# Number 256 facts

The even number 256 is spelled 🔊, and written in words: two hundred and fifty-six. The ordinal number 256th is said 🔊 and written as: two hundred and fifty-sixth. Phone prefix +256 or 00256. The meaning of the number 256 in Maths: Is it Prime? Factorization and prime factors tree. The square root and cube root of 256. What is 256 in computer science, numerology, codes and images, writing and naming in other languages. Other interesting facts, comments (1) related to 256.

## What is 256 in other units

The decimal (Arabic) number 256 converted to a Roman number is CCLVI. Roman and decimal number conversions.
 The number 256 converted to a Mayan number is Decimal and Mayan number conversions.

#### Weight conversion

256 kilograms (kg) = 564.4 pounds (lbs)
256 pounds (lbs) = 116.1 kilograms (kg)

#### Length conversion

256 kilometers (km) equals to 159.071 miles (mi).
256 miles (mi) equals to 411.992 kilometers (km).
256 meters (m) equals to 411.992 feet (ft).
256 feet (ft) equals 78.030 meters (m).
256 centimeters (cm) equals to 100.8 inches (in).
256 inches (in) equals to 650.2 centimeters (cm).

#### Temperature conversion

256° Fahrenheit (°F) equals to 124.4° Celsius (°C)
256° Celsius (°C) equals to 492.8° Fahrenheit (°F)

#### Power conversion

256 Horsepower (hp) equals to 188.26 kilowatts (kW)
256 kilowatts (kW) equals to 348.11 horsepower (hp)

#### Time conversion

(hours, minutes, seconds, days, weeks)
256 seconds equals to 4 minutes, 16 seconds
256 minutes equals to 4 hours, 16 minutes

### Codes and images of the number 256

Number 256 morse code: ..--- ..... -....
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Number 256 in braille:
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#### Number 256 infographic

Emperor Vasudeva II of the Eastern Kushan Empire died and was succeeded by Kanishka IV.

### Gregorian, Hebrew, Islamic, Persian and Buddhist Year (Calendar)

Gregorian year 256 is Buddhist year 799.
Buddhist year 256 is Gregorian year 287 a. C.
Gregorian year 256 is Islamic year -377 or -376.
Islamic year 256 is Gregorian year 869 or 870.
Gregorian year 256 is Persian year -367 or -366.
Persian year 256 is Gregorian 877 or 878.
Gregorian year 256 is Hebrew year 4016 or 4017.
Hebrew year 256 is Gregorian year 3504 a. C.
The Buddhist calendar is used in Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Burma. The Persian calendar is the official calendar in Iran and Afghanistan.

## Mathematics of no. 256

### Multiplications

#### Multiplication table of 256

256 multiplied by two equals 512 (256 x 2 = 512).
256 multiplied by three equals 768 (256 x 3 = 768).
256 multiplied by four equals 1024 (256 x 4 = 1024).
256 multiplied by five equals 1280 (256 x 5 = 1280).
256 multiplied by six equals 1536 (256 x 6 = 1536).
256 multiplied by seven equals 1792 (256 x 7 = 1792).
256 multiplied by eight equals 2048 (256 x 8 = 2048).
256 multiplied by nine equals 2304 (256 x 9 = 2304).
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### Fractions: decimal fraction and common fraction

#### Fraction table of 256

Half of 256 is 128 (256 / 2 = 128).
One third of 256 is 85,3333 (256 / 3 = 85,3333 = 85 1/3).
One quarter of 256 is 64 (256 / 4 = 64).
One fifth of 256 is 51,2 (256 / 5 = 51,2 = 51 1/5).
One sixth of 256 is 42,6667 (256 / 6 = 42,6667 = 42 2/3).
One seventh of 256 is 36,5714 (256 / 7 = 36,5714 = 36 4/7).
One eighth of 256 is 32 (256 / 8 = 32).
One ninth of 256 is 28,4444 (256 / 9 = 28,4444 = 28 4/9).
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#### Is Prime?

The number 256 is not a prime number. The closest prime numbers are 251, 257.
The 256th prime number in order is 1619.

#### Factorization and factors (dividers)

The prime factors of 256 are 28 or 2^8 or 2**8
The factors of 256 are 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, 128, 256.
Total factors 9.
Sum of factors 511 (255).

#### Powers

The second power of 2562 is 65.536.
The third power of 2563 is 16.777.216.

#### Roots

The square root √256 is 16 exact square root.
The cube root of 3256 is 6,349604.

#### Logarithms

The natural logarithm of No. ln 256 = loge 256 = 5,545177.
The logarithm to base 10 of No. log10 256 = 2,40824.
The Napierian logarithm of No. log1/e 256 = -5,545177.

### Trigonometric functions

The cosine of 256 is -0,039791.
The sine of 256 is -0,999208.
The tangent of 256 is 25,111559.

### Properties of the number 256

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## Number 256 in Computer Science

Code typeCode value
HtmlĀ LATIN CAPITAL LETTER A WITH MACRON &Amacr; &#256;
(Miscellaneous HTML entities)
Unix timeUnix time 256 is equal to Thursday Jan. 1, 1970, 12:04:16 a.m. GMT
IPv4, IPv6Number 256 internet address in dotted format v4 0.0.1.0, v6 ::100
256 Decimal = 100000000 Binary
256 Decimal = 100111 Ternary
256 Decimal = 400 Octal
256 Decimal = 100 Hexadecimal (0x100 hex)
256 BASE64MjU2
256 MD5f718499c1c8cef6730f9fd03c8125cab
256 SHA1dd7c1a3d9d5627da9aea5415e3d07202bfb5925e
256 SHA25651e8ea280b44e16934d4d611901f3d3afc41789840acdff81942c2f65009cd52
256 SHA3847a2f11a8c0ac374248d71933a1c9a8a45fc69f1125e3d9a49e48ef881f97935c9467cee51943d88fbb64bbf6b0af8acf
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## Numerology 256

### The meaning of the number 6 (six), numerology 6

Character frequency 6: 1

The number 6 (six) denotes emotional responsibility, love, understanding and harmonic balance. The person with the personal number 6 must incorporate vision and acceptance in the world. Beauty, tenderness, stable, responsible and understanding exchange, the sense of protection and availability also define the meaning of the number 6 (six).
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### The meaning of the number 5 (five), numerology 5

Character frequency 5: 1

The number five (5) came to this world to achieve freedom. You need to apply discipline to find your inner freedom and open-mindedness. It is about a restless spirit in constant search of the truth that surrounds us. You need to accumulate as much information as possible to know what is happening in depth. Number 5 person is intelligent, selfish, curious and with great artistic ability. It is a symbol of freedom, independence, change, adaptation, movement, the search for new experiences, the traveling and adventurous spirit, but also of inconsistency and abuse of the senses.
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### The meaning of the number 2 (two), numerology 2

Character frequency 2: 1

The number two (2) needs above all to feel and to be. It represents the couple, duality, family, private and social life. He/she really enjoys home life and family gatherings. The number 2 denotes a sociable, hospitable, friendly, caring and affectionate person. It is the sign of empathy, cooperation, adaptability, consideration for others, super-sensitivity towards the needs of others.

The number 2 (two) is also the symbol of balance, togetherness and receptivity. He/she is a good partner, colleague or companion; he/she also plays a wonderful role as a referee or mediator. Number 2 person is modest, sincere, spiritually influenced and a good diplomat. It represents intuition and vulnerability.
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## Interesting facts about the number 256

### Asteroids

• (256) Walpurga is asteroid number 256. It was discovered by J. Palisa from Vienna Observatory on 4/3/1886.

### Aircrafts and flights

• 01/11/1995 the Intercontinental de Aviación plane, flight number 256, Douglas DC-9-14 crashed in near María La Baja, Colombia 46 passengers and 5 crew members died.

### Areas, mountains and surfaces

• The total area of Charcot Island is 580 square miles (1,500 square km). Country None (Antarctic territorial claims by Chile and United Kingdom). 256th largest island in the world.

### Distances between cities

• There is a 256 miles (411 km) direct distance between Adana (Turkey) and Antalya (Turkey).
• There is a 160 miles (256 km) direct distance between Farīdābād (India) and Gwalior (India).
• There is a 160 miles (256 km) direct distance between Gwangju (South Korea) and Incheon (South Korea).
• There is a 160 miles (256 km) direct distance between Changshu City (China) and Puyang (China).
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• There is a 256 miles (411 km) direct distance between Jalandhar (India) and Multān (Pakistan).
• There is a 256 miles (411 km) direct distance between Rājkot (India) and Thāne (India).
• There is a 256 miles (411 km) direct distance between Tongshan (China) and Wuxi (China).
• There is a 256 miles (411 km) direct distance between Xinxiang (China) and Zibo (China).

### Games

• The number of pixels on one side of a Minecraft block.
• Pokémon Combusken (Wakashamo, Wakasyamo) is a pokémon number # 256 of the National Pokédex. Combusken is a fire-type Pokémon and it fights in the third generation. It is a Field Egg group Pokémon. The indexes ontros of Combusken are Hoenn index 005 .

### History and politics

• United Nations Security Council Resolution number 256, adopted 16 August 1968. Condemns Israel’s attacks on Jordan.. Resolution text.

### Mathematics

• 256 is the number of different values in one byte
• 256 is the smallest non-trivial 8th power.

### Mobile and telephony

• 256 is an area code for Huntsville, Alabama (AL), USA, according to the North American Numbering Plan.
• Number 256 or +256 or 00256 is a dial the international call prefix for Uganda. (00/+) is dial the international call prefix.

## № 256 in other languages

How to say or write the number two hundred and fifty-six in Spanish, German, French and other languages.
 Spanish: 🔊 (número 256) doscientos cincuenta y seis German: 🔊 (Nummer 256) zweihundertsechsundfünfzig French: 🔊 (nombre 256) deux cent cinquante-six Portuguese: 🔊 (número 256) duzentos e cinquenta e seis Hindi: 🔊 (संख्या 256) दो सौ, छप्पन Chinese: 🔊 (数 256) 二百五十六 Arabian: 🔊 (عدد 256) مئتان و ستة و خمسون Czech: 🔊 (číslo 256) dvěstě padesát šest Korean: 🔊 (번호 256) 이백오십육 Danish: 🔊 (nummer 256) tohundrede og seksoghalvtreds Hebrew: (מספר 256) מאתיים חמישים ושש Dutch: 🔊 (nummer 256) tweehonderdzesenvijftig Japanese: 🔊 (数 256) 二百五十六 Indonesian: 🔊 (jumlah 256) dua ratus lima puluh enam Italian: 🔊 (numero 256) duecentocinquantasei Norwegian: 🔊 (nummer 256) to hundre og femti-seks Polish: 🔊 (liczba 256) dwieście pięćdziesiąt sześć Russian: 🔊 (номер 256) двести пятьдесят шесть Turkish: 🔊 (numara 256) ikiyüzellialtı Thai: 🔊 (จำนวน 256) สองร้อยห้าสิบหก Ukrainian: 🔊 (номер 256) двісті п'ятдесят шість Vietnamese: 🔊 (con số 256) hai trăm năm mươi sáu Other languages ...

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