Heat of Vaporization of Lithium (Li) + Description, Origin, Uses ...

Liquids need some energy or heat to transform into a gas, even Lithium. Ok, so what is the heat of vaporization of an atom of Li?

Note: Learn more about the heat of vaporization here.

In the case of Lithium heat of vaporization is 145.920 kJ/mol. Now let's check some facts about Lithium that people don't know about...

Lithium Data

Lithium Heat of Vaporization

145.920 kJ/mol


Soft silvery-white metal. Lightest of metals. Accounts for only 0.0007% of the earth's crust.


Used in batteries. Also for certain kinds of glass and ceramics. Some is used in lubricants.

Atomic Mass


Learn more about the atomic mass.


Obtained by passing electric charge through melted lithium chloride and from the silicate mineral called spodumene [LiAl(Si2O6)].

State at 20 °C


Atomic Symbol


Name Origin

Greek: lithos (stone).

Atomic Number


Learn more about the atomic number.


Discovered By: Johann Arfwedson
Year: 1817
Location: Sweden

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


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