MathOverflow is a question and answer site for professional mathematicians. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

The website contains a long list of maximal and nonmaximal prime gaps. In this list, the largest maximal prime gap is one of length 1476:

Size: 1476

Gap Start: 1425172824437699411

1476* CFC TOeSilva 2009 35.31 19 1425172824437699411

My question is if there are more updated lists of maximal prime gaps (with larger maximal prime gaps). If this is the case, I would like to know reliable sources for those lists.

share|cite|improve this question

closed as off-topic by Will Jagy, Lucia, Daniel Moskovich, Andrey Rekalo, j.c. Jan 15 '14 at 10:44

This question appears to be off-topic. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason:

  • "This question does not appear to be about research level mathematics within the scope defined in the help center." – Will Jagy, Lucia, Andrey Rekalo, j.c.
If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

Nicely's website says the list was last updated 5 January 2014. Sounds pretty up-to-date to me. – Gerry Myerson Jan 15 '14 at 2:37
Maybe more nonmaximal prime gaps were added, but I would like to have a list with maximal prime gaps that are larger than 1476. – Juan Jan 15 '14 at 3:04
The largest maximal prime gap I see there is still 1476. – Juan Jan 15 '14 at 3:05
Are you under the impression that new maximal gaps are found every day? Do you have some reason to think some have been found in the last week-and-a-half? – Gerry Myerson Jan 15 '14 at 3:07
See also – Gerry Myerson Jan 15 '14 at 3:19