

A073521


The set of 16 consecutive primes with the property that they form a 4 X 4 magic square with the smallest magic constant (258).


12



31, 37, 41, 43, 47, 53, 59, 61, 67, 71, 73, 79, 83, 89, 97, 101
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OFFSET

1,1


REFERENCES

Allan W. Johnson, Jr., Journal of Recreational Mathematics, vol. 14:2, 198182, pp. 152153.
Clifford A. Pickover, The Zen of Magic Squares, Circles and Stars: An Exhibition of Surprising Structures across Dimensions, Princeton University Press, 2002.


LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..16.
Harvey Heinz, Prime Magic Squares
Index entries for sequences related to magic squares


EXAMPLE

The magic square is
[ 37 83 97 41 ]
[ 53 61 71 73 ]
[ 89 67 59 43 ]
[ 79 47 31 101 ]


PROG

(PARI) A073521=MagicPrimes(258, 4) \\ See A073519 for MagicPrimes().  M. F. Hasler, Oct 28 2018


CROSSREFS

Cf. A073519, A073520, A073522, A073523.
Sequence in context: A044973 A230035 A051267 * A180540 A279846 A291994
Adjacent sequences: A073518 A073519 A073520 * A073522 A073523 A073524


KEYWORD

nonn,fini,full


AUTHOR

N. J. A. Sloane, Aug 29 2002


STATUS

approved



