Compound: [Be(OH2)4]2+

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Jamie Cowley Mark Winter 18 Feb 2004 12:34 18 Feb 2004 12:36 9 Accepted

Compound formula

Central atom Formula Structural formula Isomer label Charge Formula weight Counter ionSpecific rotation label Absolute rotation label
beryllium (Be) H8Be1O4 [Be(OH2)4]2+ 2 81.0733

Classification for Be

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 O4 8 s0 diamagnetic s

Contributed properties

Geometry about Be Point group Distortion type Physical state Colour Melting point
tetrahedral (4) Unknown not given


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Key references

  1. Housecroft, C.E.; Sharpe, A.G. in Inorganic Chemistry, (2001), Prentice Hall, page 243.

3D structure


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Other calculated properties

Isotope pattern

      81  100.00  __________________________________________________
      82    0.24  
      83    0.82  
      84    0.00  
      85    0.00  
      86    0.00  
      87    0.00