World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Fluorine nitrate

Article Id: WHEBN0032504897
Reproduction Date:

Title: Fluorine nitrate  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Nitrates, Cobalt(III) nitrate, Bismuth(III) nitrate, Cerium nitrate, Beryllium nitrate
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Fluorine nitrate

Fluorine nitrate
CAS number  YesY
Jmol-3D images Image 1
Molecular formula FNO
Density 3.331g/L
Melting point −175 °C (−283.0 °F; 98.1 K)
Boiling point −46 °C (−51 °F; 227 K)
Std enthalpy of
Main hazards Explosive gas
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
 YesY   YesY/N?)

Fluorine nitrate is an unstable derivative of nitric acid with the formula FNO
. Due to its instability, it is often produced from chlorine nitrate. It decomposes through the reaction below:

\rm \ FONO_2 \rightarrow F + ONO_2


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.