Pi frequency distribution representation, illustration

Pi frequency distribution representation, illustration

C038/4626 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 100.5MB

Downloadable file size: 5.8MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: MARTIN KRZYWINSKI/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Pi frequency distribution representation, illustration. Frequency distribution of digits in Pi for the first 4,988 digits of Pi in groupings of 4. The layout is 29 columns and 43 rows. The first digit (3) is offset to the top left. For each grouping the number of times a digit was seen is proportional to the width of the ring. Pi (the sixteenth letter of the Greek alphabet) is the symbol used in mathematics to represent the constant of the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. It is a crucial element of periodic functions and is found in many formulae in trigonometry and geometry. The value of this ratio is approximately 3.14159. It has been calculated to over one trillion digits beyond its decimal point, though as an irrational and transcendental number it continues infinitely without repetition or pattern.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 3.142, algebra, artwork, black background, calculation, concept, conceptual, constant, cut out, cut-out, cutout, data visualisation, data visualisations, data visualization, data visualizations, diagram, dot, dots, frequency distribution, geometric, geometry, grid, illustration, infographic, infographics, irrational number, mathematical, mathematics, maths, matrix, no-one, nobody, number, periodic functions, pi, pi day, ratio, representation, symbol, transcendental number, trigonometry

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.