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 A295969 Numbers k such that (5*10^k - 473)/9 is prime. 0
 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 16, 27, 46, 97, 103, 214, 229, 241, 285, 643, 999, 3154, 14115, 43012, 85855, 87622, 87712, 90142, 168379 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,1 COMMENTS For k > 1, numbers such that k-2 occurrences of the digit 5 followed by the digits 03 is prime (see Example section). a(25) > 2*10^5. LINKS Makoto Kamada, Factorization of near-repdigit-related numbers. Makoto Kamada, Search for 5w03 EXAMPLE 3 is in this sequence because (5*10^3 - 473)/9 = 503 is prime. Initial terms and primes associated: a(1) = 2, 3; a(2) = 3, 503; a(3) = 4, 5503; a(4) = 9, 555555503; a(5) = 10, 5555555503; etc. MATHEMATICA Select[Range[2, 100000], PrimeQ[(5*10^# - 473)/9] &] PROG (PARI) isok(k) = isprime((5*10^k - 473)/9); \\ Michel Marcus, Dec 01 2017 CROSSREFS Cf. A056654, A268448, A269303, A270339, A270613, A270831, A270890, A270929, A271269. Sequence in context: A249943 A251620 A128944 * A174437 A127150 A256189 Adjacent sequences:  A295966 A295967 A295968 * A295970 A295971 A295972 KEYWORD nonn,more,hard AUTHOR Robert Price, Nov 30 2017 EXTENSIONS a(24) from Robert Price, Jan 21 2018 STATUS approved

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