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94 – Pu – Plutonium

Pu This is trinitite, a mineral from the area of the first atomic bomb test in New Mexico. The sand was melted by the heat and encloses traces of Plutonium. Amount: trinitite 0.2 g, Plutonium fraction unknown.

Physical and chemical data
Atomic mass244.0642
Density19.74 g·cm-3
Melting point640 °C
Boiling point3230 °C
Abundance2.00e-19 %
Oxydation levels6, 5, [4], 3
Electron configuration[Rn]5f6 7s2

  H   He
Li Be   B C N O F Ne
Na Mg   Al Si P S Cl Ar
K Ca Sc   Ti V Cr Mn Fe Co Ni Cu Zn Ga Ge As Se Br Kr
Rb Sr Y   Zr Nb Mo Tc Ru Rh Pd Ag Cd In Sn Sb Te I Xe
Cs Ba La Ce Pr Nd Pm Sm Eu Gd Tb Dy Ho Er Tm Yb Lu Hf Ta W Re Os Ir Pt Au Hg Tl Pb Bi Po At Rn
Fr Ra Ac Th Pa U Np Pu Am Cm  
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