Potassium: Properties


Elementary Substances
  • Most Common Elementary Substance : K
  • Elementary Substance Class : Metal
  • Origin : Natural
  • Physical State : Solid
  • Density [298K] : 862 kg m-3
  • Price : ~ 77.7 USD
  • Cristal Lattice : b.c.c.
  • Melting Point : 337 K
  • Boiling Point : 1047 K
  • Electrical Conductivity [298K] : 1.63x107 Ohm-1m-1
  • Thermal Conductivity [300K] : 102.4 W m-1K-1
  • Heat of:
    • Fusion: 2.4 kJ mol-1
    • Vaporization: 77.53 kJ mol-1
    • Atomization: 90 kJ mol-1