# 12497

## 12,497 is a prime number. Like all primes greater than two, it is odd and has no factors apart from itself and one.

What does the number 12497 look like?

As a prime, it is not composed of any other numbers and has no internal structure.

12497 is a prime number. Like all primes (except two), it is an odd number.

## Prime factorization of 12497:

### 12497

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 12497 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 12497

• Cardinal: 12497 can be written as Twelve thousand, four hundred ninety-seven.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 1.2497 × 104

### Factors of 12497

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
• Sum of prime factors: 12497

### Divisors of 12497

• Number of divisors d(n): 2
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 12498
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
• 12497 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 12496

### Bases of 12497

• Binary: 110000110100012
• Base-36: 9N5

### Squares and roots of 12497

• 12497 squared (124972) is 156175009
• 12497 cubed (124973) is 1951719087473
• The square root of 12497 is 111.7899816621
• The cube root of 12497 is 23.2060873839

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 12497?
• 12,497 seconds is equal to 3 hours, 28 minutes, 17 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 12,497 would take you about three hours.

This is a very rough estimate, based on a speaking rate of half a second every third order of magnitude. If you speak quickly, you could probably say any randomly-chosen number between one and a thousand in around half a second. Very big numbers obviously take longer to say, so we add half a second for every extra x1000. (We do not count involuntary pauses, bathroom breaks or the necessity of sleep in our calculation!)

• A cube with a volume of 12497 cubic inches would be around 1.9 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 12497

• 12497 backwards is 79421
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 5
• The sum of 12497's digits is 23
• More coming soon!