# 19937

This number is a prime.

The largest known Mersenne prime exponent whose digits are all odd. Bryant Tuckerman found *M*(19937) using an IBM 360/91 computer in 1971.

The commonly used variant of Mersenne Twister, MT19937, is a pseudorandom number generator designed to have a period of 2^19937-1.

19937 is the largest known Mersenne circular prime exponent. [Harrison]

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