# Area of a 3 Centimeter Circle

What is the area of a circle with a DIAMETER of 3 cm (radius of 1.5 cm)? How big is a 3 centimeter circle?
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Area of a 3cm diameter circle
 7.0686 square centimeters 0.00070686 square meters 1.0956 square inches 0.0076086 square feet 0.0008454 square yards
results may be rounded

#### Area of a Circle Formula

The area of a circle is pi times the square of its radius. The radius is half the diameter.

Area = π * (Diameter / 2)2

#### Diameter of a Circle

The diameter of a circle is the distance from one edge to the other, passing through the center. It is twice the radius.

Circle Area by Diameter
results may be rounded
Diameter cm2 in2 ft2
3.0 cm 7.069 1.096 0.007609
3.1 cm 7.548 1.170 0.008124
3.2 cm 8.042 1.247 0.008657
3.3 cm 8.553 1.326 0.009206
3.4 cm 9.079 1.407 0.009773
3.5 cm 9.621 1.491 0.01036
3.6 cm 10.18 1.578 0.01096
3.7 cm 10.75 1.667 0.01157
3.8 cm 11.34 1.758 0.01221
3.9 cm 11.95 1.852 0.01286