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Periodic Table Element Comparison: Compare Elements - Niobium vs Dysprosium

Compare Niobium and Dysprosium

Compare Niobium and Dysprosium on the basis of their properties, attributes and periodic table facts. Compare elements on more than 90 properties. All the elements of similar categories show a lot of similarities and differences in their chemical, atomic, physical properties and uses. These similarities and dissimilarities should be known while we study periodic table elements. You can study the detailed comparison between Niobium vs Dysprosium with most reliable information about their properties, attributes, facts, uses etc. You can compare Nb vs Dy on more than 90 properties like electronegativity , oxidation state, atomic shells, orbital structure, Electronaffinity, physical states, electrical conductivity and many more.

Facts

Niobium
41
Nb
92.90638
Solid
Gray
transition metal
5
vanadium family 
5
d
[Kr] 4d4 5s1
2477 °C
4744 °C
2, 8, 18, 12, 1
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Dysprosium
66
Dy
162.5
Solid
Silver
lanthanide
N/A
 
6
f
[Xe] 4f10 6s2
1412 °C
2567 °C
2, 8, 18, 28, 8, 2
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Neighborhood Elements of Dysprosium

History

History
The element Niobium was discovered by Charles Hatchett in year 1801 in United Kingdom. Niobium derived its name from from Niobe, daughter of king Tantalus from Greek mythology
The element Dysprosium was discovered by Lecoq de Boisbaudran in year 1886 in France. Dysprosium derived its name derived its name from from the Greek dysprositos, meaning 'hard to get'

Presence: Abundance in Nature and Around Us

Ppb by weight (1ppb =10^-7 %)
2×10-7%
4×10-7%
1.9e-07
1.7e-05
1×10-10%
N/A
2×10-7%
2×10-7%
2.7e-07
6.2e-06
9.1×10-11%
N/A

Crystal Structure and Atomic Structure

198 pm
10.840884480747 cm3
137 pm
N/A
1.15
niobium Spectrum
330.04, 330.04, 330.04 pm
π/2, π/2, π/2
Im_ 3m
229

Body Centered Cubic

niobium Crystal Structure
228 pm
19.003625306982 cm3
N/A
N/A
1010
dysprosium Spectrum
359.3, 359.3, 565.37 pm
π/2, π/2, 2 π/3
P63/mmc
194

Simple Hexagonal

dysprosium Crystal Structure

Atomic and Orbital Properties

Atomic Number
Number of Electrons (with no charge)
Number of Protons
Mass Number
Number of Neutrons
Shell structure (Electrons per energy level)
Electron Configuration
Valence Electrons
Oxidation State
Atomic Term Symbol (Quantum Numbers)
Shell structure
41
41
41
92.90638
51.90638
2, 8, 18, 12, 1
[Kr] 4d4 5s1
4d4 5s1
-3;-1  1;2;3;4;5
6D1/2
niobium Shells
66
66
66
162.5
96.5
2, 8, 18, 28, 8, 2
[Xe] 4f10 6s2
4f10 6s2
 2;3;4
5I8
dysprosium Shells

Isotopes - Nuclear Properties

Isotopes
Naturally occurring stable isotopes:
93Nb.
Naturally occurring stable isotopes:
156Dy, 158Dy, 160Dy, 161Dy, 162Dy, 163Dy, 164Dy.

Chemical Properties: Ionization Energies and electron affinity

5
1.6
86.1 kJ/mol
652.1, 1380, 2416, 3.7×103, 4877, 9847, 1.21×104 kJ/mol
3
1.22
50 kJ/mol
573, 1130, 2.2×103, 3990 kJ/mol

Physical Properties

8.57 g/cm3
10.840884480747

 

105 GPa
38 GPa
170 GPa
0.4


 

6 MPa
1320 MPa
736 MPa

 

6.7×106 S/m
1.5×10-7 m Ω
9.25

 

54 W/(m K)
7.3×10-6 K-1

 

Paramagnetic
N/A
2.76×10-8
2.56×10-9
0.000237

 

N/A

 

3480 m/s
8.551 g/cm3
19.003625306982

 

61 GPa
25 GPa
41 GPa
0.25


 

N/A
540 MPa
500 MPa

 

1.1×106 S/m
9.1×10-7 m Ω
N/A

 

11 W/(m K)
9.9×10-6 K-1

 

Paramagnetic
87 K
5.45×10-6
8.85625×10-7
0.046603

 

N/A

 

2710 m/s

Thermal Properties - Enthalpies and thermodynamics

2477 °C
4744 °C
N/A
9.25

 

26.8 kJ/mol
690 kJ/mol
N/A
1412 °C
2567 °C
N/A
N/A

 

11.1 kJ/mol
280 kJ/mol
N/A

Regulatory and Health - Health and Safety Parameters and Guidelines

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