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Periodic Table Element Comparison: Compare Elements - Osmium vs Erbium

Compare Osmium and Erbium

Compare Osmium and Erbium 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 Osmium vs Erbium with most reliable information about their properties, attributes, facts, uses etc. You can compare Os vs Er on more than 90 properties like electronegativity , oxidation state, atomic shells, orbital structure, Electronaffinity, physical states, electrical conductivity and many more.

Facts

Osmium
76
Os
190.23
Solid
SlateGray
transition metal
8
iron family 
6
d
[Xe] 4f14 5d6 6s2
3033 °C
5012 °C
2, 8, 18, 32, 14, 2
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Neighborhood Elements of Osmium
Erbium
68
Er
167.259
Solid
Silver
lanthanide
N/A
 
6
f
[Xe] 4f12 6s2
1497 °C
2868 °C
2, 8, 18, 30, 8, 2
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Neighborhood Elements of Erbium

History

History
The element Osmium was discovered by Smithson Tennant in year 1803 in United Kingdom. Osmium derived its name from from the Greek osmè, meaning 'smell'
The element Erbium was discovered by Carl Gustaf Mosander in year 1842 in Sweden. Erbium derived its name derived its name from from Ytterby, Sweden

Presence: Abundance in Nature and Around Us

Ppb by weight (1ppb =10^-7 %)
3×10-7%
2×10-7%
6.6e-07
1.8×10-7%
N/A
N/A
2×10-7%
1×10-7%
1.8e-07
3e-06
9×10-11%
N/A

Crystal Structure and Atomic Structure

185 pm
8.4209827357238 cm3
128 pm
N/A
15
osmium Spectrum
273.44, 273.44, 431.73 pm
π/2, π/2, 2 π/3
P63/mmc
194

Simple Hexagonal

osmium Crystal Structure
226 pm
18.449040370615 cm3
N/A
N/A
165
erbium Spectrum
355.88, 355.88, 558.74 pm
π/2, π/2, 2 π/3
P63/mmc
194

Simple Hexagonal

erbium 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
76
76
76
190.23
114.23
2, 8, 18, 32, 14, 2
[Xe] 4f14 5d6 6s2
5d6 6s2
-4;-2;-1  1;2;3;4;5;6;7;8
5D4
osmium Shells
68
68
68
167.259
99.259
2, 8, 18, 30, 8, 2
[Xe] 4f12 6s2
4f12 6s2
 2;3
3H6
erbium Shells

Isotopes - Nuclear Properties

Isotopes
Naturally occurring stable isotopes:
184Os, 187Os, 188Os, 189Os, 190Os, 192Os.
Naturally occurring stable isotopes:
162Er, 164Er, 166Er, 167Er, 168Er, 170Er.

Chemical Properties: Ionization Energies and electron affinity

6
2.2
106.1 kJ/mol
840, 1.6×103 kJ/mol
3
1.24
50 kJ/mol
589.3, 1150, 2194, 4120 kJ/mol

Physical Properties

22.59 g/cm3
8.4209827357238

 

N/A
222 GPa
N/A
0.25


 

7 MPa
N/A
3920 MPa

 

1.2×107 S/m
8.1×10-8 m Ω
0.66

 

88 W/(m K)
5.1×10-6 K-1

 

Paramagnetic
N/A
6×10-10
1.1×10-10
1.4e-05

 

N/A

 

4940 m/s
9.066 g/cm3
18.449040370615

 

70 GPa
28 GPa
44 GPa
0.24


 

N/A
589 MPa
814 MPa

 

1.2×106 S/m
8.6×10-7 m Ω
N/A

 

15 W/(m K)
0.0000122 K-1

 

Paramagnetic
32 K
3.77×10-6
6.30566×10-7
0.0341788

 

N/A

 

2830 m/s

Thermal Properties - Enthalpies and thermodynamics

3033 °C
5012 °C
N/A
0.66

 

31 kJ/mol
630 kJ/mol
N/A
1497 °C
2868 °C
N/A
N/A

 

19.9 kJ/mol
285 kJ/mol
N/A

Regulatory and Health - Health and Safety Parameters and Guidelines

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4.1
3089
N/A
4
N/A
N/A
1

 

N/A
N/A
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N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A

 

N/A
N/A