Spherical Cap Calculator

Enter the radius and height of a spherical cap into the calculator to determine both the volume and area of the cap.

Spherical Cap Formula

The following equation can be used to calculate the volume and area of a spherical cap.

V = [ pi * h^2 * (3*r-h) ] / 3

A = 2* pi * r * h

  • Where V is the volume
  • A is the area
  • h is the height
  • r is the radius
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FAQ

What is a spherical cap?

A spherical cap is a partial portion of a sphere, typically less that half of the sphere.

How is the volume calculated for a spherical cap?

The volume is calculated using the formula above.

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