Dortmund Data Bank

Std. Heat of Formation of Benzene

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C6H6 78.114 71-43-2 Benzene
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Data Table

T [K] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
298.00 48953.00 Liquid 3
298.00 48994.60 Liquid 4
298.00 78638.00 Vapor 1
298.00 82885.00 Vapor 4
298.00 82927.00 Vapor 2

List of References

Number Source
1 Rabinovich I.B.; Tsvetkov V.G.: The influence of the replacement of hydrogen by deuterium on the energy of chemical bonds. (Russ). Dokl.Akad.Nauk SSSR 188 (1969) 124-126
2 Prosen E.J.; Johnson W.H.; Rossini F.D.: Heats of combustion and formation at 25 oC of the alkylbenzenes through C10H14, and of the higher normal monoalkylbenzenes.. J.Res. NBS 36 (1946) 455-461
3 Good W.D.; Smith N.K.: Enthalpies of Combustion of Toluene, Benzene, Cyclohexane, Cyclohexene, Methylcyclopentane, 1-Methylcyclopentene, and n-Hexane.. J.Chem.Eng.Data 14 (1969) 102-106
4 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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