Your calculator may be able to do this conversion for you directly. The question is similar to asking "How many hours in `36` hours, `23` minutes and `47` seconds?"

What is happening is:

36° = 36° (we don't need to do anything to the whole number of degrees)

23' = `23/60` of 1° = 0.38333°

47" = `47/3600` of 1° = 0.0130555°

Adding them up, we get:

36° + 0.38333° + 0.0130555° = 36.396386°

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