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159 (number)

158 159 160
Cardinal one hundred fifty-nine
Ordinal 159th
(one hundred and fifty-ninth)
Factorization 3 × 53
Divisors 1, 3, 53, 159
Roman numeral CLIX
Binary 100111112
Ternary 122203
Quaternary 21334
Quinary 11145
Senary 4236
Octal 2378
Duodecimal 11312
Hexadecimal 9F16
Vigesimal 7J20
Base 36 4F36

159 (one hundred [and] fifty-nine) is a natural number following 158 and preceding 160.


  • In mathematics 1
  • In astronomy 2
  • In geography 3
  • In the military 4
  • In sports 5
  • In transportation 6
  • In other fields 7
  • See also 8
  • References 9
  • External links 10

In mathematics

159 is the sum of 3 consecutive prime numbers: 47 + 53 + 59. Given 159, the Mertens function returns 0. 159 is a Woodall number.

159's Roman numeral is CLIX, which spells a proper noun with multiple meanings.

In astronomy

In geography

In the military

In sports

  • In professional darts, 159 is the lowest score a player can achieve with no available checkout.[1]

In transportation

In other fields

159 is also:

See also


  1. ^

External links

  • Number Facts and Trivia: 159
  • The Number 159
  • VirtueScience: 159
  • 159th Medical Detachment
  • Farewell to Routemaster Bus 159
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