11 Oct Basketball Court Dimensions – Integral Sports
Basketball Court Dimensions
We see Basketball Courts in all parts of our country. But how much knowledge we have about these court measurements. Now we will give you information about the dimensions of these sites.
Basketball Courts have a flat and hard ground. The dimensions are 28 m long and 15 m wide.
The playing field should be 2m away from all obstacles, including the seating area of the team players and the sitting squads, so that the players can have enough space to play.
- The basketball hoop is 1.2 meters inside from the edge line and is 1.8 m x 1.2 m in size.
- The basket is be placed at a height of 3.05 meters from the ground.
- The basket is 45 cm in diameter.
- This basket is placed parallel to the shooting line.
- Besides, it is 5.80m away from the inner edge of the bottom line and 3.60m long.
At the Basketball Court, the three-point zone is the outside the area from the bottom of center of the opponent’s basket to a spring with a radius of 6.75m.
Basketball is generally preferred in indoor halls. This is because the ball jumps easily. The ball jump is an important factor for basketball. The courts are in the shape of rectangular with a hard parquet structure. While the dimensions of the court vary, the ideal dimensions are 26 m x 14 m.
There is a middle line that divides the field into two. There is a circle in the middle of the center line and it is the starting point of the game. There are two basketball hoops opposing on the short sides. The basket hoops are within 1.2m of the edge lines. The basket consists of an iron hoop with a diameter of 45 cm and a hanging white net with an open bottom. The circumference of the ball is approximately 75-78 cm and its weight is 600-650 grams.