Colbert number
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GIMPS has discovered a new largest known prime number: 282589933-1 (24,862,048 digits)

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See Also: SierpinskiNumber

Related pages (outside of this work)


L. Helm, P. Moore, P. Samidoost and G. Woltman, "Resolution of the mixed Sierpinski problem," Integers: Elect. J. Comb. Num. Theory, 8:A61 (2008)
W. Sierpinski, "Sur un probléme concernment les nombres k · 2n +1," Elem. Math., 15 (1960) 63-74. [See the glossary entry Sierpinski number as well as the paper [Riesel56].]

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