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Degrees

Converts angleInRadians to degrees.

Format 

Degrees ( angleInRadians )

Parameters 

angleInRadians - any numeric expression or field containing a numeric expression, in radians

Data type returned 

number

Originated in version 

6.0 or earlier

Description 

Use this function to translate results of trigonometric functions from radians to degrees.

Equation

Example 1 

Degrees(Atan(1)) returns 45.

Degrees(1.0472) returns 60.00014030....

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