On 15 July 2017, 21:04:54 UTC, PrimeGridís Generalized Fermat Prime Search found the Generalized Fermat mega prime:46776558^131072+1 The prime is 1,005,326 digits long and enters Chris Caldwell's The Largest Known Primes Database ranked 24th for Generalized Fermat primes and 240th overall.The discovery was made by Giles Averay-Jones (Dingo) of Australia using an AMD Radeon 7700 series GPU in an Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4771 CPU at 3.60GHz with 16GB RAM, running Microsoft Windows 10 Core Edition. This GPU took about 41 minutes to probable prime (PRP) test with GeneferOCL2. Giles is a member of the BOINC@AUSTRALIA team.The prime was verified on 15 July 2017, 22:10:39 UTC by Dirk Sellsted (Dirk Sellsted) of Canada using an Nvidia Geforce GTX 1080 Ti GPU in an AMD Ryzen 7 1800X CPU with 32GB RAM, running Microsoft Windows 10 Core Edition. This GPU took about 6 minutes to probable prime (PRP) test with GeneferOCL2. The PRP was confirmed prime by an Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770 CPU @ 3.40GHz with 16GB RAM, running Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate Edition. This computer took about 2 hours 45 minutes to complete the primality test using LLR.For more details, please see the official announcement.

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