16.20 - Result Type and Attributes - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)

Here are the default data type, format, and title for the result of the trigonometric and inverse trigonometric functions.

Data Type Format Title
FLOAT Default format for FLOAT
  • Cos(arg)
  • Sin(arg)
  • Tan(arg)
  • ArcCos(arg)
  • ArcSin(arg)
  • ArcTan(arg)
  • Atan2(x,y)

For information on default data type formats, see Teradata Vantage™ Data Types and Literals, B035-1143.