REAL is a Floating Point numeric type data type.

Syntax

REAL

Numeric Type

  • Floating Point

Storage Size

  • 4 bytes

Value Range

  • -3.402E+38 to 3.402E+38

  • The largest allowed positive value is 1.175E-37.

  • The largest allowed negative value is -1.175E-37.

Additional Information

  • Follows the IEEE floating point notation.

  • A maximum of 30 total characters can be used to specify the value.

Examples


REAL
1.789E10