

A063572


Smallest power of 9 having n in its decimal representation.


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5, 2, 3, 6, 5, 4, 4, 3, 2, 1, 11, 15, 18, 11, 6, 18, 17, 19, 13, 23, 9, 8, 14, 21, 12, 13, 26, 28, 12, 3, 8, 6, 13, 24, 10, 18, 12, 27, 9, 27, 10, 6, 9, 8, 6, 14, 8, 7, 9, 5, 18, 16, 18, 6, 13, 35, 4, 20, 13, 5, 11, 4, 23, 18, 12, 4, 17, 8, 24, 7, 22, 17, 3
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OFFSET

0,1


COMMENTS

Variant of A062526.  R. J. Mathar, Dec 15 2008


LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=0..72.


MATHEMATICA

a = {}; Do[k = 1; While[ StringPosition[ ToString[9^k], ToString[n] ] == {}, k++ ]; a = Append[a, k], {n, 0, 60} ]; a


PROG

(Python)
def a(n):
target, k, pow9 = str(n), 1, 9
while not target in str(pow9): k, pow9 = k+1, pow9*9
return k
print([a(n) for n in range(73)]) # Michael S. Branicky, May 02 2021


CROSSREFS

Sequence in context: A229780 A272031 A090183 * A205294 A131567 A200301
Adjacent sequences: A063569 A063570 A063571 * A063573 A063574 A063575


KEYWORD

nonn,base


AUTHOR

Robert G. Wilson v, Aug 10 2001


EXTENSIONS

More terms from Michael S. Branicky, May 02 2021


STATUS

approved



