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Cerium(III) fluoride

Cerium(III) fluoride
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Names
IUPAC name
Cerium(III) fluoride
Other names
Cerium trifluoride
Identifiers
ECHA InfoCard 100.028.947
Properties
CeF3
Molar mass 197.12 g/mol
Density 6.16 g/cm3 (at 20 °C)
Melting point 1,460 °C (2,660 °F; 1,730 K)[1]
Related compounds
Related compounds
Lanthanum trifluoride
Hazards
GHS pictograms GHS07: HarmfulGHS09: Environmental hazard
NFPA 704
Flammability code 0: Will not burn. E.g. waterHealth code 3: Short exposure could cause serious temporary or residual injury. E.g. chlorine gasReactivity code 0: Normally stable, even under fire exposure conditions, and is not reactive with water. E.g. liquid nitrogenSpecial hazards (white): no codeNFPA 704 four-colored diamond
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Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Infobox references

Cerium(III) fluoride (or cerium trifluoride), CeF3, is an ionic compound of the rare earth metal cerium and fluorine.

It appears as a mineral in the form of fluocerite-(Ce).

References

  1. ^ Holleman-Wiberg, 102. edition, p. 1942[full citation needed]