The Density of a Sphere calculator computes the density a sphere (ρ) based on the radius (r) of the sphere and the mass (M).
INSTRUCTIONS: Choose units and enter the following:
Sphere Density (ρ) : The Density of the Sphere (ρ) is returned in kilograms per cubic meter. However, this can be automatically converted to other density units via the pull-down menu. The calculator also returns the volume of the sphere (V) used in computing the density.
The formula for density is:
The equation for the volume of a sphere is as follows:
The two formulas are combined in this calculator:
NOTE: Identify possible substances based on the density by CLICKING HERE.
The following table contains links to calculators that compute the volume of other shapes:
|Other Volume Calculators|
|Various Shapes||Polygon Columns|
|Cone||Polygon based Pyramid||Pentagon|
|Cone Frustum||Pyramid Frustum||Hexagon|
|Slanted Cylinder||Sphere Cap||Octogon|