# 843753

This number is a composite.

843753 x 2^{22222} ± 1 is a 6696-digit twin prime pair found by Rivera and Gallot in 1997. It was the first time that a twin prime found using Proth.exe by a solitaire prime-hunter hit the Top Ten Table of twin-primes (2nd place), compiled by C. Caldwell. [Rivera]

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