Definitions for minute of angle
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word minute of angle
minute of angle(Noun)
An angle, one sixtieth (1/60) of a degree, used by shooters as a measurement of accuracy. One minute of angle is roughly equal to 1 inch at 100 yards distance.
Find a translation for the minute of angle definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these minute of angle definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"minute of angle." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 19 Sep. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/minute of angle>.