Definition of the Ununbium Element
An artificially produced radioactive element with a mass number of 277 and a half-life of 280 milliseconds. Ununbium is not found free i:n the environment as it is a synthetic element. It is referred to as 'eka-mercury'. The Atomic Number of this element is 112 and the Element Symbol is Uub.
Facts aboutDiscovery of Ununbium
Ununbium was discovered by S. Hofmann, V. Ninov and F. Hessbuger at the Gesellschaft fur Schwerionenforschung in 1996.
History of the Periodic Table
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Occurrence of the Ununbium Element
Obtained from the fusion of Zinc and Lead
Abundances of the element in different environments
% in Universe N/A
% in Sun None
% in Meteorites None
% in Earth's Crust None
% in Oceans None
% in Humans None
Associated Uses of Ununbium
No known uses