# 3179

## 3,179 is an odd composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 3179 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 6 divisors.

3179 is an odd composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of six divisors.

## Prime factorization of 3179:

### 11 × 172

(11 × 17 × 17)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 3179 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 3179

• Cardinal: 3179 can be written as Three thousand, one hundred seventy-nine.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 3.179 × 103

### Factors of 3179

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 3
• Sum of prime factors: 28

### Divisors of 3179

• Number of divisors d(n): 6
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 3684
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 505
• 3179 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (505) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 2674

### Bases of 3179

• Binary: 1100011010112
• Base-36: 2GB

### Squares and roots of 3179

• 3179 squared (31792) is 10106041
• 3179 cubed (31793) is 32127104339
• The square root of 3179 is 56.3826214361
• The cube root of 3179 is 14.7038199461

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 3179?
• 3,179 seconds is equal to 52 minutes, 59 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 3,179 would take you about fifty-two minutes.

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 3179 cubic inches would be around 1.2 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 3179

• 3179 backwards is 9713
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
• The sum of 3179's digits is 20
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