Cerium bromide is orange color crystal powder, which tend to absorb moisture. It is rare earth bromide, which is soluble in water and ethyl alcohol. Cerium(III) bromide exist as hydrate, pentahydrate and hexahydrate normally.
|CAS No.:14457-87-5||EC No.:238-447-0||Molecular Formula:CeBr3||Molecular Weight:379.83|
|Density:5.18||Melting Point:730℃||Boiling Point:1457℃|
Cerium(III) bromide is raw material for scintillator crystal. It is also a kind of catalyst.
Cerium tribromide is raw material for production of cerium metal.