Dortmund Data Bank

Melting Point of 1-Hexene

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Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
C6H12 84.161 592-41-6 1-Hexene
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Data Table

T [K] P [kPa] State Reference
128.15   Solid-Liquid 1
132.15   Solid-Liquid 1
133.15 101.325 Solid-Liquid 2
133.25 101.325 Solid-Liquid 4
133.35 100.000 Solid-Liquid 3
133.35 101.325 Solid-Liquid 5

List of References

Number Source
1 Campbell K.N.; Eby L.T.: III. Further Studies on the Preparation of Olefins from Acetylenes. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 63 (1941) 2683-2685
2 Brooks J.H.; Pilcher G.: A simple melting-point calorimeter for moderately precise determinations of purity.. J.Chem.Soc.London (1959) 1535-1539
3 Streiff A.J.; Zimmerman J.C.; Soule L.F.; Butt M.T.; Sedlak V.A.; Willingham C.B.; Rossini F.D.: Purification, purity, and freezing points of 30 hydrocarbons of the API-standard and API-NBS series.. J.Res. NBS 41 (1948) 323-357
4 Mears T.W.; Fookson A.; Pomerantz P.; Rich E.H.; Dussinger C.S.; Howard F.L.: Syntheses and properties of two olefins, six paraffins and their intermediates.. J.Res. NBS 44 (1950) 299-311
5 Melikhov Yu.F.; Mel'Nikov G.A.; Tutov V.M.; Verveiko V.N.: Accoustic and thermal properties of some hexane derivatives at high state parameters. (Russ). Izv.Vyssh.Uchebn.Zaved.Energ. 34 (1991) 73-78

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