Magnesium Oxide

MgO

Magnesium Oxide - MgOMagnesium Oxide - MgOMagnesium Oxide - MgOMagnesium Oxide - MgO
Chemical name
Magnesium Oxide
Chemical formula
MgO
Melting point [°C]
2780 ± 20
Crystal system
cubic
Space Group
Fm3m
Unit cell
a [Å]:4.212
b [Å]:4.212
c [Å]:4.212
Molecular weight [g/mol]
40.304
Frequent crystal surfaces
(100), (110), (111)
Twinning
twinfree
Density [g/cm3]
3.585
Color
colorless
Refractive Index
nD=1.7355