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Reference for Wiring version 1.0 Build 0100+ If you have a previous version, use the reference included with your software. If see any errors or have any comments, let us know.
Name 
degrees() 
Examples 
float rad = PI/4;
float deg = degrees(rad);
Serial.print(rad);
Serial.print(" radians is ");
Serial.print(deg);
Serial.print(" degrees");

Description 
Converts a radian measurement to its corresponding value in degrees. Radians and degrees are two ways of measuring the same thing. There are 360 degrees in a circle and 2*PI radians in a circle. For example, 90° = PI/2 = 1.5707964. All trigonometric methods in Wiring require their parameters to be specified in radians. 
Syntax 
degrees(angle)

Parameters 

Returns 
float 
Usage 
Web & Application 
Related 
radians()

Updated on July 07, 2011 11:08:06pm PDT