Mesityl oxide
CAS 141-79-7

Chemical structure of Mesityl oxide
  • Molecular Formula: C6H10O
  • Molecular Weight: 98.145 g/mol
Identifiers for Mesityl oxide
  • Cas Number: 141-79-7
  • EINECS Number: 205-502-5
  • MDL Number: MFCD00008900
  • InChIKey: SHOJXDKTYKFBRD-UHFFFAOYAQ
  • Smiles: CC(C)=CC(C)=O
Synthesis and properties of Mesityl oxide
Synthesis (Preparation) Reference(s) for Mesityl oxide: Organic Syntheses, Coll. Vol. 1, p. 345, 1941
Tetrahedron Letters, 27, p. 3733, 1986
Synonym Chemical Name(s):
Mesityl oxide
141-79-7
4-methyl-pent-3-en-2-one
4-methylpent-3-en-2-one
4-methyl-3-penten-2-one
4-methylpent-3-en-2-on
4-méthylpent-3-en-2-one
4-メチルペント-3-エン-2-オン
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Physical Properties:
Melting Point of Mesityl oxide: -53 ºC
Boiling Point of Mesityl oxide: 129 ºC
Density of Mesityl oxide: 0.854 g/mL
Refractive Index of Mesityl oxide: 1.4440
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