RADIANS function

This article describes the formula syntax and usage of the RADIANS function in Microsoft Excel.

Description

Converts degrees to radians.

Syntax

RADIANS(angle)

The RADIANS function syntax has the following arguments:

  • Angle    Required. An angle in degrees that you want to convert.

Example

Copy the example data in the following table, and paste it in cell A1 of a new Excel worksheet. For formulas to show results, select them, press F2, and then press Enter. If you need to, you can adjust the column widths to see all the data.

Formula

Description (Result)

R esult

=RADIANS(270)

270 degrees as radians (4.712389 or 3π/2 radians)

4.712389

Applies To: Excel 2016 Preview, Excel 2010, Excel Starter, Excel 2013, Excel Online, Excel 2016 for Mac, Excel for Mac 2011, Excel 2007



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