Platinum

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Platinum is a chemical element with the atomic symbol Pt and an atomic number of 78. It is in group 10 of the Periodic Table of Elements. A heavy, malleable, ductile, precious, gray-white transition metal, platinum is resistant to corrosion and occurs in some nickel and copper ores along with some native deposits. Platinum is used in jewelry, laboratory equipment, electrical contacts, dentistry, and automobile emissions control devices.

 

General
Atomic number:   78
Symbol:   Pt
Atomic weight:   195.09
Boiling Point (C):   4530
Melting Point (C):   1769
Density:   21.4
heatVapor:   122
heatFusion:   4.7
Electrical Conductivity:   0.095
Thermal Conductivity:   .17
Specific Heat Capacity:   0.032

 

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