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A117429 Semiprime nearest to 5^n. In case of a tie, choose the smaller. 1

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%S 4,4,25,123,626,3127,15623,78123,390623,1953122,9765627,48828127,

%T 244140623,1220703121,6103515629,30517578127,152587890617,

%U 762939453119,3814697265623,19073486328122,95367431640623

%N Semiprime nearest to 5^n. In case of a tie, choose the smaller.

%C Distance from 5^n to the nearest semiprime.

%F a(n) = 5^n + A117430(n). a(n) = 5^n + Min{k such that A001358(i) + k = 5^n}.

%e a(0) = 4 because 5^0 + 3 = 4 = A001358(1) and no semiprime is closer to 5^0.

%e a(1) = 4 because 5^1 - 1 = 4 = A001358(1) and no semiprime is closer to 5^1.

%e a(2) = 25 because 5^2 + 0 = 25 = A001358(9), no semiprime is closer to 5^2.

%e a(3) = 123 because 5^3 - 2 = 123 = 3 * 41 = A001358(42), no semiprime is closer.

%e a(4) = 626 because 5^4 + 1 = 626 = 2 * 313, no semiprime is closer.

%e a(5) = 3127 because 5^5 + 2 = 3127 = 53 * 59, no semiprime is closer.

%e a(6) = 15623 because 5^6 - 2 = 15623 = 17 * 919, no semiprime is closer.

%e a(7) = 78123 because 5^7 - 2 = 78123 = 3 * 26041, no semiprime is closer.

%e a(8) = 390623 because 5^8 - 2 = 390623 = 73 * 5351, no semiprime is closer.

%e a(9) = 1953122 because 5^9 - 3 = 1953122 = 2 * 976561, no semiprime is closer.

%e a(10) = 9765627 because 5^10 + 2 = 9765627 = 3 * 3255209, no semiprime closer.

%Y Cf. A117416 = Semiprime nearest to 3^n, A117405 = Semiprime nearest to 2^n, A117387 = Prime nearest to 2^n.

%Y Cf. A000079, A001358, A117387, A117405, A117406, A117416, A117430.

%K easy,nonn,less

%O 0,1

%A _Jonathan Vos Post_, Mar 14 2006

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