Three hundred and fifty-nine (359) is the number directly following 358 and directly preceding 360. 359 is the 72nd among the prime numbers.
359 in mathematics
359° is one degree less than a full revolution (360°); this makes it a reflex angle.
359 is a Sophie Germain prime: 2(359)+1=719 (also a Sophie Germain prime.)
359 in international telephony
359 is also the international calling code for Bulgaria. When calling from outside the country +359 must be dialled before the local code, leaving out the first zero (0).
359 in Culture
- ↑ Simpson, M. J. (2005-04-29). Hitchhiker: A Biography of Douglas Adams. Justin, Charles & Co. ISBN 9781932112351. Read 2015-12-06