# How far is the three point line to the basket?

In the NBA it's around 23 ft., in the NCAA it's around 20 ft.

### How long is the 3 point line from the rim?

The NBA three point line is 23 feet 9 inches from the center of the basket to the far side of the arc; at the top of the key, and 22 feet from the corners. The NCAA 3 point line is 20 feet 9 inches, and in High School basketball the distance is 19 feet 9 inches from behind the arc to the center of the goal. The free throw line is 15 feet (from…

### How far away from the basketball hoop is the 3pt.line?

In the NBA, the three-point line is composed of two lines, parallel to and 3 feet (0.91 m) from the sideline, and a circular arc (centered on the basket) of roughly 120 degrees, which intersects the parallel lines 14 feet from the baseline. [2] The distance of the arc is 23 feet, 9 inches (7.23 m) from the basket. The distance from the line to the basket varies near the sidelines, and is exactly 22…