Atomic Volume of Lanthanum (La) [& Color, Uses, Discovery ...

Atoms have a theoretical atomic volume, even Lanthanum. Ok, so what is the atomic radius of Lanthanum?

Note: Learn more about the molar (or atomic) volume here.

In the case of Lanthanum the atomic volume is 20.73 cm³/mol. There are interesting things about Lanthanum that people don't know about...

Lanthanum Data

Lanthanum Atomic Volume

20.73 cm³/mol

State at 20 °C

Solid

Uses

It is used in the electodes of high-intensity, carbon-arc lights. Also used in the production of high-grade europium metal. Because it gives glass refractive properties, it is used in expensive camera lenses.

Atomic Mass

138,9055

Learn more about the atomic mass.

Sources

Found with rare earths in monazite and bastnasite. Monazite sand typicall contains 25% lanthanum.

Description

Soft, silvery-white, malleable, ductile metal.

Atomic Number

57

Learn more about the atomic number.

Discovery

Discovered By: Carl Mosander
Year: 1839
Location: Sweden

Atomic Symbol

La

Name Origin

Greek: lanthanein (to be hidden).

Want to learn more details and data about Lanthanum (La)? Check my Elements Comprehensive List.

Video

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