Dortmund Data Bank

Heat of Fusion of Acetone

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C3H6O 58.080 67-64-1 Acetone
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Data Table

T [K] P [kPa] Molar Enthalpy [J/mol] State Reference
176.62 101.325 5715.00 Solid-Liquid 1
177.60 101.325 5695.00 Solid-Liquid 2
178.96   5765.00 Solid-Liquid 3

List of References

Number Source
1 Kelley K.K.: The Heat Capacities of Isopropyl Alcohol and Acetone from 16 to 298°K. and the Corresponding Entropies and Free Energies. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 51 (1929) 1145-1150
2 Parks G.S.; Kelley K.K.: Thermal Data on Organic Compounds. II. The Heat Capacities of Five Organic Compounds. The Entropies and Free Energies of Some Homologous Series of Aliphatic Compounds. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 47 (1925) 2089-2097
3 Nan Z.; Liu N.; Tan Z.-C.: Thermodynamic properties of the azeotropic mixture of acetone and methanol. J.Therm.Anal.Calorim 86 (2006) 819-823

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