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Compound: [CoCl4]2-

Owner Referee Record added Record modified CAS Registry MolBase ID MolBase status
Kin Man Au Mike Morris 18 Feb 2004 14:47 30 Mar 2004 15:32 85 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
cobalt (Co) Cl4Co1 [CoCl4]2- -2 200.745

Classification for Co

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 Cl4 15 d7 paramagnetic d

Contributed properties

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

Notes

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Key references

  1. Housecroft, C.E.; Sharpe, A.G. in Inorganic Chemistry, (2001), Prentice Hall, page 442.

3D structure




Synthesis

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Reactions

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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

     199   78.22  _______________________________________
     200    0.00  
     201  100.00  __________________________________________________
     202    0.00  
     203   47.94  ________________________
     204    0.00  
     205   10.22  _____
     206    0.00  
     207    0.82