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 A051652 Smallest number at distance n from nearest prime. 18
 2, 1, 0, 26, 23, 118, 53, 120, 409, 532, 293, 1140, 211, 1340, 1341, 1342, 1343, 1344, 2179, 15702, 3967, 15704, 15705, 19632, 16033, 19634, 19635, 31424, 31425, 31426, 24281, 31428, 31429, 31430, 31431, 31432, 31433, 155958, 155959, 155960, 38501 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 0,1 LINKS R. J. Mathar, Table of n, a(n) for n=0..80. MAPLE A051700 := proc(m) option remember ; if m <= 2 then op(m+1, [2, 1, 1]) ; else min(nextprime(m)-m, m-prevprime(m)) ; fi ; end: A051652 := proc(n) local m ; if n = 0 then RETURN(2); else for m from 0 do if A051700(m) = n then RETURN(m) ; fi ; od: fi ; end: for n from 0 to 79 do printf("%d %d\n", n, A051652(n)); od: # R. J. Mathar, Jul 22 2009 MATHEMATICA A051700[n_] := A051700[n] = Min[ NextPrime[n] - n, n - NextPrime[n, -1]]; a[n_] := For[m = 0, True, m++, If[A051700[m] == n, Return[m]]]; a[0] = 2; Table[ a[n], {n, 0, 40}] (* Jean-François Alcover, Dec 19 2011, after R. J. Mathar *) Join[{2, 1, 0}, Drop[Flatten[Table[Position[Table[Min[NextPrime[n]-n, n-NextPrime[ n, -1]], {n, 200000}], _?(#==i&), {1}, 1], {i, 40}]], 2]] (* Harvey P. Dale, Mar 16 2015 *) CROSSREFS Related sequences: A023186-A023188, A046929-A046931, A051650, A051652, A051697-A051702, A051728-A051730. Sequence in context: A202697 A268436 A249570 * A077019 A139037 A108511 Adjacent sequences:  A051649 A051650 A051651 * A051653 A051654 A051655 KEYWORD nonn,easy,nice AUTHOR EXTENSIONS More terms from James A. Sellers, Dec 07 1999 STATUS approved

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