By: Abby Jo Burtnett

Element Information

Element Symbol: Ne Element Name: Neon

Atomic Number: 10 Electron Configuration: 1st cloud- 2, 2nd cloud- 8

Atomic Mass: 20.1797 Group: 18

Protons: 10 Period: 2

Electrons: 10 Description: non-metallic, colorless, gas

Neutrons: 10


Who: Discovered by Sir William Ramsay, Morris W. Travers

When: Discovered in 1898

Where: Neon is found in the earths atmosphere as a gas

How: Neon is used for business signs, lasers and refrigerators