Xenon (Xe) -by Zack

Atomic #

Atomic Mass

# of Protons

# of Neutrons

# of Electorns

Melting point

Boiling Point

Normal Phase

54

39.95

54

77

54

-111.9c

-108.1c

Gas

  • external image xenon.jpgNoble gasses

  • nonmetal



The word Xenon comes from the greek word for stranger!

Xenon was discovered by Sir William Ramsay in 1898

Sir William Ramsay
Sir William Ramsay








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Interesting Info
  1. Xenon is used in Strobe lights
  2. Xenon can kill bacteria!
  3. Xenon can power ruby lasers
  4. Xenon is colorless, odorless, and highly unreactive gas found in the atmospere
  5. Nontoxic, but compounds with xenon are toxic
  6. Can be explosive with other elements
  7. heaviest noble gas
  8. breathing Xenon deepens your voice (not a good idea)