Melting Point of Zinc (Zn) [& Color, Sources, Discovery ... 2022

One of the most important (and useful) physical properties is the melting point. All atoms will 'melt' at some point, even Zinc. Ok but what is the melting point of an atom of Zn?

In the case of Zinc the melting point is 419.58°C. Now let's look at other properties and facts about Zinc...

Zinc Overview

Zinc Melting Point

419.58°C

Discovery

Discovered By: Known to the ancients.
Year: Unknown
Location: Germany

State at 20 °C

Solid

Uses

Used to coat other metal (galvanizing) to protect them from rusting. Also used in alloys such as brass, bronze, nickel. Also in solder, cosmetics and pigments.

Sources

Found in the minerals zinc blende (sphalerite) (ZnS), calamine, franklinite, smithsonite (ZnCO3), willemite, and zincite (ZnO).

Description

Bluish-silver, ductile metal.

Atomic Symbol

Zn

Name Origin

German: zink (German for tin).

Atomic Mass

65,39

Learn more about the atomic mass.

Atomic Number

30

Learn more about the atomic number.

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

Video

Are you having trouble understanding the basics of atomic elements? This video will walk you through:
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  • What is a substance
  • What Elements look like
  • How a small number of atoms can be joined and form completely different substances

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