## FANDOM

857 Pages

239 is a prime number from 201-300. 239 has 2 factors, 1 and 239. It is the 52nd prime number, and the sixth prime number from 201-300.

## As an Exponent of Mersenne Number Edit

2239 - 1 is divisible by numbers such as 479, 1,913, 5,737, 176,383, and 134,000,609, and is therefore not a prime number.

## Relationship with other odd numbers Edit

### The numbers before Edit

• The previous prime number is 233.
• 233 and 239 are six numbers apart; therefore, they are sexy primes.
• The previous prime number before 233 is 229.
• Notably, 231 is divisible by 11 and therefore not a prime number.
• 237 is divisible by 3.

### The numbers after Edit

• The next prime number is 241.
• There are no odd numbers between 239 and 241. As a result, they are twin primes.
• 251 is the next prime number after 241.
• Notably, 243 is the fifth power of 3, 247 can be factored as 13 x 19, and 249 is divisible by 3.
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.