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:


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
  • Hexadecimal: 0xBF4D
  • 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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