Scandium nitrate

Summary

Scandium(III) nitrate, Sc(NO3)3, is an ionic compound. It is an oxidizer, as all nitrates are. The salt is applied in optical coatings, catalysts, electronic ceramics and the laser industry.

Scandium(III) nitrate
Scandium(III) nitrate
Names
IUPAC name
scandium(3+) trinitrate
Identifiers
  • 13465-60-6 checkY
3D model (JSmol)
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ECHA InfoCard 100.033.350 Edit this at Wikidata
EC Number
  • 236-701-5
  • 166818
UNII
  • PA4CJGPRTN checkY
  • DTXSID10890696 Edit this at Wikidata
  • InChI=1S/3NO3.Sc/c3*2-1(3)4;/q3*-1;+3
    Key: DFCYEXJMCFQPPA-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • [N+](=O)([O-])[O-].[N+](=O)([O-])[O-].[N+](=O)([O-])[O-].[Sc+3]
Properties
Sc(NO3)3
Molar mass 230.97 g/mol
Appearance off-white crystals
Solubility in other solvents water and strong mineral acids
Related compounds
Related compounds
Scandium(III) chloride
Scandium(III) fluoride
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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