Compound: [Mn(CN)6]3-

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Jamie Cowley Mark Winter 18 Feb 2004 12:57 18 Feb 2004 12:59 23 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
manganese (Mn) C6Mn1N6 [Mn(CN)6]3- -3 211.042

Classification for Mn

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
3 ML3X3 6 C6 16 d4 paramagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about Mn Point group Spin (only applies to some compounds of some d-block elements)Distortion type Physical state Colour Melting point
octahedral (6) low Red/pink/maroon/magenta not given


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Key references

  1. Housecroft, C.E.; Sharpe, A.G. in Inorganic Chemistry, (2001), Prentice Hall, page 507.

3D structure


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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     211  100.00  __________________________________________________
     212    8.71  ____
     213    0.34  
     214    0.01  
     215    0.00  
     216    0.00