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Methane

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Normal boiling point

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Data compiled as indicated in comments:
TRC - Thermodynamics Research Center, NIST Boulder Laboratories, Kenneth Kroenlein director

Tboil (K) Reference Comment
111.7Majer and Svoboda, 1985 
111.65Pavese, Cagna, et al., 1976Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.002 K; TRC
111.6Streng, 1971Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.2 K; TRC
111.7Gilmour, Zwicker, et al., 1967TRC
111.7Croll and Scott, 1964Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.3 K; TRC
111.65Lovejoy, 1963TRC
111.65Ziegler, Mullins, et al., 1962Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.07 K; TRC
112.Rossini, 1948Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
112.Hooper, 1947Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
112.Rossini, 1943Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
111.5Frank and Clusius, 1937Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 0.5 K; TRC
110.2Hunter, 1906Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1. K; TRC
109.2Olszewski, 1885Uncertainty assigned by TRC = 1. K; TRC

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References

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Data compilation copyright by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce on behalf of the U.S.A. All rights reserved.

Majer and Svoboda, 1985
Majer, V.; Svoboda, V., Enthalpies of Vaporization of Organic Compounds: A Critical Review and Data Compilation, Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford, 1985, 300. [all data]

Pavese, Cagna, et al., 1976
Pavese, F.; Cagna, G.; Ferri, D., The Triple Point of Pure Methane in Proc. Int. Cryog. Eng. Conf. 6, 1976. [all data]

Streng, 1971
Streng, A.G., Miscibility and Compatibility of Some Liquid and Solidified Gases at Low Temperature, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 1971, 16, 357. [all data]

Gilmour, Zwicker, et al., 1967
Gilmour, J.B.; Zwicker, J.O.; Katz, J.; Scott, R.L., Fluorocarbon Solutions at Low Temperatures V. The Liquid Mixtures C2H6 + C2F6m, C3H8 + C2F6, CH4 + C3F8, C2H6 + C3F8, C3H8 + C3F8, n-C4H10 + C3F8, i-C4H10 + C3F8, C3H8 + n-C4F10, n-C6H14 + n-C4F10, n, J. Phys. Chem., 1967, 71, 3259. [all data]

Croll and Scott, 1964
Croll, I.M.; Scott, R.L., Fluorocarbon Solutions at Low Termperatures IV. The Liquid Mixtures CH4 + CClF3, CH2F2 + CClF3, CHF3 + CClF3, CF4 + CClF3, C2H6 + CClF3, C2H6 + CF4, and CHF3 + CF4, J. Phys. Chem., 1964, 68, 3853. [all data]

Lovejoy, 1963
Lovejoy, D.R., Some Boiling and Ptriple Points Below 0 deg C, Nature (London), 1963, 197, 353. [all data]

Ziegler, Mullins, et al., 1962
Ziegler, W.T.; Mullins, J.C.; Kirk, B.S., Calculation of the Vapor Pressure and Heats of Vaporization and Sublimation of Liquids and Solids, Especially Below One Atmosphere Pressure. II. Argon, Ga. Inst. Technol., Eng. Exp. Stn., Proj. A-460, Tech. Rep. No. 2, 1962. [all data]

Rossini, 1948
Rossini, F.D., Pure compounds from petroleum purification and purity of hydrocarbons, Anal. Chem., 1948, 20, 110-21. [all data]

Hooper, 1947
Hooper, J.H.D., The analysis of hydrocarbon gases by low temperature distillation, Analyst (London), 1947, 72, 513-20. [all data]

Rossini, 1943
Rossini, F.D., Pet. Eng., 1943, 14, 5, 41-2. [all data]

Frank and Clusius, 1937
Frank, A.; Clusius, K., On The Entropy of Methane, Z. Phys. Chem., Abt. B, 1937, 36, 291. [all data]

Hunter, 1906
Hunter, M.A., The Molecular Aggregation of Liquified Gases, J. Phys. Chem., 1906, 10, 330-60. [all data]

Olszewski, 1885
Olszewski, K., Liquefaction and solidification of methane and nitrogen dioxide., C. R. Hebd. Seances Acad. Sci., 1885, 100, 940-3. [all data]


Notes

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