Have you ever wondered **how many minutes in a day?** Our guide will teach you minutes in a day, a **number of minutes in a day**. We will also teach you how to calculate 1440 minutes to days.

Throughout history, time has been important. Nowadays people work for 8 hours a day, then they should know the time. So that they can work. In ancient times, people didn’t have watches and a clock.

They used to track the time by seeing the sun and moon. But nowadays people can see time in many devices like computers, mobile phones, tablets, smartwatches. If people can know the** minutes in a day** they can work with other people efficiently.

By knowing the time people can plan meetings, appointments, conferences. knowing the time we can accurately say when an occasion happened in the past and compare two things based on the time. Without knowing the minute in the day we cannot say the exact time when we woke up.

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Minutes and days are used to measure time. You can keep learning more about each unit of measure. Our article explains **how many minutes are there in a day**. We will also explain how to convert minutes into days using the online converter tool.

**What is a minute:** It is a short period or an exact moment in time. It is 60 seconds or one-sixteenth of an hour. The word minute is derived from the Latin word minute, which means small.

It is an SI-accepted unit for time for use with the metric system. It can be abbreviated as min. For example, 1 minute can also be written as 1 min.

**Current use:** It is a multiple of the second and used for all manner of measurements of duration, timing races, measuring cooking, number of heartbeats per minute.

**What is a day**

A day is defined as the approximate time taken for the earth to complete one rotation around the sun. It is defined as 86,400 seconds. It can be abbreviated as day. It can be written as 1 day.

Current use: It is one of the most common of which is to refer to a time interval of 24 hours. It is used to reference the daytime.

To convert one unit to another, there are intermediate steps for conversion.

For example, if you want to convert minutes into days and know **how many minutes in a day**. First, you need to convert minutes to hours and then the number of hours can be converted into days.

**How many minutes in a day?**

There are **1440 minutes in a day**. There are 24 hours in one day and 60 minutes in one hour. So when you multiply 24 hours with 60 minutes you will get the result.

**Calculation:** 24 hours / day × 60 minutes / hour = 1440 minutes/ day.

There are 86400 seconds in a day and we know that there are **24 hours in a day**. There are 60 seconds in a minute and 60 minutes in an hour.

When you divide the exact number of seconds is 86400 by 60 then you are able to find out the minute. If you want to check your work, you can divide it by 60 to find out the hours. If you get 24 hours then you know that your calculation is correct.

**Inverse calculation between 1 minute and 24 hours?**

If we perform the inverse calculation of the relationship between units, then we obtain 1 minute is 0.00069444444 times 24 hours.

**Conversion of minutes to days**

If you want to convert a minute measurement to a day measurement, you need to divide the time by the conversion ratio.

One day is equal to **1440 minutes**, so you can use this below simple formula to convert:

Days= minutes ÷ 1440

**How to convert 1440 minutes to days**

**Formula: **

Minutes ÷ 1440 = days

**Calculations: **

1440 min ÷ 1440 = 1 day

**Result:**

1440 min is equal to 1 day.

**Example:** convert 5000 minutes to days using the above formula.

5000 min = (5000 ÷ 1440 ) = 3.472222 day

5000 minutes is equal to 3.472222 days.

**Minutes to days conversion table**

- 1 min= 0.00069444 day
- 10 min = 0.006944 day
- 20 min= 0.01389 day
- 30 min = 0.02083 day
- 40 min = 0.02778 day
- 50 min = 0.03472 day
- 60 min = 0.041667 day
- 70 min = 0.048611 day
- 80 min = 0.055556 day
- 90 min = 0.0625 day
- 100 min = 0.069444 day

**Conclusion**

This completes our article about **how many minutes in a day**. You can find more information about minutes and days on our home page.