**Full name:** point

**Plural form:** points

**Category type:** angle

**Scale factor:** 0.196349540849

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The SI derived unit for angle is the radian.

1 radian is equal to 5.09295817894 point.

Valid units must be of the **angle** type.

You can use this form to select from known units:

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The point used in navigation uses k = 32/2pi. 1 point = 1/32 full circle = 1/8 right angle = 11.25° = 12.5 gon. It is a binary subunit of the full circle. Naming all 32 points on a compass rose is boxing the compass.

point to degree

point to 1/4 circle

point to revolution

point to 1/16 circle

point to arcsecond

point to 1/2 circle

point to arcminute

point to grad

point to 1/6 circle