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Maybe this will help…
“The actual ‘BEAM ANGLE” of a fixture is defined as the angle at
which central intensity (in candelas/candlepower) drops to 50 percent.”
Stage Lighting Design PART 6 – Lighting Mechanics by Bill Williams
http://www.mts.net/~william5/sld/sld-600.htm – every durn thing you want to know about beams and angles etc.