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Compound: [VCl5]

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Saiful Khan Mark Winter 19 Feb 2004 15:27 13 Mar 2004 11:38 401 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Specific rotation label Absolute rotation label
vanadium (V) Cl5V1 [VCl5] 0 228.206

Classification for V

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
5 MX5 5 Cl5 10 d0 diamagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about V 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. Greenwood, N.N.; Earnshaw, A. in Chemistry of the Elements, (1997), Butterworth-Heinmann, page 980 (2nd edition).

3D structure




Synthesis

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Reactions

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Other calculated properties

Element percentages

   Cl     77.68%
    V     22.32%

Isotope pattern

     225    0.16  
     226   62.58  _______________________________
     227    0.25  
     228  100.00  __________________________________________________
     229    0.16  
     230   63.92  ________________________________
     231    0.05  
     232   20.43  __________
     233    0.01  
     234    3.27  __
     235    0.00  
     236    0.21