Sodium Perxenate Hexahydrate

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Science  25 Oct 1963:
Vol. 142, Issue 3591, pp. 501-502
DOI: 10.1126/science.142.3591.501


Sodidm perxenate hexahydrate ( NatXeO6.6H: O) has been identified from study of its crystal structure by x-ray diffraclion. The perxenate ion( XeO64) has the shape of a regular octahedron with the Xe-O bond distance 1.84 A.