Dortmund Data Bank

Std. Heat of Formation of Hexane

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C6H14 86.177 110-54-3 Hexane
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Data Table

T [K] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
290.65 -233467.00 Liquid 4
298.00 -198740.00 Liquid 5
298.00 -198656.00 Liquid 3
298.00 -167193.00 Vapor 1

List of References

Number Source
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2 Prosen E.J.; Rossini F.D.: Heats of combustion and formation of the paraffin hydrocarbons at 25oC.. J.Res. NBS 34 (1945) 263-269
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 Stohmann F.; Kleber C.: Ueber die Hydrirung geschlossener Ringe (1. Mitteilung). J.Prakt.Chem. 43 (1891) 1-21
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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