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Compound: [Hg(SCN)4]2-

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Vicki Wright Mark Winter 19 Feb 2004 18:44 19 Feb 2004 18:44 439 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
mercury (Hg) C4Hg1N4S4 [Hg(SCN)4]2- -2 432.92

Classification for Hg

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 ML2X2 4 S4 18 d10 diamagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about Hg Point group Spin (only applies to some compounds of some d-block elements)Distortion type Physical state Colour Melting point
tetrahedral (4) Unknown not given

Notes

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Key references

  1. Greenwood, N.N.; Earnshaw, A. in Chemistry of the Elements, (1984), Pergamon, page 1402 (1st edition).

3D structure




Synthesis

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Reactions

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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     428    0.42  
     429    0.04  
     430   28.01  ______________
     431   49.78  _________________________
     432   74.13  _____________________________________
     433   51.89  __________________________
     434  100.00  __________________________________________________
     435   15.98  ________
     436   36.17  __________________
     437    3.57  __
     438    4.76  __
     439    0.39  
     440    0.31  
     441    0.02  
     442    0.01  
     443    0.00  
     444    0.00  
     445    0.00  
     446    0.00  
     447    0.00