Cobalt

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Cobalt is a hard, lustrous, silver-grey metal, a chemical element with symbol Co. It is found in various ores, and is used in the preparation of magnetic, wear-resistant, and high-strength alloys. Its compounds are used in the production of inks, paints, and varnishes.

 

General
Atomic number:   27
Symbol:   Co
Atomic weight:   58.933
Boiling Point (C):   2900
Melting Point (C):   1495
Density:   8.9
heatVapor:   93
heatFusion:   3.64
Electrical Conductivity:   .16
Thermal Conductivity:   .16
Specific Heat Capacity:   0.099

 

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