Silver Iodide Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Silver Iodide Properties

Silver Iodide

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Silver iodide is a inorganic, photosensitive iodide of silver used in photography, in medicine as an antiseptic, and in rainmaking for cloud seeding. It is prepared by reaction of an iodide solution with a solution of silver ions.

Chemical Properties

Appearance Yellow crystalline solid
Boiling Point 1506°C
CAS Number 7783-96-2
Density 5.675 g/cm3
EINECS Number 232-038-0
InChI 1S/Ag.HI/h;1H/q+1;/p-1
Melting Point 558°C
Molar Mass 234.77 g/mol
Molecular Formula AgI
NFPA 704 H-2,F-0,R-0,C-NA
Solubility 0.03 mg/l
Synonyms Silver(I) Iodide;Silveriodide;Silver Monoiodide 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