Number 6

Number 6 is said 🔊, write in letters as follows: six . Ordinal number 6th is said 🔊 and write: sixth. The meaning of number 6: Basic maths, advanced mathematics and properties, computer science, numerology, codes and images, writing and naming in other languages, other interesting facts and comments.

Useful information about number 6

The decimal (Arabic) number 6 converted to a Roman number is VI. Roman and decimal number conversions.
The number 6 converted to a Mayan number is mayan number 6
Decimal and Mayan number conversions.

Weight conversion

6 kilograms (kg) = 13.2 pounds (lb)
6 pounds (lb) = 2.7 kilograms (kg)

Length conversion

6 kilometers (km) equals to 3.728 miles (mi).
6 miles (mi) equals to 9.656 kilometers (km).
6 meters (m) equals to 9.656 feet (ft).
6 feet (ft) equals 1.829 meters (m).
6 centimeters (cm) equals to 2.4 inches (in).
6 inches (in) equals to 15.2 centimeters (cm).

Temperature conversion

6° Fahrenheit (°F) equals to 42.8° Celsius (°C)
6° Celsius (°C) equals to -14.4° Fahrenheit (°F)

Power conversion

6 Horsepower (hp) equals to 4.41 kilowatts (kW)
6 kilowatts (kW) equals to 8.16 horsepower (hp)

Codes and images of the number 6

Number 6 morse code: -....
Sign language for number 6: Sign language for number 6
Images of the number
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Photo of number 6

Photo of the number 6

Gregorian, Hebrew, Islamic, Persian and Buddhist year (calendar)

Gregorian year 6 is Buddhist year 549.
Buddhist year 6 is Gregorian year 537 a. C.
Gregorian year 6 is Islamic year -635 or -634.
Islamic year 6 is Gregorian year 627 or 628.
Gregorian year 6 is Persian year -617 or -616.
Persian year 6 is Gregorian 627 or 628.
Gregorian year 6 is Hebrew year 3766 or 3767.
Hebrew year 6 is Gregorian year 3754 a. C.
The Buddhist calendar is used in Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Burma. The Persian calendar is official in Iran and Afghanistan.

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Mathematics of no. 6


Multiplication table of 6

6 multiplied by two equals 12 (6 x 2 = 12).
6 multiplied by three equals 18 (6 x 3 = 18).
6 multiplied by four equals 24 (6 x 4 = 24).
6 multiplied by five equals 30 (6 x 5 = 30).
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Fractions: decimal fraction and common fraction

Fraction table of 6

Half of 6 is 3 (6 / 2 = 3).
One third of 6 is 2 (6 / 3 = 2).
One quarter of 6 is 1,5 (6 / 4 = 1,5 = 1 1/2).
One fifth of 6 is 1,2 (6 / 5 = 1,2 = 1 1/5).
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Advanced math operations

Is Prime?

The number 6 is not a prime number. The closest prime numbers are 5, 7.
6th prime number in order is 13.

Factorization and dividers

Factorization 2 * 3 = 6
Divisors of number 6 are 1 , 2 , 3 , 6
Total Divisors 4.
Sum of Divisors 12.


The second power of 62 is 36.
The third power of 63 is 216.


The square root √6 is 2,44949.
The cube root of 36 is 1,817121.


The natural logarithm of No. ln 6 = loge 6 = 1,791759.
The logarithm to base 10 of No. log10 6 = 0,778151.
The Napierian logarithm of No. log1/e 6 = -1,791759.

Trigonometric functions

The cosine of 6 is 0,96017.
The sine of 6 is -0,279415.
The tangent of 6 is -0,291006.

Properties of the number 6

Is a Friedman number: No
Is a Fibonacci number: No
Is a Bell number: No
Is a palindromic number: No
Is a pentagonal number: No
Is a perfect number: Yes

Number 6 in Computer Science

Code typeCode value
Unix timeUnix time 6 is equal to Thursday Jan. 1, 1970, 12:06 a.m. GMT
IPv4, IPv6Number 6 internet address in dotted format v4, v6 ::6
6 Decimal = 110 Binary
6 Decimal = 20 Ternary
6 Decimal = 6 Octal
6 Decimal = 6 Hexadecimal (0x6 hex)
6 BASE64Ng==
6 MD51679091c5a880faf6fb5e6087eb1b2dc
6 SHA1c1dfd96eea8cc2b62785275bca38ac261256e278
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Numerology 6

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).
This number has great peace of mind that allows you to carry out your work without distractions and with great professionalism. He/she is confident, supportive and meticulous. It is the number associated with honesty and fidelity. Has a strong sense of responsibility, is artistic, balanced, understanding of others, humanitarian, generous, a lover of home and domestic affairs.

On the social side, he/she can be pleasant and fun, but despite being a good conversationalist, his/her shyness prevents him/her from standing out in meetings. Number 6 personality is the person who helps others, is trustworthy, serious, formal and with a sense of honesty.

On the downside, the number 6 is stubborn and headstrong, jealous, domineering of family and friends, nosy, self-centered and susceptible to flattery. Sometimes it goes from one extreme to the other, between idealism and pessimism.

The number 6 (six) teaches us to evolve in harmony, to offer love in a selfless way, to appreciate beauty and to live in well-being. The notion of affective responsibility arises, the exchange between giving and receiving begins to be experienced, in a sensitive way. It represents the Star of David, formed with two triangles, meaning of balance: "as above, so below", generating the fusion between creative and receiving energies. This number also represents The couple - The Woman .

Compatibilities of 6 (six):
The 6 is compatible with the 4: it is a harmonious and lasting alliance
The 6 is compatible with the 8: an ideal association for business, projects or labor matters.

In the Tarot, The Lover, Arcanum number 6, represents the sense of beauty, emotional sensitivity, love, sensuality and the search for conciliation.

The letters F, O and X are the containers of the meaning of the number 6 (six).


This number represents unity of body and spirit. Indicates the possibility to choose between various options, be able to choose other alternative paths and grow. It also advises us that we must control impure thoughts and desires with meditation and other inner work techniques.

Each number, from 1 to 9, has its positive and negative characteristics, its talents, challenges or what you have to overcome to reach your true way of loving and feeling loved and accepted as you really are. It also provides guidelines for self-knowledge. The numerologist Leonardo Apelbaum says that personal numbers only give us general information because each person deserves a complete study to decipher the numbers that block or delay. The matter is not so simple. Let us know if the description matches your personality.

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Interesting facts about the number 6


  • (6) Hebe is asteroid number 6. It was discovered by K. L. Hencke from Drezdenko on 7/1/1847.

Aircrafts and flights

  • 10/31/2000 the Singapore Airlines plane, flight number 006, Boeing 747-412 crashed in Dayuan District, Taiwan 79 passengers and 4 crew members died.

Areas, mountains and surfaces

  • The total area of Sumatra is 171,068 square miles (443,065 square km). Country Indonesia (Aceh, Bengkulu, Jambi, Lampung, Riau and North, South and West Sumatra provinces). 6th largest island in the world.



  • The sixth disease called rubella infantum or esanthema subitum, is popularly known as the 'three-day fever'. It is caused by the Herpes VI virus and affects a child before the age of two, causing a fever that can rise above 39 degrees.


  • 6 is the smallest perfect number.


  • '6 Underground' is a song by the English band Sneaker Pimps, from their 1996 studio album Becoming X.
  • Three 6 Mafia (formerly known as Triple Six Mafia) is the first rap group from Memphis, Tennessee, to go platinum as well as nominated and winner of an Oscar. The name is a tribute to the early days of the band. “It started out as three people in the group and ended up with six,” Juicy J.
  • '6 Feet Under (Bury Me)', in Spanish '6 feet under (bury me)', is a song by the British singer Alexandra Burke.
  • '6 Words', in Spanish '6 Palabras', is a song by English rapper Wretch 32.
  • '6 Man', in Spanish '6 Hombres', is a song by Canadian rapper Drake.
  • '6 Inch' is a song recorded by the American singer Beyoncé. The music video for the song is part of the film Lemonade.
  • 'Sigma 6' was a rhythm and blues band formed in 1964 by Roger Waters while he was studying architecture at Cambridge and which gave rise to Pink Floyd.


  • The Bible uses the number 6 to indicate imperfection. The workweek is 6 days, but something is missing until God decides to set a day to one side to the other, in which no work is to be done, but rest must be taken in honor of God by resting from his great work.
  • It represents the worship of man in the Bible, and it is the number of man (man was created on the sixth day), which means his rebellion, imperfection, works, and disobedience.
  • The number 6 is used 273 times in the Bible, including its derivatives (for example, the sixth) and another 91 times as 60.


  • Carbon is the chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol C and atomic number 6.


  • The best athletes to wear number 6
    Bill Russell, NBA; Julius Erving, NBA; Stan Musial, MLB; Al Kaline, MLB


  • A man is 6 times more likely to be struck by lightning than a woman.

Number 6 in other languages

How to say or write the number six in Spanish, German, French and other languages.
Spanish: 🔊 (número 6)


German: 🔊 (Anzahl 6)


French: 🔊 (nombre 6)


Portuguese: 🔊 (número 6)


Chinese: 🔊 (数 6)

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