Cyclohexanone Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Cyclohexanone Properties


Cyclohexanone-Molecule 3D Struture
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Cyclohexanone Structure-Molecule Struture
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Cyclohexanone is an organic compound. The molecule consists of six-carbon cyclic molecule with a ketone functional group. The great majority of cyclohexanone is consumed in the production of precursors to Nylon 6,6 and Nylon 6. It is also used in various electronic industry applications.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Colorless Liquid
Boiling Point 155.65 °C
CAS Number 108-94-1
ChEBI 17854
Class 3
Density 0.9478 g/ml
EINECS Number 203-631-1
IUPAC Name Cyclohexanone
InChI 1S/C6H10O/c7-6-4-2-1-3-5-6/h1-5H2
Melting Point −16.4 °C
Molar Mass 98.15 g/mol
Molecular Formula C6H10O
NFPA 704 H-1,F-2,R-0,C-NA
PG 3
RTECS Number GW1050000
Refractive n20/D 1.450
Related Compounds Cyclohexanol
Solubility 150 g/l
Synonyms Anon;Cyclohexyl Ketone;Nadone;Hexanon;Pimelin Ketone;Sextone
Viscosity 2.02 cPs uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X