Dortmund Data Bank

Melting Point 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] P [kPa] State Reference
177.79 101.325 Solid-Liquid 4
177.80   Solid-Liquid 2
177.95 101.325 Solid-Liquid 3
178.60 100.000 Solid-Liquid 5
179.15   Solid-Liquid 1

List of References

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4 Carruth G.F.; Kobayashi R.: Vapor Pressure of Normal Paraffins Ethane Through n-Decane from their Triple Points to About 10 mm Hg. J.Chem.Eng.Data 18 (1973) 115-126
5 Parks G.S.; Huffman H.M.; Thomas S.B.: VI. The Heat Capacities, Entropies and Free Energies of Some Saturated, Non-Benzeniod Hydrocarbons. J.Am.Chem.Soc. 52 (1930) 1032-1041

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