0,2

This is the number of positions that can be reached in n moves from the start, but which cannot be reached in fewer than n moves.

A puzzle in the Rubik cube family. The total number of distinct positions is 100776960.

The single position at maximal distance from the start is the superflip, the position with all six faces flipped but otherwise correct.

Table of n, a(n) for n=0..14.

Jaap Scherphuis, Puzzle Pages

Sequence in context: A079744 A079746 A079745 * A270576 A051823 A037507

Adjacent sequences: A079755 A079756 A079757 * A079759 A079760 A079761

nonn,fini,full

N. J. A. Sloane, Feb 20 2003

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