# 48973

## 48,973 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 48973 look like?

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

48973 is a prime number. Like all primes (except two), it is an odd number.

## Prime factorization of 48973:

### 48973

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 48973 from the Numbermatics database.

### Names of 48973

• Cardinal: 48973 can be written as Forty-eight thousand, nine hundred seventy-three.

### Scientific notation

• Scientific notation: 4.8973 × 104

### Factors of 48973

• Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
• Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
• Sum of prime factors: 48973

### Divisors of 48973

• Number of divisors d(n): 2
• Complete list of divisors:
• Sum of all divisors σ(n): 48974
• Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
• 48973 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 48972

### Bases of 48973

• Binary: 10111111010011012
• Base-36: 11SD

### Squares and roots of 48973

• 48973 squared (489732) is 2398354729
• 48973 cubed (489733) is 117454626143317
• The square root of 48973 is 221.2984410247
• The cube root of 48973 is 36.5863346915

### Scales and comparisons

How big is 48973?
• 48,973 seconds is equal to 13 hours, 36 minutes, 13 seconds.
• To count from 1 to 48,973 would take you about thirteen 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 48973 cubic inches would be around 3 feet tall.

### Recreational maths with 48973

• 48973 backwards is 37984
• The number of decimal digits it has is: 5
• The sum of 48973's digits is 31
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