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Compound: [Co(CN)5(SCN)]3-

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Saiful Khan Mark Winter 19 Feb 2004 13:36 19 Feb 2004 13:37 377 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
cobalt (Co) C6Co1N6S1 [Co(CN)5(SCN)]3- -3 247.103

Classification for Co

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 C5S1 18 d6 diamagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about Co 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

S-bonded. The N-bonded form is also known

Key references

  1. Housecroft, C.E.; Constable, E.C. in Chemistry: an Integrated Approach, (1997), Prentice Hall, page 830.

3D structure




Synthesis

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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     247  100.00  __________________________________________________
     248    9.51  _____
     249    4.93  __
     250    0.40  
     251    0.04  
     252    0.00  
     253    0.00  
     254    0.00  
     255    0.00  
     256    0.00