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Facts about Mercury

Facts about Mercury

Interesting Facts
  • At room temperature mercury is found in a liquid state.
  • A coin of pound or rupees floats in mercury.
  • Because of its low melting point and boiling point it is used in thermometers.

Sources
Mining, Ores of Minerals

History of Mercury

Who Discovered
Ancient Chinese and Indians

Discovery
Before 2000 BCE

Abundance of Mercury

Abundance In Universe
Not Available

Abundance In Sun
125.00 %
1
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Abundance In Meteorites
Not Available

Abundance In Earth's Crust
0.05 %
9
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Abundance In Oceans
Not Available

Abundance In Humans
Not Available