5,987 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 5987 look like?

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

5987 is a prime number. Like all primes (except two), it is an odd number.

Prime factorization of 5987:


See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 5987 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 5987

  • Cardinal: 5987 can be written as Five thousand, nine hundred eighty-seven.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 5.987 × 103

Factors of 5987

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 1
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 1
  • Sum of prime factors: 5987

Divisors of 5987

  • Number of divisors d(n): 2
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 5988
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 1
  • 5987 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (1) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 5986

Bases of 5987

  • Binary: 10111011000112
  • Hexadecimal: 0x1763
  • Base-36: 4MB

Squares and roots of 5987

  • 5987 squared (59872) is 35844169
  • 5987 cubed (59873) is 214599039803
  • The square root of 5987 is 77.3757067819
  • The cube root of 5987 is 18.1580727899

Scales and comparisons

How big is 5987?
  • 5,987 seconds is equal to 1 hour, 39 minutes, 47 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 5,987 would take you about thirty-nine 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 5987 cubic inches would be around 1.5 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 5987

  • 5987 backwards is 7895
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 4
  • The sum of 5987's digits is 29
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