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Compound: [ZnCl4]2-

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Alexander Ciupa Mark Winter 18 Feb 2004 14:59 23 Feb 2004 08:06 113 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
zinc (Zn) Cl4Zn1 [ZnCl4]2- -2 207.221

Classification for Zn

This compound is regarded as a discrete molecular species.

Oxidation number MLXZ class Coordination number (CN) Donor set Total valence electron count VE configuration Magnetism Block
2 ML2X2 4 Cl4 18 d10 diamagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about Zn Point group Spin (only applies to some compounds of some d-block elements)Distortion type Physical state Colour Melting point
tetrahedral (4) Unknown not given

Notes

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Key references

  1. Housecroft, C.E.; Sharpe, A.G. in Inorganic Chemistry, (2001), Prentice Hall, page 531.

3D structure




Synthesis

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Reactions

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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     204   73.38  _____________________________________
     205   42.10  _____________________
     206  100.00  __________________________________________________
     207   82.12  _________________________________________
     208   52.88  __________________________
     209   62.91  _______________________________
     210   13.38  _______
     211   24.04  ____________
     212    1.57  _
     213    4.71  __
     214    0.06  
     215    0.42  
     216    0.00  
     217    0.01