## The modular curve $X_{24a}$

Curve name $X_{24a}$
Index $24$
Level $8$
Genus $0$
Does the subgroup contain $-I$? No
Generating matrices $\left[ \begin{matrix} 1 & 2 \\ 6 & 3 \end{matrix}\right], \left[ \begin{matrix} 3 & 6 \\ 2 & 3 \end{matrix}\right], \left[ \begin{matrix} 1 & 0 \\ 0 & 3 \end{matrix}\right], \left[ \begin{matrix} 3 & 6 \\ 6 & 7 \end{matrix}\right]$
Images in lower levels
 Level Index of image Corresponding curve $2$ $6$ $X_{8}$ $4$ $12$ $X_{24}$
Meaning/Special name
Chosen covering $X_{24}$
Curves that $X_{24a}$ minimally covers
Curves that minimally cover $X_{24a}$
Curves that minimally cover $X_{24a}$ and have infinitely many rational points.
Model $\mathbb{P}^{1}$, a universal elliptic curve over an appropriate base is given by $y^2 = x^3 + A(t)x + B(t), \text{ where}$ $A(t) = -108t^{10} - 324t^{8} - 432t^{6} - 324t^{4} - 108t^{2}$ $B(t) = 432t^{15} + 1944t^{13} + 2592t^{11} - 2592t^{7} - 1944t^{5} - 432t^{3}$
Elliptic curve whose $2$-adic image is the subgroup $y^2 = x^3 - 6825x - 209000$, with conductor $7200$
Generic density of odd order reductions $37/224$