Magnesium-26 Isotope Information and Examples of Enriched Magnesium-26 Applications:

Magnesium-26 isotope (Mg-26 isotope, 26Mg isotope)

  • Magnesium-26 isotope is used for Aluminum-28 radionuclide (radioisotope) production (can be used in life science for healthcare and medical applications and pharmaceuticals industries);

Magnesium-26 isotope is available to order from in Magnesium-26 oxide chemical form. Please contact us via request a Magnesium-26 quote to order Magnesium-26 isotope to get Magnesium-26 price to buy Magnesium-26 isotope.

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Magnesium-26 oxide Safety Data Sheet (SDS) - Download pdf file
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Properties Of Magnesium-26 Isotope:

Neutron Number (N)14
Atomic Number / Proton Number (Z)12
Mass Number / Nucleon Number (A)26
Natural Abundance (%)0.1109
Atomic Mass (Da)25.982593
Relative Isotopic Mass25.982593
Quadrupole Moment0
g-factor (g value)0
Electron Configuration Blocks
Melting Point (K)922
Boiling Point (K)1363
Specific Heat1.025
Heat of Formation147.1
Thermal Conductivity156
Dipole Polarizability 71.2
Electron Affinity (kJ/mole)
Electronegativity (Pauling scale)1.31
Atomic Radius (pm)160
Covalent Radius (pm)150
VDW Radius (pm)243
Lattice Constant3.21
Crystal StructureHEX
Jmol color#8aff00

Magnesium Information

Silvery metallic element belonging to group 2 of the periodic table (alkaline-earth metals). It is essential for living organisms, and is used in a number of light alloys. Chemically very reactive, it forms a protective oxide coating when exposed to air and burns with an intense white flame. It also reacts with sulphur, nitrogen and the halogens. First isolated by Bussy in 1828.

Used in alloys to make airplanes, missiles and other uses for light metals. Has structural properties similar to aluminium. But since it is flammable at temperatures of burning gasoline, its uses are limited.

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