Bluebulb Projects presents:
The Measure of Things Logo
Enter a measurement to see comparisons


Equivalents in other units


How long is 1 minutes?

Sort Order:
Closest first | Highest first | Lowest first

It's about 0.0000003 times as long as World War II
In other words, 1 minutes is 0.00000031660 times the length of World War II, and the length of World War II is 3,159,000 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Second World War, a.k.a. WWII, a.k.a. WW2) (1939 - 1945)
The most widespread war in history, the Second World War is generally considered to have started with the German invasion of Poland on September 1st, 1939 and to have until the surrender of Japan on September 2nd, 1945, a total of 3,158,000 minutes. Also the deadliest conflict in history, the war had an estimated 60 million casualties globally.
It's about 0.0000005 times as long as World War I
In other words, 1 minutes is 0.0000004350 times the length of World War I, and the length of World War I is 2,300,000 times that amount.
(a.k.a. First World War, a.k.a. Great War, a.k.a. World War, a.k.a. War to End All Wars, a.k.a. WWI, a.k.a. WW1) (1914 - 1918)
World War I is considered to have begun with the assassination of Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand on June 28th, 1914 and to have lasted until the signing of the armistice with Germany on November 11th, 1918, for a total of 2,300,000 minutes. However, the Treaty of Versailles which ended conflicts between the major powers was not signed until June 28th, 1919 and the last formal peace treaties were not signed until August 23rd, 1923 — 2,510,000 minutes after the armistice was signed.
It's about 0.0000005 times as long as The First walk around the world
In other words, 1 minutes is 0.00000044280 times the length of The First walk around the world, and the length of The First walk around the world is 2,258,000 times that amount.
(1970 - 1974) (Dave, John, and Peter Kunst) (including time in recovery)
On June 20th, 1970, Dave Kunst set out from Waseca, Minnesota with $1,000 and a mule. Kunst completed his walk around the world (with a 175,200 minutes pause following an assault he suffered during the journey) on October 5th, 1974 — 2,258,000 minutes.
It's about 0.0000005 times as long as The Civil War (American)
In other words, 1 minutes is 0.0000004760 times the length of The Civil War (American), and the length of The Civil War (American) is 2,100,000 times that amount.
(a.k.a. War Between the States, a.k.a. the Great Rebellion, a.k.a. the War of the Rebellion) (1861-65) (United States)
The deadliest war in American history, the American Civil War is generally considered to have begun on with the attack on Fort Sumter on April 12th, 1861 and to have lasted until the surrender of Robert E. Lee's army on April 9th, 1865 — 2,100,000 minutes. A total of 620,000 American (including Confederate) soldiers are estimated to have lost their lives due to the war.
It's about 0.0000006 times as long as The Korean War
In other words, 1 minutes is 0.00000061560 times the length of The Korean War, and the length of The Korean War is 1,624,000 times that amount.
(1951-53) (to armistice signing)
The Korean War between North Korea (a.k.a. Democratic People's Republic of Korea, a.k.a. DPRK) and South Korea (a.k.a. Republic of Korea, a.k.a. ROK) began on June 25th, 1950 during the Cold War. The war paused with the signing of an armistice on July 27th, 1953 — 1,624,000 minutes — although the war is officially ongoing and marked by occasional border conflicts.
It's about one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as long as The First artificial heart patient's survival
In other words, the length of The First artificial heart patient's survival is 161,000 times 1 minutes.
(1982) (Dr. Barney Bailey Clark; first permanent, pneumatic device)
On December 2nd, 1982 Dr. William DeVries implanted the first artificial heart into Dr. Barney Bailey Clark, who went on to live for 161,000 minutes. This early model of the artificial heart was controlled and powered by an external, 146.51 kg (323 lb) machine that Dr. Clark had to cart with him as he moved throughout the hospital.
It's about one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as long as The Spanish-American War
In other words, 1 minutes is 0.000006370 times the length of The Spanish-American War, and the length of The Spanish-American War is 157,000 times that amount.
(1898)
The War between Spain and the United States over the liberation of Cuba began on April 25th, 1898 and lasted until the signing of the Treaty of Paris on August 12th, 1898, 156,000 minutes. The Treaty gave the United States control of Cuba, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, and Guam.