CHEBI:30212 - photon

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ChEBI Name photon
ChEBI ID CHEBI:30212
Definition Particle of zero charge, zero rest mass, spin quantum number 1, energy hν and momentum hν/c (h is the Planck constant, ν the frequency of radiation and c the speed of light), carrier of electromagnetic force.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:10581, CHEBI:14383
ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing photon (CHEBI:30212) is a boson (CHEBI:36341)
IUPAC Name
photon
Synonyms Sources
fotón ChEBI
γ IUPAC
hν IUPAC
UniProt
Lichtquant ChEBI
Light KEGG COMPOUND
light quantum ChEBI
Database Link Database
C00205 KEGG COMPOUND
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Last Modified
10 February 2011