360 (number)

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Cardinalthree hundred sixty
Ordinal360th
(three hundred sixtieth)
Factorization23 × 32 × 5
Divisors1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 12, 15, 18, 20, 24, 30, 36, 40, 45, 60, 72, 90, 120, 180, 360
Greek numeralΤΞ´
Roman numeralCCCLX
Binary1011010002
Ternary1111003
Octal5508
Duodecimal26012
Hexadecimal16816

360 (three hundred sixty) is the natural number following 359 and preceding 361.

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  • A year is very roughly calculated as 360 days; see 360-day calendar.
  • "360" is shorthand for panoramic photographs and virtual reality worlds, since it is the degree measurement of a circle.
  • 360 is a telephone area code for most of Western Washington state (includes Bellingham, Aberdeen, Olympia, but excludes Seattle area, which is area code 206).
  • 360 is the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services I-form Petition for Amerasian, Widow(er), or Special Immigrant.
  • 360 was an important series of mainframe computers built by IBM.
  • 360 is a famous model of electric guitar built by Rickenbacker Corporation.
  • In Islamic history, 360 are the number of idols inside the Kaaba, destroyed by The Prophet Muhammad

References[edit]

  • Wells, D. (1987). The Penguin Dictionary of Curious and Interesting Numbers (p. 152). London: Penguin Group.

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