Ytterbium Nitrate Pentahydrate (Yb(NO<sub>3</sub>)<sub>3</sub> · 5H<sub>2</sub>O) 99.95% 3N5 - MSE Supplies LLC

MSE PRO Ytterbium Nitrate Pentahydrate (Yb(NO3)3 · 5H2O) 99.95% 3N5

SKU: PO8071

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MSE PRO™ Ytterbium Nitrate Pentahydrate (Yb(NO3)3 · 5H2O) 99.95% 3N5

  • Product Number: PO8071 (500 g)
  • Formula: Yb(NO3)3 · 5H2O
  • CAS Number: 35725-34-9
  • Molecular Weight: 449.13 g/mol
  • Color: Colorless powder
  • Purity: 99.95% 3N5 (Yb2O3/TREO*)
  • Solubility: Soluble in water
* TREO - Total Rare Earth Oxides


    Ytterbium Nitrate Pentahydrate (Yb(NO3)3 · 5H2O) is a colorless rare earth salt. It is a source material to make ytterbium metal and other ytterbium compounds. It is used as a component for the production of ceramics and glass. It is also used for nanoscale coatings of carbon composites.

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    Rare Earth Impurities Content (%) Non-Rare Earth Impurities Content (%)
    La2O3<0.02 Fe2O3<0.001
    Pr6O11<0.001 SiO2<0.002
    Nd2O3<0.001 CaO<0.005
    Sm2O3<0.001 SiO42-<0.01
    Gd2O3<0.01 Na2O<0.005
    Tb4O7<0.001 PbO<0.002


    [1] Influence of ytterbium (Yb) dopant on the optical properties of electrochemically deposited zinc oxide (ZnO) films. Materials Research Express 8, no. 1 (2021): 016403.

    [2] Sol–gel derived yttrium doped ZnO nanostructures. Journal of non-crystalline solids 352, no. 23-25 (2006): 2565-2568.

    [3] Energy-transfer luminescence of a zinc oxide/ytterbium oxide nanocomposite. RSC advances 2, no. 23 (2012): 8783-8788.