Compound: [FeF6]3-

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John Pugh Mark Winter 18 Feb 2004 17:58 18 Feb 2004 17:58 275 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
iron (Fe) F6Fe1 [FeF6]3- -3 169.835

Classification for Fe

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 F6 17 d5 paramagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about Fe Point group Spin (only applies to some compounds of some d-block elements)Distortion type Physical state Colour Melting point
octahedral (6) high Unknown not given


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Key references

  1. Housecroft, C.E.; Sharpe, A.G. in Inorganic Chemistry, (2001), Prentice Hall, page 513.

3D structure


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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     168    6.37  ___
     169    0.00  
     170  100.00  __________________________________________________
     171    2.31  _
     172    0.31