Capacitive Reactance Calculator

The Capacitive Reactance Calculator will calculate the:

  1. The capacitive reactance in a RLC circuit

Capacitive Reactance Calculation Parameters: The conducting wire of circuit and material the inductor is made from, are both uniform and they have the same thickness everywhere; the source supplies AC current

Capacitive Reactance Calculator
Capacitive Reactance Calculator Results (detailed calculations and formula below)
The capacitive reactance of the circuit is Ω [Ohm]
Capacitive reactance of the circuit calculation
XL = 1/2 × π × fd × C
XL = 1/2 × × ×
XL = 1/
XL =
Capacitive Reactance Calculator Input Values
Driving frequency of the circuit (fd) Hz [Hertz]
Capacitance of the capacitor (C) F [Farad]
Archimedes constant (π)

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Capacitive reactance of the circuit Formula and Calculation

XL = 1/2 × π × fd × C
XC = 1/ωd × C

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