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Compound: [Ru(NH3)6]2+

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Lauren Povey Mike Ward 19 Feb 2004 13:23 19 Feb 2004 13:27 375 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
ruthenium (Ru) H18N6Ru1 [Ru(NH3)6]2+ 2 203.253

Classification for Ru

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 ML4X2 6 N6 18 d6 diamagnetic d

Contributed properties

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

Notes

Complex obtained from "RuCl3" using Zinc powder as a reducing agent.

Key references

  1. Greenwood, N.N.; Earnshaw, A. in Chemistry of the Elements, (1984), Pergamon, page 1273 (1st edition).

3D structure




Synthesis

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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     198   17.33  _________
     199    0.42  
     200    5.85  ___
     201   40.06  ____________________
     202   40.39  ____________________
     203   54.33  ___________________________
     204  100.00  __________________________________________________
     205    2.41  _
     206   58.27  _____________________________
     207    1.41  _
     208    0.01  
     209    0.00