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Chemical Structure of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl (C14H14)

Identification of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl Chemical Compound

2D chemical structure image of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl
Chemical Formula C14H14
Molecular Weight 182.26096 g/mol
IUPAC Name 1-methyl-2-(2-methylphenyl)benzene
SMILES String Cc1ccccc1c2ccccc2C
InChI InChI=1S/C14H14/c1-11-7-3-5-9-13(11)14-10-6-4-8-12(14)2/h3-10H,1-2H3
InChIKey ABMKWMASVFVTMD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Structure Description

A chemical structure of a molecule includes the arrangement of atoms and the chemical bonds that hold the atoms together. The 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl molecule contains a total of 29 bond(s). There are 15 non-H bond(s), 12 multiple bond(s), 1 rotatable bond(s), 12 aromatic bond(s) and 2 six-membered ring(s).
Images of the chemical structure of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl are given below:

2D chemical structure image of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl
2-dimensional (2D) chemical structure image of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl
3D chemical structure image of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl
3-dimensional (3D) chemical structure image of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl

The 2D chemical structure image of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl is also called skeletal formula, which is the standard notation for organic molecules. The carbon atoms in the chemical structure of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl are implied to be located at the corner(s) and hydrogen atoms attached to carbon atoms are not indicated – each carbon atom is considered to be associated with enough hydrogen atoms to provide the carbon atom with four bonds.

The 3D chemical structure image of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl is based on the ball-and-stick model which displays both the three-dimensional position of the atoms and the bonds between them. The radius of the spheres is therefore smaller than the rod lengths in order to provide a clearer view of the atoms and bonds throughout the chemical structure model of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl.


An Interactive 3-dimensional (3D) Visualization of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl

For a better understanding of the chemical structure, an interactive 3D visualization of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl is provided here.

The 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl molecule shown in the visualization screen can be rotated interactively by keep clicking and moving the mouse button. Mouse wheel zoom is available as well – the size of the 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl molecule can be increased or decreased by scrolling the mouse wheel.

The information of the atoms, bonds, connectivity and coordinates included in the chemical structure of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl can easily be identified by this visualization. By right-clicking the visualization screen, various other options are available including the visualization of van der Waals surface and exporting to a image file.


Additional Information for Identifying 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl Molecule

  • Other names (synonyms) or registry numbers of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl

    The 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl compound may be called differently depending on the various different situations of industrial applications. Below are the list of the other names (synonyms) of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl including the various registry numbers, if available:

    • 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl
    • 605-39-0
    • 1,1'-Biphenyl, 2,2'-dimethyl-
    • o,o'-Bitolyl
    • 2,2'-Ditolyl
    • 1-methyl-2-(2-methylphenyl)benzene
    • 2,2'-Bitolyl
    • 2,2'-DIMETHYL-1,1'-BIPHENYL
    • 1-Methyl-2-(2'-methylphenyl)benzene
    • 32587-64-7
    • MFCD00048075
    • bitoluene
    • o,o'-Bitoluene
    • 2,2'-Dimethyl biphenyl
    • o,o'-Bitolyl (8CI)
    • [aR,(?)]-o,o'-Bitolyl
    • 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl, 97%
    • 1,1'-Biphenyl,2,2'-dimethyl-
    • ANW-33519
    • D1717
    • 1,1'-Binaphthalene,2,2'-dimethyl-, (1S)-
    • A832769
    • I01-6323
    • 3B1-006597

2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl Identification Summary Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What’s the chemical formula of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl?
C14H14
How many atoms and what are the elements included the 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl molecule?
28 atom(s) – 14 Hydrogen atom(s) and 14 Carbon atom(s)
How many chemical bonds and what kind of bonds are included the 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl structure?
29 bond(s) – 15 non-H bond(s), 12 multiple bond(s), 1 rotatable bond(s), 12 aromatic bond(s) and 2 six-membered ring(s)
What’s the 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl’s molecular weight?
182.26096 g/mol
What’s the SMILES code of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl?
Cc1ccccc1c2ccccc2C
What’s the InChI string of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl?
InChI=1S/C14H14/c1-11-7-3-5-9-13(11)14-10-6-4-8-12(14)2/h3-10H,1-2H3
What’s the InChIKey code of 2,2'-Dimethylbiphenyl?
ABMKWMASVFVTMD-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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