Best Answer

As of Oct. 1, 2010, FIBA changed the dimensions of the lane and distance of the 3-point line for international play.

Olympic court

- An Olympic Basketball court measures 28 meters long by 15 meters wide (91 feet, 10 inches by 49 feet, 2.5 inches).
- It features a rectangular lane that is 5.8m long by 4.9m wide (19 feet, 0.5 inches by 16 feet, 1 inch), and contains a semi-circular "no-charge zone" 1.25m (4 feet, 1 inch) in front of the basket.
- The three-point line is 6.6m (21 feet, 8 inches) from the basket on the sides and 6.75m (22 feet, 1.7 inches) at the arch.

NBA court

- An NBA court measures 94 feet long by 50 feet wide (28.7m by 15.2m).
- It features a rectangular lane that is 19 feet wide by 16 feet long (5.8m by 4.9m) and contains a semi-circular "no-charge zone" 4 feet (1.2m) in front of the basket.
- The three-point line is 22 feet (6.7m) from the basket on the sides and 23 feet, 9 inches (7.2m) at the arc.

WNBA court

- A WNBA court also is 94 feet by 50 feet.
- It also features a rectangular lane 19 feet by 16 feet.
- The three-point line is 20 feet, 6.25 inches (6.25m) from the basket.
- courtesy of Â© 2012 NBCUniversal. All rights reserved. Any use, reproduction, modification, distribution, display or performance of this material without NBC Universal's prior written consent is prohibited.
Use of the Website signifies your agreement to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Q: How long is the three point line from the bascket in Olympics?

Write your answer...

Submit

Still have questions?

Related questions

13 feet 9 inches measured horizontally from behind the line to the goals center.

No ... the three point line in the Olympics is closer to the goal than the NBA three point line. From the goal, the NBA three point line is 23 feet, 9 inches (7.2 meters) at the arc and 22 feet (6.7 meters) in the corners where the Olympic three point line is 22 feet, 2 inches (6.75 meters) at the arc and 21 feet, 8 inches (6.6 meters) in the corners.

Well, I think you mean what is the three point line... well the three point line in basketball is a designated arc line radiating from the basket. If a player shoots beyond the three point line, it counts as three points while if you shoot inside the three point line, it only counts as two points.

The answer depends on which three point line and which ring!

The three point line is a line around the perimeter that if you shoot out of it and make it, it counts as 3 points.

The three undefined terms are the point,the line and the plane.

the three-point line the three-point line

it means three lines a line begins and ends at a point

ummm the two point line would be anywhere inside the three point line? derrrrr

it is the point of a segment and three lines in it.

Provided that you last touched the ground outside the three-point line, the shot should count as three points.

Prior to the three point shot being implemented, there was no three point line on the court.