ASIN Function (DAX)

How does the ASIN function (DAX) work?

Returns the arcsine, or inverse sine, of a number. The arcsine is the angle whose sine is number. The returned angle is given in radians in the range -pi/2 to pi/2.

ASIN Formula Syntax

ASIN(
     number
)

How do you use the ASIN function?

To express the arcsine in degrees, multiply the result by 180/PI( ) or use the DEGREES function.

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Considerations when using the ASIN function

Number required. The sine of the angle you want and must be from -1 to 1.

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Formula examples using the ASIN function

=ASIN(-0.5)

=ASIN(-0.5)*180/PI()

=DEGREES(ASIN(-0.5))

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