CHEBI:28887 - dimethyl ether

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ChEBI Name dimethyl ether
ChEBI ID CHEBI:28887
Definition An ether in which the oxygen atom is connected to two methyl groups.
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Secondary ChEBI IDs CHEBI:6844, CHEBI:23799
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Formula C2H6O
Net Charge 0
Average Mass 46.06844
Monoisotopic Mass 46.042
InChI InChI=1S/C2H6O/c1-3-2/h1-2H3
InChIKey LCGLNKUTAGEVQW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing dimethyl ether (CHEBI:28887) is a ether (CHEBI:25698)
Incoming oxybis(methylene) group (CHEBI:46973) is substituent group from dimethyl ether (CHEBI:28887)
IUPAC Name
methoxymethane
Synonyms Sources
(CH3)2O NIST Chemistry WebBook
CH3‒O‒CH3 IUPAC
Dimethyl ether KEGG COMPOUND
dimethyl oxide ChemIDplus
DME KEGG COMPOUND
Methoxymethane KEGG COMPOUND
Methoxymethane KEGG COMPOUND
methyl ether ChemIDplus
oxybismethane ChemIDplus
Database Links Databases
c0147 UM-BBD
C11144 KEGG COMPOUND
Dimethyl_ether Wikipedia
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Registry Numbers Types Sources
115-10-6 CAS Registry Number KEGG COMPOUND
115-10-6 CAS Registry Number NIST Chemistry WebBook
115-10-6 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
1730743 Reaxys Registry Number Reaxys
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Last Modified
28 July 2014