World’s largest Prime Number has 23 Million digits

World’s largest Prime Number has 23 Million digits

January 8, 2018

World's largest Prime Number has 23 Million digits

World’s largest prime number has 23 million digits, created after a 14-year search.

Electrical engineer Jonathan Pace after 14 years search, finds the world’s largest prime with more than 23 million digits and will receive a £2,200 reward for his find.



The new prime number M77232917, has 23,249,425 digits.

His computer took six days to calculate the new record number.

Prime, a number which is greater than one and only divisible by one and itself.

via dailymail

 

By | 2018-01-09T10:30:07+00:00 Jan 8, 2018|Categories: Physics|

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