# Prime-Generating Formula

2016-04-01, post № 114

**mathematics**, #generating, #prime formula, #primes

**(April Fools’!)** I came up with this interesting prime-generating formula. It uses the constant 𝜉 and generates the primes in order!

The constant’s approximation.

The formula calculates the 𝑛-th prime.

The first few values for when starting with 𝑛 = 𝟢 are as follows.

Extra assets: prime-generating-formula.py