Pentadecane

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Pentadecane
Structural formula of pentadecane
Ball-and-stick model of the pentadecane molecule
Names
IUPAC name
Pentadecane[1]
Other names
n-Pentadecane
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
3DMet B02180
1698194
ChEBI
ChemSpider
DrugBank
ECHA InfoCard 100.010.090
EC Number 211-098-1
KEGG
MeSH pentadecane
RTECS number −1
UNII
Properties
C15H32
Molar mass 212.42 g·mol−1
Appearance Colourless liquid
Odor Oil of D. guineense fruit
Density 769 mg mL−1
Melting point 16.8 to 10.0 °C; 62.1 to 49.9 °F; 289.9 to 283.1 K
Boiling point 270.00 °C; 518.00 °F; 543.15 K
2.866 μg L−1
log P 7.13
Vapor pressure 457 mPa
21 nmol Pa−1 kg−1
1.431
Thermochemistry
470.48 J K−1 mol−1
587.52 J K−1 mol−1
−430.2–−426.2 kJ mol−1
−10.0491–−10.0455 MJ mol−1
Hazards
NFPA 704
Flammability code 1: Must be pre-heated before ignition can occur. Flash point over 93 °C (200 °F). E.g., canola oil Health code 1: Exposure would cause irritation but only minor residual injury. E.g., turpentine 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
Flash point 132.00 °C (269.60 °F; 405.15 K)
Related compounds
Related alkanes
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Pentadecane is an alkane hydrocarbon with the chemical formula C15H32.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "pentadecane - Compound Summary". PubChem Compound. USA: National Center for Biotechnology Information. 16 September 2004. Identification. Retrieved 25 June 2012.