Molybdic Acid Formula

Molybdic acid is the hydrated form of molybdenum trioxide. It is also known as molybdenum hydroxide oxide, molybdic(VI) acid, dihydrogentetraoxomolybdate. It is a yellow diamagnetic solid. The property value of hydrogen bond donor and hydrogen bond acceptor are 2 and 4 respectively.

Following is the table of formulas of molybdic acid:

Molecular formula MoO3.H2O
Linear formula H2MoO4
The Simplified molecular-input line-entry system (SMILES) O[Mo](=O)(=O)O

Structure Of Molybdic Acid

Molybdic Acid Formula

Properties Of Molybdic Acid

IUPAC name dihydroxy(dioxo)molybdenum
Molecular formula MoO3.H2O
Molecular mass 161.95 g/mol
Melting point 300℃
Density 3.1 g/cm3
Solubility 70 g/L
Appearance White crystals

Molybdic acid is used as heterogeneous catalysts and to make Froehde reagent.

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