GET ARCSINE Value using ASIN Function in Excel

The ASIN function in Excel calculates the arcsine (inverse of sine) of a given number and returns the angle in radians between 0 and π. Arcsine is inverse of sine.

Trigonometric Function in ExcelARCCOS(a/c)= θ

Arccosine of the opposite side – a, divided by the hypotenuse – c equal to the angle θ.


Syntax of ASIN Function in Excel


Where Argument number is a value between -1 and 1 which you need to calculate the arcsine.

Example of ASIN Function in Excel


ASIN Function in Excel 1

  • From Row number 2 to 5 ASIN is calculated in radians for value between -1 and 1 that is being passed as input to the ASIN Function.
  • In row number 6, ASIN is calculated in degree for the value 0 which is 0 degree

Note: if you want the value of ASIN Function to be calculated in degrees, then convert it in degrees using DEGREES Function as shown in 6th row.


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