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Periodic Table Element Comparison: Compare Elements - Technetium vs Mercury

Compare Technetium and Mercury

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

Facts

Technetium
43
Tc
98
Solid
Silver
transition metal
7
manganese family 
5
d
[Kr] 4d5 5s2
2157 °C
4265 °C
2, 8, 18, 13, 2
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Mercury
80
Hg
200.59
Liquid
Silver
transition metal
12
zinc family 
6
d
[Xe] 4f14 5d10 6s2
-38.83 °C
356.73 °C
2, 8, 18, 32, 18, 2
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History

History
The element Technetium was discovered by Emilio Segrè in year 1937 in Italy. Technetium derived its name from from the Greek tekhnètos meaning 'artificial'
The element Mercury was discovered by unknown in year 1500 BC in unknown place. Mercury derived its name derived its name from from the New Latin name mercurius, named after the Roman god (Hg from former name hydrargyrum, from Greek hydr-, 'water', and argyros, 'silver')

Presence: Abundance in Nature and Around Us

Ppb by weight (1ppb =10^-7 %)
N/A
None
None
None
None
None
1×10-7%
2×10-6%
2.5e-07
6.7×10-6%
5×10-9%
N/A

Crystal Structure and Atomic Structure

183 pm
8.5217391304348 cm3
156 pm
N/A
22
technetium Spectrum
273.5, 273.5, 438.8 pm
π/2, π/2, 2 π/3
P63/mmc
194

Simple Hexagonal

technetium Crystal Structure
171 pm
14.821191074331 cm3
149 pm
155 pm
374
mercury Spectrum
300.5, 300.5, 300.5 pm
1.23081, 1.23081, 1.23081
R_ 3m
166

Simple Trigonal

mercury 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
43
43
43
98
55
2, 8, 18, 13, 2
[Kr] 4d5 5s2
4d5 5s2
-3;-1  1;2;3;4;5;6;7
6S5/2
technetium Shells
80
80
80
200.59
120.59
2, 8, 18, 32, 18, 2
[Xe] 4f14 5d10 6s2
5d10 6s2
-2  1;2
1S0
mercury Shells

Isotopes - Nuclear Properties

Isotopes
Naturally occurring stable isotopes:
None.
Naturally occurring stable isotopes:
196Hg, 198Hg, 199Hg, 200Hg, 201Hg, 202Hg, 204Hg.

Chemical Properties: Ionization Energies and electron affinity

6
1.9
53 kJ/mol
702, 1470, 2850 kJ/mol
2
2
0 kJ/mol
1007.1, 1810, 3.3×103 kJ/mol

Physical Properties

11.5 g/cm3
8.5217391304348

 

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


 

N/A
N/A
N/A

 

5×106 S/m
2×10-7 m Ω
7.8

 

51 W/(m K)
N/A

 

Paramagnetic
N/A
3.42×10-8
3.352×10-9
0.0003933

 

N/A

 

N/A
13.534 g/cm3
14.821191074331

 

N/A
N/A
25 GPa
N/A


 

N/A
N/A
N/A

 

1×106 S/m
9.6×10-7 m Ω
4.154

 

8.3 W/(m K)
N/A

 

Diamagnetic
N/A
-2.1×10-9
-4.21×10-10
-2.84e-05

 

1.000933

 

1407 m/s

Thermal Properties - Enthalpies and thermodynamics

2157 °C
4265 °C
N/A
7.8

 

23 kJ/mol
550 kJ/mol
N/A
-38.83 °C
356.73 °C
1750 K
4.154

 

2.29 kJ/mol
59.2 kJ/mol
N/A

Regulatory and Health - Health and Safety Parameters and Guidelines

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

 

N/A
N/A
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8
2809
N/A
0
N/A
3
0

 

N/A
N/A

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