Dodecahedral number

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A dodecahedral number is a figurate number that represents a dodecahedron. The nth dodecahedral number is given by the formula

{n(3n-1)(3n-2) \over 2}

The first such numbers are 0, 1, 20, 84, 220, 455, 816, 1330, 2024, 2925, 4060, 5456, 7140, 9139, 11480, … (sequence A006566 in OEIS).

References[edit]

Kim, Hyun Kwang, On Regular Polytope Numbers, archived from the original on 2010-03-07