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Table 1 Examples of matrix size based on the Stoeckel-Masson model. Memory use is approximate and assumes 64-bit accuracy

From: Interpretation and approximation tools for big, dense Markov chain transition matrices in population genetics

N \(\mathcal {P}\) \(\mathcal {L}\) \(\mathcal {A}\) g |S| Memory use
20 2 1 2 3 231 420 KB
100 2 1 2 3 5151 205 MB
500 2 1 2 3 125,751 120 GB
1000 2 1 2 3 501,501 2 TB
20 4 1 2 5 10,626 865 MB
20 2 2 2 9 3,108,105 75 TB
20 2 1 4 10 10,015,005 730 TB
20 2 2 4 100 \(9.8 \times 10^{20}\) \(6.5 \times 10^{21}\) YB