Compound: [NiF6]2-

Owner Referee Record added Record modified CAS Registry MolBase ID MolBase status
Jamie Cowley Mark Winter 18 Feb 2004 13:25 18 Feb 2004 13:26 43 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
nickel (Ni) F6Ni1 [NiF6]2- -2 172.684

Classification for Ni

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
4 ML2X4 6 F6 18 d6 diamagnetic d

Contributed properties

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


No notes yet entered.

Key references

  1. Housecroft, C.E.; Sharpe, A.G. in Inorganic Chemistry, (2001), Prentice Hall, page 521.

3D structure


No synthesis notes yet entered.


No reactions yet entered.

Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     172  100.00  __________________________________________________
     173   38.52  ___________________
     174    1.67  _
     175    5.34  ___
     176    0.00  
     177    1.36  _