520 is an even composite number composed of three prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 520 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 3 prime factors (large circles) and 16 divisors.

520 is an even composite number. It is composed of three distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of sixteen divisors.

Prime factorization of 520:

23 × 5 × 13

(2 × 2 × 2 × 5 × 13)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 520 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 520

  • Cardinal: 520 can be written as Five hundred twenty.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 5.2 × 102

Factors of 520

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 3
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 5
  • Sum of prime factors: 20

Divisors of 520

  • Number of divisors d(n): 16
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 1260
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 740
  • 520 is an abundant number, because the sum of its proper divisors (740) is greater than itself. Its abundance is 220

Bases of 520

  • Binary: 10000010002
  • Hexadecimal: 0x208
  • Base-36: EG

Squares and roots of 520

  • 520 squared (5202) is 270400
  • 520 cubed (5203) is 140608000
  • The square root of 520 is 22.8035085019
  • The cube root of 520 is 8.0414515171

Scales and comparisons

How big is 520?
  • 520 seconds is equal to 8 minutes, 40 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 520 would take you about four 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 520 cubic inches would be around 0.7 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 520

  • 520 backwards is 025
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 520's digits is 7
  • More coming soon!

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