## Number of seconds in a day

**How many seconds are there in a day?**

**86400**

This is an extremely popular question. As you probably know, one day has 24 hours. Needless to say, there are 60 seconds in one minute, and sixty minutes in one hour. Therefore, 60 times 60 is 3,600 seconds in one hour. And 3,600 times 24 is 86,400 seconds. This signifies that there are 86400 seconds in a day. This is the way the seconds turn into days.

This fact is verified on : June 26, 2014.