1 | initial version |

You can count the number of digits before the decimal point by looking at the (ceiling of the) log in base 10 of your number:

```
sage: p = 2**372 * 3**239 - 1
sage: a = log(p,2)
sage: ceil(log(a.n(),10))
3
```

So, you just have to add this number to the `digits`

paramter:

```
sage: a.numerical_approx(digits = 4+ceil(log(a.n(),10)))
750.8060
```

With another p:

```
sage: p = 2**3723 * 3**2394 - 1
sage: a = log(p,2)
sage: a.numerical_approx(digits = 4+ceil(log(a.n(),10)))
7517.4002
```

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