Dortmund Data Bank

Melting Point of Sodium chloride

The experimental data shown in these pages are freely available and have been published already in the DDB Explorer Edition. The data represent a small sub list of all available data in the Dortmund Data Bank. For more data or any further information please search the DDB or contact DDBST.


Formula Molar Mass CAS Registry Number Name
ClNa 58.442 7647-14-5 Sodium chloride
Search the DDB for all data of Sodium chloride


See larger image

Data Table

T [K] P [kPa] State Reference
1072.45   Solid-Liquid 4
1072.95   Solid-Liquid 4
1072.95 101.325 Solid-Liquid 6
1073.15   Solid-Liquid 1
1074.40   Solid-Liquid 3
1074.43   Solid-Liquid 3
1074.90   Solid-Liquid 3
1077.15 101.325 Solid-Liquid 5

List of References

Number Source
1 Yamada M.; Tago M.; Fukusako S.; Horibe A.: Melting Point and Supercooling Characteristics of Molten Salt. Thermochim.Acta 218 (1993) 401-411
2 Zhang Y.; Han Y.; Wang S.: Phase Diagram of the Ternary System Smcl3-Nacl-Cacl2. Thermochim.Acta 254 (1995) 383-390
3 Qiyuan C.; Wenming Z.; Xinmin C.; Songqing G.; Guanqun Y.; Huifang Z.; Zhonglin Y.: Investigation of the Thermodynamic Properties of Gamma-Al2O3. Thermochim.Acta 253 (1995) 33-39
4 Grande T.; Aasland S.; Julsrud S.: A Differential Thermal Analysis Cell Suitable for Systems with Vapour Pressures Exceeding Ambient. Thermochim.Acta 256 (1995) 33-46
5 Latimer W.M.: The Distribution of Thermal Energy in the Tetrachlorides of Carbon, Silicon, Titanium and Tin. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 43 (1921) 90-97
6 Rassow H.: Einfache Methode zur Bestimmung von Schmelzpunkten und kritischen Temperaturen. Z.Anorg.Allg.Chem. 114 (1920) 117-150

Pure Component Data Overview