Dortmund Data Bank

Std. Heat of Formation of Methanol

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
CH4O 32.042 67-56-1 Methanol
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Data Table

T [K] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
290.65 -256898.00 Liquid 4
298.00 -239492.00 Liquid 2
298.00 -238655.00 Liquid 5
298.00 -202045.00 Vapor 1
298.00 -202004.00 Vapor 3
298.00 -200665.00 Vapor 5

List of References

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3 Green J.H.S.: Revision of the values of the heats of formation of normal alcohols.. Chem. & Ind. (London) (1960) 1215-1216
4 Stohmann F.; Kleber C.; Langbein H.: 20. Abhandlung: Ueber den Wärmewerth des Methylalkohols und fester Methyläther. J.Prakt.Chem. 40 (1889) 341-364
5 Domalski E.S.: Selected Values of Heats of Combustion and Heats of Formation of Organic Compounds Containing the Elements C, H, N, O, P, and S. J.Phys.Chem.Ref.Data 1 (1972) 221-277

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