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Calcium Nitride Properties

Calcium Nitride

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Calcium nitride is made up of calcium and nitrogen. It can be used as a source of the reactive nitride ion.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Red-brown crystalline solid
CAS Number 12013-82-0
Crystal Structure Cubic
Density 2.670 g/cm3
EINECS Number 234-592-9
IUPAC Name Calcium Nitride
Melting Point 1195 °C
Molar Mass 148.25 g/mol
Molecular Formula Ca3N2
Synonyms Tricalcium Dinitride;Calciumnitride