Density of Tantalum (Ta) [& g/cm3, kg/m3, Uses, Sources ...

Everything has mass and volume, and therefore density. So it is expected that the smallest piece of matter, like an atom of Tantalum has it too. But what is the density of an atom of Ta?

Note: Learn more about the density here.

In the case of Tantalum , density is 16.6 g/cm³. However, there are interesting facts about Tantalum that most don't know about. Also check the kg/m³ conversion...

Tantalum Data

Tantalum Density g/cm³

16.6 g/cm³

kg/m³

16600 kg/m³

State at 20 °C

Solid

Uses

Often used as an economical substitute for platinum. Tantalum pentoxide is used in capacitors and in camera lenses to increase refracting power. It and its alloys are corrosion and wear resistant so it is used to make surgical and dental tools.

Atomic Mass

180,9479

Learn more about the atomic mass.

Sources

Chiefly occurs in the mineral tantalite. Always found with niobium.

Atomic Number

73

Learn more about the atomic number.

Atomic Symbol

Ta

Name Origin

From king Tantalus of Greek mythology, father of Niobe.

Discovery

Discovered By: Anders Ekeberg
Year: 1802
Location: Sweden

Description

Rare, gray, heavy, hard but ductile, metal with a high melting point.

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

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