Prime Factors in Python

def prime_factors(n):
    i = 2
    factors = []
    while i * i <= n:
        if n % i:
           i += 1
        else:
           n //= i
           factors.append(i)
    if n > 1:
        factors.append(n)
    return factors


print(prime_factors(6))

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