# π day

approximations of π include

• Integers: 3
• Fractions: Approximate fractions include (in order of increasing accuracy) 227, 333106, 355113, 5216316604, 10399333102, and 24585092278256779. (List is selected terms from and .)
• Decimal: The first 50 decimal digits are 3.14159265358979323846264338327950288419716939937510… (see )
• Binary: The base 2 approximation to 48 digits is 11.001001000011111101101010100010001000010110100011… (see )
• Hexadecimal: The base 16 approximation to 20 digits is 3.243F6A8885A308D31319… (see )
• Sexagesimal: A base 60 approximation to five sexagesimal digits is 3;8,29,44,0,47 (see )

# 3.141592653589793… Happy π day.

(π-approximation day is the 22nd of july)

Some approximations of π include:

• Fractions: Approximate fractions include (in order of increasing accuracy) 227, 333106, 355113, 5216316604, and 10399333102.
• Decimal: The first 100 decimal digits are 3.14159 26535 89793 23846 26433 83279 50288 41971 69399 37510 58209 74944 59230 78164 06286 20899 86280 34825 34211 70679 ….
• Binary: 11.001001000011111101101010100010001000010110100011 ….
• Hexadecimal: The base 16 approximation to 20 digits is 3.243F6A8885A308D31319 ….
• Sexagesimal: A base 60 approximation is 3:8:29:44:1

# π day!

today is one of two π days (the other is on 22 july). to celebrate, here’s one million pieces of π.