›› Physical and chemical properties of Ytterbium

Atomic Number:70
Element Symbol:Yb
Element Name:Ytterbium
Atomic Weight:173.04
Group Name:Lanthanoid
Period Number:6 (lanthanoid)
Ground State Configuration:[Xe] 4f14 6s2
Ground State Level:1S0
Standard State:Solid
Bond Length:388.0
Atomic Radius Empirical:175
Atomic Radius Calculated:222
Electron Affinity:50
First Ionization Energy:603.4
Allred Rochow Electronegativity:1.06
Density Of Solid:6570
Molar Volume:24.84
Velocity Of Sound:1590
Youngs Modulus:24
Rigidity Modulus:9.9
Bulk Modulus:31
Poissons Ratio:0.21
Brinell Hardness:343
Vickers Hardness:206
Electrical Resistivity:28
Melting Point:824
Boiling Point:1196
Thermal Conductivity:39
Coefficient Of Linear Expansion:26.3
Enthalpy Of Fusion:7.7
Enthalpy Of Vaporization:160
Enthalpy Of Atmization:152
Most Common Oxidation Numbers:3
Color:Silvery white
Discovered By:Jean de Marignac
Discovered At:Switzerland
Discovered When:1878
Origin Of Name:Named after the village of Ytterby near Vaxholm in Sweden

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››Compounds that contain Ytterbium

Ytterbium(II) Bromide  YbBr2
Ytterbium(III) Bromide  YbBr3
Ytterbium(II) Chloride  YbCl2
Ytterbium(III) Chloride  YbCl3
Ytterbium(III) Chloride Hexahydrate  YbCl3.6H2O
Ytterbium(II) Fluoride  YbF2
Ytterbium(III) Fluoride  YbF3
Ytterbium(II) Iodide  YbI2
Ytterbium(III) Iodide  YbI3
Ytterbium(II) Selenide  YbSe
Ytterbium(V) Silicide  YbSi5
Ytterbium(II) Telluride  YbTe
Ytterbium(III) Oxide  Yb2O3
Ytterbium(III) Sulfide  Yb2S3
Ytterbium(III) Selenide  Yb2Se3