# Compass Points to Circles Converter

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## How to use this Compass Points to Circles Converter 🤔

Follow these steps to convert given angle from the units of Compass Points to the units of Circles.

- Enter the input
**Compass Points**value in the text field. - The calculator converts the given
**Compass Points**into**Circles**in realtime ⌚ using the conversion formula, and displays under the**Circles**label. You do not need to click any button. If the input changes,**Circles**value is re-calculated, just like that. - You may copy the resulting
**Circles**value using the Copy button. - To view a detailed step by step calculation of the conversion, click on the View Calculation button.
- You can also reset the input by clicking on button present below the input field.

## What is the Formula to convert Compass Points to Circles?

The formula to convert given angle from Compass Points to Circles is:

Angle_{(Circles)} = Angle_{(Compass Points)} / 32

To convert any given angle from compass points to circles, substitute the given value of Angle_{(Compass Points)} in the above formula, simplify the right-hand side value.

## Calculation

## Examples

### Consider that a ship's navigation system shifts by 8 compass points to adjust its course.

Convert this direction from compass points to Circles.

#### Answer:

**Given:**

The angle in compass points is:

Angle_{(Compass Points)} = 8

**Formula:**

The formula to convert angle from compass points to circles is:

Angle_{(Circles)} = Angle_{(Compass Points)} / 32

**Substitution:**

Substitute given weight **Angle _{(Compass Points)} = 8** in the above formula.

Angle_{(Circles)} = 8 / 32

Angle_{(Circles)} = 0.25

**Final Answer:**

Therefore, **8 compass point** is equal to **0.25 circle**.

The angle is **0.25 circle**, in circles.

### Consider that a hiker adjusts their direction by 4 compass points to stay on track.

Convert this direction from compass points to Circles.

#### Answer:

**Given:**

The angle in compass points is:

Angle_{(Compass Points)} = 4

**Formula:**

The formula to convert angle from compass points to circles is:

Angle_{(Circles)} = Angle_{(Compass Points)} / 32

**Substitution:**

Substitute given weight **Angle _{(Compass Points)} = 4** in the above formula.

Angle_{(Circles)} = 4 / 32

Angle_{(Circles)} = 0.125

**Final Answer:**

Therefore, **4 compass point** is equal to **0.125 circle**.

The angle is **0.125 circle**, in circles.

## Compass Points to Circles Conversion Table

The following table gives some of the most used conversions from Compass Points to Circles.

Compass Points (compass point) | Circles (circle) |
---|---|

0 compass point | 0 circle |

1 compass point | 0.03125 circle |

10 compass point | 0.3125 circle |

45 compass point | 1.4063 circle |

90 compass point | 2.8125 circle |

180 compass point | 5.625 circle |

360 compass point | 11.25 circle |

1000 compass point | 31.25 circle |

## Compass Points

Compass points are a unit of angular measurement used in navigation and cartography to represent directions on a compass. Traditionally, the compass is divided into 32 points, each representing 11.25 degrees. Compass points are essential in maritime navigation, aviation, and orienteering, providing a simple and standardized way to describe directions.

## Circles

Circles, in the context of angular measurement, refer to a full rotation or turn, equivalent to 360 degrees or one complete revolution. This unit is often used in discussions of periodic motion, waveforms, and cyclic processes, where the concept of a full rotation is integral to understanding patterns and cycles.

## Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

### 1. What is the formula for converting Compass Points to Circles in Angle?

The formula to convert Compass Points to Circles in Angle is:

Compass Points / 32

### 2. Is this tool free or paid?

This Angle conversion tool, which converts Compass Points to Circles, is completely free to use.

### 3. How do I convert Angle from Compass Points to Circles?

To convert Angle from Compass Points to Circles, you can use the following formula:

Compass Points / 32

For example, if you have a value in Compass Points, you substitute that value in place of Compass Points in the above formula, and solve the mathematical expression to get the equivalent value in Circles.