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Cerium(III) carbonate Ce2(CO3)3, is the salt formed by cerium(III) cations and carbonate anions. Its pure form was not yet confirmed to exist in the nature, but Ce-bearing carbonates (mainly bastnäsite group) stand for an ore of cerium metal, along with monazite.
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|Molar mass||460.26 g/mol|
|Melting point||500 °C (932 °F; 773 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
The molecular weight of the compound of cerium(III) carbonate is 460.2587g/mole.
IUPAC name:Cerium tricarbonate. Other chemical names: Dicerium tricarbonate;Cerium(III) carbonate;Cerium carbonate;Cerous Carbonate;Dicerium(3+)Ion Tricarbonate.