Article updated on March 19, 2018

The ASIN function calculates┬ the arcsine of a number. The angle is in radians and is between┬ -pi/2 to pi/2.

=ASIN(B3)

Excel Function Syntax

ASIN(number)

Arguments

number Required. The number must be from -1 to 1.

Comments

Use the DEGREES function to convert radians to degrees.

=DEGREES(ASIN(-0.5))

How to use the DEGREES function

The DEGREES function calculates radians into degrees. Formula in cell C3: =DEGREES(B3) Excel Function Syntax DEGREES(angle) Arguments angle Required. The [~ez_hellip~]