# The Number 46: Properties and Meanings

Prime Factors of

**46**=

2x

23
**46** can be

Partitioned 89134 ways.

**46** can be

Partitioned 24 times with each term no larger than

2.

**46** can be

Partitioned 200 times with each term no larger than

3.

**46** can be

Partitioned 920 times with each term no larger than

4.

**46** is a

Nonagonal Number.

**46** is a

Centered Triangular Number.

**46** is a

Centered 15-gonal Number.

**46** is the

maximal number of regions into which

9 lines divide a plane.

The

Chemical Element Palladium has an atomic number of

**46**.

**46** is the number of chromosomes that contains each cell of the

Human body, grouped in

23 pairs.

**46** Hestia is a large, dark Main belt asteroid.

### The Year 46 AD

In the year

**46** AD there was a drought and an invasion of locusts hit the Mongolian steppes, causing a famine and a revolt at Xiongnu.

In the year

**46** AD Roimitalkes III of the Thracian Kingdom of Sapes was murdered.