I-C ELEMENTAL UPDATE

KRYPTON

INFORMATION:

element name: Krypton
atomic symbol: Kr
atomic number: 36
atomic mass: 83.798u
group 8 period 4
protons: 36
electrons:36
neutrons: 48
valence: 8
nonmetal
color: colorless
melting point: -157.3oC, 115.9 K
boiling point: -153.2oC, 119.4 K

USES:

  1. Krypton gas is used in making neon lights.
  2. The element Krypton can be found in slide and movie projectors.
  3. Runway lights are known to have Krypton inside them.
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