The Math.PI property represents the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter, approximately 3.14159:

$Math.PI=π≈3.14159\mathtt{\mi{Math.PI}} = \pi \approx 3.14159$

Property attributes of Math.PI
Writable no
Enumerable no
Configurable no

## Description

Because PI is a static property of Math, you always use it as Math.PI, rather than as a property of a Math object you created (Math is not a constructor).

## Examples

### Using Math.PI

The following function uses Math.PI to calculate the circumference of a circle with a passed radius.

function calculateCircumference(radius) {