nitromethane


nitromethane
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CAS:[75-52-5]
Formula:CH3NO2; 61.04 g/mol
Molecular structure of nitromethane
Density:1.137 g/mL
Molar volume:53.7 mL/mol
Refractive index:1.382
Molecular refractive power:12.49 mL/mol
Dielectric constant:39.40
Dipole moment:3.46 D
Melting point:-29 °C
Boiling point:103 °C
Antoine equation
P(Torr) vs T(°C)
Vapour pressure vs temperature
Surface tension:36.72 dyn/cm
Evaporation rate (butyl acetate):1.3
Solubility in water:10 % w/w
Log10 partition octanol / water:-0.35
Snyder P':6.0
Snyder X:Xe: 0.3    Xd: 0.3    Xn: 0.4
Solvent strength (ε0, alumina):0.64
Dimroth ET:46.3
Hildebrant solubility parameter (δ):12.6
Hansen solubility parameter:δd: 7.7 (cal/ml)^0.5   δp: 9.2 (cal/ml)^0.5   δh: 2.5 (cal/ml)^0.5
Immiscible with:
1,2,3-propanetriol,    1,3-propanediol,    2-ethylhexanol,    ethanediol
Miscible with:
1,2-diethoxyethane,    2,4-pentanedione,    2-(2-aminoethylamino)ethanol,    2-amino-2-methyl-1-propanol,    3-methyl-1-butanol,    4-hydroxy-4-methylpentan-2-one,    4-methyl-2-pentanone,    N,N-dimethylaniline,    benzaldehyde,    benzyl alcohol,    butanol,    butyl acetate,    diethyl ether,    ethanol,    ethyl benzoate,    formamide,    furfuryl alcohol,    pyridine,    tetrachloromethane,    tetraethylene glycol dibutyl ether
100g dissolves:
68.9g 4-nitrobenzyl chloride

Isomers

methyl nitrite
Molecular structure of methyl nitrite
nitromethane
Molecular structure of nitromethane