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log — Calculates the natural logarithm of a number.


float log(num);
float num: Value from which to get natural logarithm


Natural logarithm of a number


Calculates the natural logarithm of the number given by num . log() is the opposite of the exp() function.


PHP 3, PHP 4

See also

See also exp() , log10()


Example 677. Calculate the natural logarithm of a number

$num = 54.5981;
echo "The natural log of $num is ",log($num),"\n";

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