MS Excel: ASINH Function (WS)

This Excel tutorial explains how to use the Excel ASINH function with syntax and examples.


The Microsoft Excel ASINH function returns the inverse hyperbolic sine of a number.


The syntax for the Microsoft Excel ASINH function is:

ASINH( number )

Parameters or Arguments

number is any number.

Applies To

The ASINH function can be used in the following versions of Microsoft Excel:

  • Excel 2013, Excel 2011 for Mac, Excel 2010, Excel 2007, Excel 2003, Excel XP, Excel 2000

Type of Excel Function

The ASINH function can be used in Microsoft Excel as the following type of function:

  • Worksheet function (WS)

Example (as Worksheet Function)

Let's look at some Excel ASINH function examples and explore how to use the ASINH function as a worksheet function in Microsoft Excel:

Microsoft Excel

Based on the spreadsheet above, the following Excel ASINH examples would return:

Result: -0.732668256

Result: 0

Result: 3.726273558

Result: -3.726273558