Compound: [CrP]

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Chromium Phosphide

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Specific rotation label Absolute rotation label
chromium (Cr) Cr1P1 [CrP] 0 82.9699

Classification for Cr

This compound is regarded as an extended lattice so some entries in the next table are not computed.

Oxidation number MLXZ class Coordination number (CN) Donor set Total valence electron count VE configuration Magnetism Block
3 d3 paramagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about Cr Point group Spin (only applies to some compounds of some d-block elements)Distortion type Physical state Colour Melting point
unknown (2) solid Grey 82.9 °C


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Key references

  1. Dictionary of Inorganic Compounds ID: IC-017776

3D structure


prepared by heating chromium and red phosphorous to 1000C


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Other calculated properties

Element percentages

   Cr     62.67%
    P     37.33%

Isotope pattern

      81    5.19  ___
      82  100.00  __________________________________________________
      83   11.34  ______
      84    2.82  _