Structure of 2-Hexylphenol (C12H18O)
Identification of 2-Hexylphenol Chemical Compound
|Molecular Weight||178.27072 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 2-Hexylphenol molecule contains a total of 31 bond(s). There are 13 non-H bond(s), 6 multiple bond(s), 5 rotatable bond(s), 6 aromatic bond(s), 1 six-membered ring(s) and 1 aromatic hydroxyl(s).
Images of the chemical structure of 2-Hexylphenol are given below:
The 2D chemical structure image of 2-Hexylphenol is also called skeletal formula, which is the standard notation for organic molecules. The carbon atoms in the chemical structure of 2-Hexylphenol 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-Hexylphenol 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-Hexylphenol.
An Interactive 3-dimensional (3D) Visualization of 2-Hexylphenol
For a better understanding of the chemical structure, an interactive 3D visualization of 2-Hexylphenol is provided here.
The 2-Hexylphenol 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-Hexylphenol 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-Hexylphenol 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-Hexylphenol Molecule
SMILES (Simplified Molecular-Input Line-Entry System) string of 2-Hexylphenol
The SMILES string of 2-Hexylphenol is CCCCCCc1ccccc1O, which can be can be imported by most molecule editors for conversion back into two-dimensional drawings or three-dimensional models of the 2-Hexylphenol.
The structure data file (SDF/MOL File) of 2-Hexylphenol is available for download in the SDF page of 2-Hexylphenol, which provides the information about the atoms, bonds, connectivity and coordinates of 2-Hexylphenol. The 2-Hexylphenol structure data file can be imported to most of the cheminformatics software systems and applications.
The molecular formula of 2-Hexylphenol is available in chemical formula page of 2-Hexylphenol, which identifies each constituent element by its chemical symbol and indicates the proportionate number of atoms of each element.
The molecular weight of 2-Hexylphenol is available in molecular weight page of 2-Hexylphenol, 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 2-Hexylphenol
The 2-Hexylphenol 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-Hexylphenol including the various registry numbers, if available:
- Phenol, 2-hexyl-
- PHENOL, o-HEXYL-
- Phenol, 2-hexyl- (9CI)
2-Hexylphenol Identification Summary Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
|What’s the chemical formula of 2-Hexylphenol?|
|How many atoms and what are the elements included the 2-Hexylphenol molecule?|
|31 atom(s) - 18 Hydrogen atom(s), 12 Carbon atom(s) and 1 Oxygen atom(s)|
|How many chemical bonds and what kind of bonds are included the 2-Hexylphenol structure?|
|31 bond(s) - 13 non-H bond(s), 6 multiple bond(s), 5 rotatable bond(s), 6 aromatic bond(s), 1 six-membered ring(s) and 1 aromatic hydroxyl(s)|
|What’s the 2-Hexylphenol’s molecular weight?|
|What’s the SMILES code of 2-Hexylphenol?|
|What’s the InChI string of 2-Hexylphenol?|
|What’s the InChIKey code of 2-Hexylphenol?|