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Compound: [HgCl5]3-

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Alexander Ciupa Mark Winter 18 Feb 2004 15:24 24 Feb 2004 15:32 157 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
mercury (Hg) Cl5Hg1 [HgCl5]3- -3 377.855

Classification for Hg

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 ML3X2 5 Cl5 20 d10 diamagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about Hg Point group Spin (only applies to some compounds of some d-block elements)Distortion type Physical state Colour Melting point
trigonal bipyramidal (5) Unknown not given

Notes

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Key references

  1. Housecroft, C.E.; Sharpe, A.G. in Inorganic Chemistry, (2001), Prentice Hall, page 581.

3D structure




Synthesis

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Reactions

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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     371    0.18  
     372    0.00  
     373   12.54  ______
     374   20.71  __________
     375   48.11  ________________________
     376   49.28  _________________________
     377   94.55  _______________________________________________
     378   47.02  ________________________
     379  100.00  __________________________________________________
     380   23.29  ____________
     381   60.83  ______________________________
     382    6.36  ___
     383   22.11  ___________
     384    0.91  
     385    4.76  __
     386    0.05  
     387    0.56  
     388    0.00  
     389    0.03