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Astatine

Introduction

This element has not yet been verified to be compatible with the spark ablation process. Below, you will find generic information about the element as well as known applications when available.

Basic data

NameAstatine (At)
Configuration6s2 6p5 5d10 4f14
Electrons85
Group17 (Halogens)
AbundanceNegligible
Magnetic typeDiamagnetic
Melting pointN.a.
Boiling pointN.a.

Interesting reads

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