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Compound: [SbCl5]

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Charlotte Rowney Mark Winter 29 Nov 2004 17:15 04 Jan 2005 11:58 [7647-18-9] 1408 Accepted

Antimony chlorideAntimony chloride

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Specific rotation label Absolute rotation label
antimony (Sb) Cl5Sb1 [SbCl5] 0 299.025

Classification for Sb

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
5 MX5 5 Cl5 10 p0 diamagnetic p

Contributed properties

Geometry about Sb Point group Distortion type Physical state Colour Melting point
trigonal bipyramidal (5) D3h liquid Colourless/white 4 °C

Notes

possible dimer in solid state

Key references

  1. Dictionary of Inorganic Compounds ID: IC-017240

3D structure




Synthesis

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Reactions

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Other calculated properties

Element percentages

   Cl     59.28%
   Sb     40.72%

Isotope pattern

     296   42.63  _____________________
     297    0.00  
     298  100.00  __________________________________________________
     299    0.00  
     300   94.49  _______________________________________________
     301    0.00  
     302   46.48  _______________________
     303    0.00  
     304   12.63  ______
     305    0.00  
     306    1.81  _
     307    0.00  
     308    0.11