# 248959

## 248,959 is an odd composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 248959 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 4 divisors.

248959 is an odd composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of four divisors.

## Prime factorization of 248959:

### 47 × 5297

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 248959 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 248959

• Cardinal: 248959 can be written as Two hundred forty-eight thousand, nine hundred fifty-nine.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 2.48959 × 105

### Factors of 248959

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 2
• Sum of prime factors: 5344

### Divisors of 248959

• Number of divisors d(n): 4
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 254304
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 5345
• 248959 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (5345) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 243614

### Bases of 248959

• Binary: 1111001100011111112
• Base-36: 5C3J

### Squares and roots of 248959

• 248959 squared (2489592) is 61980583681
• 248959 cubed (2489593) is 15430624132638079
• The square root of 248959 is 498.9579140569
• The cube root of 248959 is 62.9084923277

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 248959?
• 248,959 seconds is equal to 2 days, 21 hours, 9 minutes, 19 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 248,959 would take you about two days.

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 248959 cubic inches would be around 5.2 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 248959

• 248959 backwards is 959842
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 6
• The sum of 248959's digits is 37
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