# Circle

This page is about the `Circle`

class available in `PeyrSharp.Core.Maths.Geometry`

. You can find here all of its constructors and properties.

## Compatibility

The `Circle`

class is part of the `PeyrSharp.Core`

module, which is compatible with all of these frameworks and platforms:

Package/Platform | Windows | macOS | Linux + others |
---|---|---|---|

Core | ✅ | ✅ | ✅ |

Framework | .NET 6 | .NET 7 | .NET 8 |

Core | ✅ | ✅ | ✅ |

## Constructors

### Circle(radius)

#### Definition

Initializes a `Circle`

class from a specific radius.

#### Arguments

Type | Name | Meaning |
---|---|---|

`double` | `radius` | The radius of the circle. |

WARNING

If `radius`

≤ 0, a `DivideByZeroException`

will be thrown.

#### Usage

c#

```
using PeyrSharp.Core.Maths.Geometry;
Circle circle = new(10); // Creates a circle with a radius of 10
```

## Properties

### Area

#### Definition

c#

`public double Area { get; }`

The `Area`

property is a `double`

which returns the area of the circle. You can only `get`

this property.

#### Usage

c#

```
using PeyrSharp.Core.Maths.Geometry;
Circle circle = new(10);
var area = circle.Area;
// area = 314.1592653589793
```

### Perimeter

#### Definition

c#

`public double Perimeter { get; }`

The `Perimeter`

property is a `double`

which returns the perimeter of the circle. You can only `get`

this property.

#### Usage

c#

```
using PeyrSharp.Core.Maths.Geometry;
Circle circle = new(10);
var perimeter = circle.Perimeter;
// perimeter = 62.83185307179586
```