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mineralogy elements Yb Ytterbium

Yb - Ytterbium - METAL LANTHANIDES

824°
1193°
173.045
2
3
70
Yb
[Xe] 4f14 6s2
2
8
18
32
8
2
1.1
6.2542
Synthetic
Radioactive
Liquid
Gaseous
Ytterbium Electronic configuration diagram
Electronic configuration diagram

Name Ytterbium
Number 70
Atomic 173.045
Symbol Yb
Fusion 824
Boiling 1193
Density 6.965
Period 6
Group 0
Discovery 1878 Marignac
Abundance 3.2
Radius 2.4
Electronegativity 1.1
Ionization 6.2542
Number of isotopes 16
Electronic configuration [Xe] 4f14 6s2
Oxidation states 2,3
Electron by energy level 2,8,18,32,8,2

Mineral Hardness Density Formula
5.00 / 5.00 4.68 (Ce,Ca)9Al(SiO4)3(SiO3OH)4(OH)3
3.00 / 3.00 3.33 Cu2+6Ca(PO4)2(PO3OH)(OH)6·3H2O
4.50 / 4.50 3.03 (Ca,Yb,Er)4Y4Si8O20(CO3)6(OH)·7H2O
5.50 / 5.50 4.20 (Ca,REE)5(SiO4,PO4)3F
5.00 / 6.00 BeY(SiO4)(OH)
6.00 / 7.00 4.83 BeYb(SiO4)(OH)
6.00 / 6.00 7.10 YTaO4
4.00 / 5.00 4.45 Y2Si2O7
4.00 / 5.00 5.95 Yb2Si2O7
5.00 / 6.00 7.03 YbNbO4
3.20 Na6(Ca5Na3)YMg43(PO4)36
3.45 NaCa2Mg3Fe2+2Fe3+(PO4)6·2H2O
6.00 / 7.00 4.02 Y(Al,Si)(SiO4)(OH,O)2
YbPO4
5.00 / 5.00 2.83 K3NaCaY2Si12O30·4H2O