873 is an odd composite number composed of two prime numbers multiplied together.

What does the number 873 look like?

This visualization shows the relationship between its 2 prime factors (large circles) and 6 divisors.

873 is an odd composite number. It is composed of two distinct prime numbers multiplied together. It has a total of six divisors.

Prime factorization of 873:

32 × 97

(3 × 3 × 97)

See below for interesting mathematical facts about the number 873 from the Numbermatics database.

Names of 873

  • Cardinal: 873 can be written as Eight hundred seventy-three.

Scientific notation

  • Scientific notation: 8.73 × 102

Factors of 873

  • Number of distinct prime factors ω(n): 2
  • Total number of prime factors Ω(n): 3
  • Sum of prime factors: 100

Divisors of 873

  • Number of divisors d(n): 6
  • Complete list of divisors:
  • Sum of all divisors σ(n): 1274
  • Sum of proper divisors (its aliquot sum) s(n): 401
  • 873 is a deficient number, because the sum of its proper divisors (401) is less than itself. Its deficiency is 472

Bases of 873

  • Binary: 11011010012
  • Hexadecimal: 0x369
  • Base-36: O9

Squares and roots of 873

  • 873 squared (8732) is 762129
  • 873 cubed (8733) is 665338617
  • The square root of 873 is 29.5465734053
  • The cube root of 873 is 9.5573629975

Scales and comparisons

How big is 873?
  • 873 seconds is equal to 14 minutes, 33 seconds.
  • To count from 1 to 873 would take you about seven 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 873 cubic inches would be around 0.8 feet tall.

Recreational maths with 873

  • 873 backwards is 378
  • The number of decimal digits it has is: 3
  • The sum of 873's digits is 18
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