# The Number 46: Properties and Meanings

Prime Factors of**46**=2x23

**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.