute is not as commonly used as other units of speed, such as meters per second or kilometers per hour. However, it can be converted to these more commonly used units by appropriate conversion factors. For example, 1 meter per minute is equivalent to 0.0167 meters per second or approximately 0.0606 kilometers per hour.
In summary, meters per minute is a unit of speed that represents the distance traveled in meters divided by the time taken in minutes. While not as frequently used as some other speed units, it finds applications in specific contexts where slower rates of movement are considered.

### What is a Meter Per Second?

Meters per second is a unit of speed that represents the distance traveled in meters divided by the time taken in seconds. It is a fundamental unit of speed in the International System of Units (SI).
To provide an example, let's consider a runner who covers a distance of 100 meters in 10 seconds. The average speed of the runner can be calculated by dividing the distance by the time: 100 meters / 10 seconds = 10 meters per second. This means that the runner is covering a distance of 10 meters every second.
Meters per second is a widely used unit to measure the speed of various objects and phenomena. It is commonly employed in everyday situations, such as measuring the speed of a car, the velocity of an athlete, or the flow rate of a fluid.
In scientific and engineering contexts, meters per second is also used to describe the speed of particles, the movement of waves, and the velocity of projectiles, among other applications.
It's worth noting that meters per second can be converted to other units of speed, such as kilometers per hour or miles per hour, by using appropriate conversion factors.
In summary, meters per second is a unit of speed that represents the distance traveled in meters divided by the time taken in seconds. It is commonly used to measure the speed of objects and phenomena in various fields, and it provides a straightforward and standardized measure of velocity.

## Meters Per Minute To Meters Per Second Conversion Table

Below is a lookup table showing common meters per minute to meters per second conversion values.

Meter Per Minute (m/min)Meter Per Second (m/s)
1 m/min0.0166666666666667 m/s
2 m/min0.0333333333333334 m/s
3 m/min0.0500000000000001 m/s
4 m/min0.0666666666666668 m/s
5 m/min0.0833333333333335 m/s
6 m/min0.1000000000000002 m/s
7 m/min0.1166666666666669 m/s
8 m/min0.1333333333333336 m/s
9 m/min0.1500000000000003 m/s
10 m/min0.166666666666667 m/s
11 m/min0.1833333333333337 m/s
12 m/min0.2000000000000004 m/s
13 m/min0.2166666666666671 m/s

## Other Common Meter Per MinuteConversions

Below is a table of common conversions from meters per minute to other speed units.

ConversionResult
1 meter per minute in feet per second0.0546806649168854 ft/s
1 meter per minute in feet per minute3.28083989501312 ft/m
1 meter per minute in kilometers per hour0.0599999999988 km/h
1 meter per minute in meters per hour60 m/h
1 meter per minute in miles per minute0.0006213712 mi/m
1 meter per minute in miles per hour0.0372822715 mph
1 meter per minute in yards per minute1.0936132983 yd/m