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486 prime factorization

What is the prime factorization of 486?

Find the prime factorization of 486

486 is divisible by 9:

486 ÷ 9 = 54

Neither 9 nor 54 are prime numbers.

See Prime numbers 1 through 100.

The prime factorization of 9 is

9 = 3 * 3

See 9 prime factorization.

The prime factorization of 54 is

54 =
2 * 3 * 3 * 3

See 54 prime factorization.

Therefore, the prime factorization of 486 is

486 =
2 * 3 * 3 * 3 * 3 * 3

The prime factorization of 486 using exponents

486 = 2 * 35

So, the prime factors of 486 are

2, 3, 3, 3, 3, 3