42Ca Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched 42Ca Applications:

Calcium-42 isotope (Ca-42 isotope, 42Ca isotope)

  • 42Ca isotope is used for studies of calcium metabolism;
  • 42Ca isotope is used for Scandium-44 radionuclide (radioisotope) production (can be used for medical applications);

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42Ca Properties:

Property42Ca
Number of Protons42
Abundance0.00647
Atomic Number20
Atomic Radius197
Atomic Mass41.96
Spin0
Quadrupole Moment0
Electronegativity (Paulig)1
Electron Configuration Blocks
VDW Radius (mm3)281
Mass Uncertainty1e-06
g-factor (g value)0
Half LifeStable

Calcium Information

Soft grey metallic element belonging to group 2 of the periodic table. Used a reducing agent in the extraction of thorium, zirconium and uranium. Essential element for living organisms.

Used by many forms of life to make shells and bones. Virtually no use for the pure metal, however two of its compounds are, lime (CaO) and gypsum (CaSO4), are in great demand by a number of industries.

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