Chemical Structure of Trans-2-dodecene (C12H24)
Identification of Trans-2-dodecene Chemical Compound
|Molecular Weight||168.31896 g/mol|
Chemical Structure Description
A chemical structure of a molecule includes the arrangement of atoms and the chemical bonds that hold the atoms together. The trans-2-dodecene molecule contains a total of 35 bond(s). There are 11 non-H bond(s), 1 multiple bond(s), 8 rotatable bond(s) and 1 double bond(s).
Images of the chemical structure of trans-2-dodecene are given below:
The 2D chemical structure image of trans-2-dodecene is also called skeletal formula, which is the standard notation for organic molecules. The carbon atoms in the chemical structure of trans-2-dodecene 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 trans-2-dodecene 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 trans-2-dodecene.
An Interactive 3-dimensional (3D) Visualization of Trans-2-dodecene
For a better understanding of the chemical structure, an interactive 3D visualization of trans-2-dodecene is provided here.
The trans-2-dodecene 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 trans-2-dodecene 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 trans-2-dodecene 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 Trans-2-dodecene Molecule
SMILES (Simplified Molecular-Input Line-Entry System) string of trans-2-dodecene
The SMILES string of trans-2-dodecene is CCCCCCCCCC=CC, which can be can be imported by most molecule editors for conversion back into two-dimensional drawings or three-dimensional models of the trans-2-dodecene.
The structure data file (SDF/MOL File) of trans-2-dodecene is available for download in the SDF page of trans-2-dodecene, which provides the information about the atoms, bonds, connectivity and coordinates of trans-2-dodecene. The trans-2-dodecene structure data file can be imported to most of the cheminformatics software systems and applications.
The molecular formula of trans-2-dodecene is available in chemical formula page of trans-2-dodecene, which identifies each constituent element by its chemical symbol and indicates the proportionate number of atoms of each element.
The molecular weight of trans-2-dodecene is available in molecular weight page of trans-2-dodecene, which is calculated as the sum of the atomic weights of each constituent element multiplied by the number of atoms of that element in the molecular formula.
Other names (synonyms) or registry numbers of trans-2-dodecene
The trans-2-dodecene compound may be called differently depending on the various different situations of industrial applications. Below are the list of the other names (synonyms) of trans-2-dodecene including the various registry numbers, if available:
- 2-Dodecene, (E)-
- 2-Dodecene, trans-
- Alkenes, C10-16
- 2-Dodecene, (E)-
Trans-2-dodecene Identification Summary Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
|What’s the chemical formula of trans-2-dodecene?|
|How many atoms and what are the elements included the trans-2-dodecene molecule?|
|36 atom(s) – 24 Hydrogen atom(s) and 12 Carbon atom(s)|
|How many chemical bonds and what kind of bonds are included the trans-2-dodecene structure?|
|35 bond(s) – 11 non-H bond(s), 1 multiple bond(s), 8 rotatable bond(s) and 1 double bond(s)|
|What’s the trans-2-dodecene’s molecular weight?|
|What’s the SMILES code of trans-2-dodecene?|
|What’s the InChI string of trans-2-dodecene?|
|What’s the InChIKey code of trans-2-dodecene?|