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Old 2017-12-30, 10:53   #56
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petrw1 looks to have the closest date. All guesses are too high based on the other thread though.
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Old 2017-12-30, 17:40   #57
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petrw1 looks to have the closest date. All guesses are too high based on the other thread though.
Wait... this thread was about M50? I thought we were predicting M51.
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Old 2017-12-30, 18:01   #58
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Wait... this thread was about M50? I thought we were predicting M51.
That has to wait until the exponent for the newest MP is announced.
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Old 2017-12-30, 18:44   #59
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petrw1 looks to have the closest date. All guesses are too high based on the other thread though.
And I bet I also guessed the exponent....within +/- 50%
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79,399,909 on the day before Valentines day 2017 (a gift to us).
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Repeating my original guess:
68,407,583 @ 2016-02-14 by curtisc
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I think M74,207,281 is the 50th Mersenne prime.
Based upon the revealed first digit of 7, these are the only ones that seem to be likely winners.
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Old 2017-12-31, 21:12   #61
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Based upon the revealed first digit of 7, these are the only ones that seem to be likely winners.
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I think M74,207,281 is the 50th Mersenne prime.
Seems a little familiar. :)
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Old 2018-01-03, 22:18   #62
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79,399,909 on the day before Valentines day 2017 (a gift to us).
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I think M74,207,281 is the 50th Mersenne prime.
With M50 now known to be: 77,232,917

The winner for closest exponent is:
Me

A difference of 2,166,992 from the number vs. ixfd64's 3,025,636

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Old 2018-01-03, 22:33   #63
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With M50 now known to be: 77,232,917

The winner for closest exponent is:
Me

A difference of 2,166,992 form the number vs. ixfd64's 3,025,636
Congratulations Uncwilly!
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Old 2018-01-04, 06:50   #64
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With M50 now known to be: 77,232,917

The winner for closest exponent is:
Me

A difference of 2,166,992 from the number vs. ixfd64's 3,025,636
M50 could still be 74,207,281. We haven't yet verified everything beneath.
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Old 2018-01-06, 16:40   #65
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Though not within the rules of this thread, I'd make two individual $10 wagers that the next prime will be neither in this decade nor have p < 100M (barring a first time miss found by double check).
I'll take those bets. :)
Hmmmm
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Old 2018-01-06, 17:11   #66
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Hmmmm
If I'm ever in London, I'll buy you a couple beers
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