Dortmund Data Bank

Melting Point 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] State Reference
177.55   Solid-Liquid 6
177.60 101.325 Solid-Liquid 3
177.70   Solid-Liquid 5
177.80 101.325 Solid-Liquid 2
178.32   Solid-Liquid 1

List of References

Number Source
1 Ibberson R.M.; David W.I.F.; Yamamuro O.; Miyoshi Y.; Matsuo T.; Suga H.: Calorimetric, Dielectric, and Neutron Diffraction Studies on Phase Transitions in Ordinary and Deuterated Acetone Crystals. J.Phys.Chem. 99 (1995) 14167-14173
2 Dreisbach R.R.; Martin R.A.: Physical Data on some Organic Compounds. Ind.Eng.Chem. 41 (1949) 2875-2878
3 Parks G.S.; Kelley K.K.: The application of the third law of thermodynamics to some organic reactions.. J.Phys.Chem. 32 (1928) 734-750
4 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
5 Spinolo G.: Solid-Liquid Phase Diagrams of Cyclohexane + 2-Propanone or + Methyl ethanoate. Int.Data Series Sel.Data Mixtures Ser. A 1985 (1985) 3-4
6 Sapgir S.: VII. Application de l'analyse thermique à des mélanges binaires de composés organiques fondant à tres basse temperature. Bull.Soc.Chim.Belg. 38 (1929) 392-408

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