213466917 - 1
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GIMPS has discovered a new largest known prime number: 282589933-1 (24,862,048 digits)

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Description:213466917 - 1
Verification status (*):External
Official Comment:Mersenne 39
Unofficial Comments:This prime has 2 user comments below.
Proof-code(s): (*):G5 : Cameron, Kurowski, GIMPS, Prime95
Decimal Digits:4053946   (log10 is 4053945.9661172)
Rank (*):24 (digit rank is 1)
Entrance Rank (*):1
Currently on list? (*):short
Submitted:12/7/2001 07:06:46 CDT
Last modified:7/15/2006 00:12:38 CDT
Database id:1
Status Flags:none
Score (*):50.9233 (normalized score 931.3294)

Archival tags:

There are certain forms classed as archivable: these prime may (at times) remain on this list even if they do not make the Top 5000 proper.  Such primes are tracked with archival tags.
Mersenne (archivable *)
Prime on list: yes, rank 13
Subcategory: "Mersenne"
(archival tag id 187010, tag last modified 2018-12-21 09:15:32)

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Chris Caldwell writes (11 Sep 2014): 
For more information see notes/13466917/.

Chris Caldwell writes (11 Sep 2014): 
Every Mersenne number less than this one has been checked for primality twice, proving this is the 39th Mersenne by size. GIMPS completed this double check on 10 July 2006.
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