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 A038343 Maximal value of difference between successive primes among the first 10^n primes. 2
 6, 18, 34, 72, 114, 154, 222, 292, 394, 486, 652, 766 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,1 REFERENCES Enoch Haga, Exploring Primes on Your PC, 2nd edition, 1998, ISBN 1-885794-16-9. Table 2, page 33. LINKS Thomas J. Nicely, First occurrence prime gaps. EXAMPLE Among the first 10 primes, {2,3,...,23,29}, the largest difference is 29-23=6. Therefore 6 is the largest prime gap in the first ten primes. MATHEMATICA a = 1; b = 1; d = 0; k = 1; Do[ While[k <= 10^n, a = b; b = Prime[k]; If[b - a > d; d = b - a]; k++ ]; Print[d], {n, 12}] (* Robert G. Wilson v, Sep 24 2004 *) CROSSREFS Cf. A005250. Sequence in context: A301715 A269755 A270135 * A271123 A271303 A110965 Adjacent sequences:  A038340 A038341 A038342 * A038344 A038345 A038346 KEYWORD nonn,more AUTHOR EXTENSIONS Edited and extended by Robert G. Wilson v, Sep 24 2004 STATUS approved

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