Compound: [NbO]

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Saiful Khan Mark Winter 19 Feb 2004 15:31 13 Mar 2004 11:42 403 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Specific rotation label Absolute rotation label
niobium (Nb) Nb1O1 [NbO] 0 108.906

Classification for Nb

This compound is regarded as an extended lattice so some entries in the next table are not computed.

Oxidation number MLXZ class Coordination number (CN) Donor set Total valence electron count VE configuration Magnetism Block
2 d3 paramagnetic d

Contributed properties

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


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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


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Other calculated properties

Element percentages

   Nb     85.31%
    O     14.69%

Isotope pattern

     109  100.00  __________________________________________________
     110    0.04  
     111    0.21