4872

4,872 is an even composite number composed of four prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 4872 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 4 prime factors (large circles) and 32 divisors.

4872 is an even composite number. It is composed of four distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of thirty-two divisors.

Prime factorization of 4872:

23 × 3 × 7 × 29

(2 × 2 × 2 × 3 × 7 × 29)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 4872 from the Numbermatics database.


Names of 4872

  • Cardinal: 4872 can be written as Four thousand, eight hundred seventy-two.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 4.872 × 103

Factors of 4872

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 4
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 6
  • Sum of prime factors: 41

Divisors of 4872

Bases of 4872

  • Binary: 10011000010002
  • Hexadecimal: 0x1308
  • Base-36: 3RC

Squares and roots of 4872

  • 4872 squared (48722) is 23736384
  • 4872 cubed (48723) is 115643662848
  • The square root of 4872 is 69.7997134665
  • The cube root of 4872 is 16.9525783357

Scales and comparisons

How big is 4872?
  • 4,872 seconds is equal to 1 hour, 21 minutes, 12 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 4,872 would take you about twenty-one 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 4872 cubic inches would be around 1.4 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 4872

  • 4872 backwards is 2784
  • 4872 is a Harshad number.
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 4872's digits is 21
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