Ammonium Nitrate

CAS RN: 6484-52-2

Property Summary

Boiling Point:
    Decomposes at 200-260 deg C

Density Specific Gravity:
    1.72 at 25 deg C

Melting Point:
    169.7 deg C

Molecular Formula:

Molecular Weight:

    0.1 M solution in water: 5.43

    213 g/100 g water at 25 deg C
    Slightly soluble in methanol
    Soluble in alcohol and alkalies
    118.3 g/100 cc of H2O at 0 deg C, 871 g at 100 deg C; 3.8 g/100 cc ethanol at 20 deg C; soluble in acetone; 17.1 g/100 cc methanol at 20 deg C; soluble in ammonia; insoluble in ether

Vapor Pressure:
    2.3 kPa at 20 deg C in water solution; 1.5 kPa at 20 deg C in saturated NH4NOs solution

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