| IUPAC name
| Other names
|Molar mass|| 348.51 g/mol<anhydrous>|
456.61 g/mol (hexahydrate)
|Appearance||Yellow-ish hygroscopic solid|
|Melting point||88.6 °C (191.5 °F; 361.8 K) (hexahydrate)|
|Solubility||Insoluble in hydrocarbons|
|Safety data sheet||Sigma-Aldrich (hydrate)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
Dysprosium(III) nitrate (Dy(NO3)3) is a chemical compound, a salt of dysprosium.
Dysprosium(III) nitrate is a powerful oxidizer.
Dysprosium nitrate is a orange or yellow-ish hygroscopic solid. Like all dysprosium compounds, it is strongly paramagnetic.
It is sold by lab suppliers.
- Demonstration of paramagnetism
Dysprosium salts have low toxicity. Dysprosium nitrate is a powerful oxidizer.
In closed air-tight bottles or in a desiccator.
Best to recycle the compound.