# Numerology Number Enigmas

### The 24 Numerology Enigma

Here are some examples of the enigmas of the numerology number 24:

There are 24 hours in a day.

24 is the smallest number to have eight different factors (1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12).

There are 24 ribs in the human body.

The 24th and last letter of the Greek alphabet is “Omega,” meaning “the end.”

There are 24 “perfect” numbers.  These are numbers that equal the sum of all its divisors except itself.  (For instance, 6—the lowest of these numbers—is divisible by 1, 2, or 3, and 1+ 2 + 3 = 6).  The largest of the known “perfect” numbers has 12,003 digits.

24 is the number of cycles in the Chinese Solar year.

24 is the largest number divisible by all numbers less than its square root.

24 is the numerology number of books in the Tanakh.

24 is the total number of major and minor keys in Western tonal music, not counting enharmonic equivalents.

The binary representation of 24 is 11,000.

The earth travels 24,000 miles in 24 hours.

24 is the sum of twin prime numbers (11+ 13).

The 666 Numerology Enigma

### Here are some examples of the enigmas of the Numerology Number 666:

666 is the sum of the squares of the first seven prime numbers. The harmonic mean of the decimal digits of 666 is an integer:  3/(1/6 + 1/6 + 1/6) = 6, making 666 the 54th number with this property.  In base 10, 666 is a palindromic number, a repdigit, and a Smith number.

The number 666 is a frequent visual element of Aryan brotherhood tattoos.

666 were the winning lottery numbers in the 1980 Pennsylvania lottery scandal, in which equipment was tampered to favor a 4 or 6 as each of the three individual random digits.

In the bible, 666 is the numerology number of Adonikam’s descendants who return to Jerusalem and Judah from the Babylonian exile.

666 was the original name of the MacOS SevenDust computer virus that was discovered in 1998.

The Phantom of the Opera (2004 film), the lot number for the chandelier was 666.

In the Bible, 666 is the number of gold talents that King Solomon collected in a single year.

The sum of all the numbers on a roulette wheel is 666.

In the Eastern Orthodox Church, 666 is considered to be symbolic, because 666 in Greek numerals stands for Christ for man, because the man was created on the sixth day of Genesis, and the serpent represented what came between them.

The 2006 remake of the horror film the Omen was released on June 6, 2006 at 06:06:06 in the morning.

The full name of former U.S. President Ronald Wilson Reagan contains six letters in each of his three names.  This caused numerologists such as Gary D. Blevins to believe that Reagan was in fact the antichrist.

In Chinese culture, 666 numerology sounds a lot like the things  going smoothly.  It is considered one of the luckiest numbers in Chinese culture.

The UPC barcodes found on most commercial products are made up of guard bars that are encoded with the number 6.  These guard bars can appear to read 666 to human eyes.  Some people interpret this as a fulfillment of the prophecy, “ Without this number an individual will not be able to buy or sell” (cited from the Book of the Revelation 13:17).