Gallium(III) bromide

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Gallium(III) bromide
Gallium(III) bromide
Other names
gallium tribromide
13450-88-9 N
ChemSpider 75315 YesY
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PubChem 83477
Molar mass 309.435 g/mol
Appearance white powder
Density 3.69 g/cm3
Melting point 121.5 °C (250.7 °F; 394.6 K)
Boiling point 278.8 °C (533.8 °F; 552.0 K)
EU classification not listed
NFPA 704
Flammability code 0: Will not burn. E.g., water Health code 4: Very short exposure could cause death or major residual injury. E.g., VX gas Reactivity code 0: Normally stable, even under fire exposure conditions, and is not reactive with water. E.g., liquid nitrogen Special hazards (white): no codeNFPA 704 four-colored diamond
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Infobox references

Gallium(III) bromide (GaBr3) is a chemical compound.

It may be formed by the reaction of gallium metal or gallium(III) oxide with hydrobromic acid.

Another approach is the reaction of gallium with elemental bromine.