Enter the major axis and minor axis of the oval into the calculator to determine the total area.

## Area of an Oval Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the area of an oval.

*A*=pi*a/2*b/2

- Where A is the total area
- a is the major axis/diameter
- b is the minor axis/diameter

## Area of an Oval Definition

An area oval is the same as describing the area of a symmetric ellipse and is a measure of the total area occupied by that shape with a defined major and minor axis.

## Area of An Oval Example

How to calculate the area of an oval?

**First, determine the major axis.**Measure or calculate the length of the major axis.

**Next, determine the minor axis.**Measure of calculate the length of the minor axis.

**Finally, calculate the area.**Calculate the area using the equation above.

## FAQ

**What is an oval?**

An oval is an elongated circle with a different distance from the center to the edge of the circle.