MolBase

Compound: [Mo(CN)8]4-

Owner Referee Record added Record modified CAS Registry MolBase ID MolBase status
Kin Man Au Mike Morris 18 Feb 2004 15:21 18 Feb 2004 15:21 152 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
molybdenum (Mo) C8Mo1N8 [Mo(CN)8]4- -4 304.079

Classification for Mo

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
4 ML4X4 8 C8 18 d2 diamagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about Mo Point group Spin (only applies to some compounds of some d-block elements)Distortion type Physical state Colour Melting point
square antiprismatic (8) Unknown not given

Notes

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Key references

  1. Housecroft, C.E.; Sharpe, A.G. in Inorganic Chemistry, (2001), Prentice Hall, page 445.

3D structure




Synthesis

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Reactions

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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     300   58.55  _____________________________
     301    6.80  ___
     302   36.86  __________________
     303   67.06  __________________________________
     304   73.33  _____________________________________
     305   45.72  _______________________
     306  100.00  __________________________________________________
     307   11.30  ______
     308   38.59  ___________________
     309    4.43  __
     310    0.24  
     311    0.01  
     312    0.00