Compound: [Cu(CN)3]2-

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Kin Man Au Mike Morris 18 Feb 2004 12:30 7 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
copper (Cu) C3Cu1N3 [Cu(CN)3]2- -2 141.598

Classification for Cu

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
1 ML2X1 3 C3 16 d10 diamagnetic d

Contributed properties

Geometry about Cu 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. Housecroft, C.E.; Sharpe, A.G. in Inorganic Chemistry, (2001), Prentice Hall, page 441.

3D structure


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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     141  100.00  __________________________________________________
     142    4.35  __
     143   44.65  ______________________
     144    1.94  _
     145    0.03  
     146    0.00  
     147    0.00