1,10-phenanthroline-5,6-dione ethanol monosolvate

Jing Wei Dai, Zhao Yang Li, Osamu Sato

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In the title compound, C12H6N2O 2·C2H5OH, the molecule of the 1,10-phenanthroline-5,6-dione is approximately planar, with a maximum deviation of 0.051(1)Å. In the crystal, molecules are linked by O - H⋯N and weak C - H⋯O hydrogen bonds, forming supramolecular chains propagating along [110]. π-π stacking interactions are observed between the pyridine rings of neighbouring chains, the centroid-centroid separations being 3.6226(11) and 3.7543(11)Å.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)o573
JournalActa Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 2014

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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