Iodine (I) Element's Properties and Facts

Element Name : Iodine Iodine
Symbol : I
Presence in:
1. 70 kg Person : 20 mg
2. Body : 0.000016 %
3. Earth Crust : 0.000049 %
4. Earth Ocean : 0.000006 %
5. Universe : 0.0000001 %
Properties:
1. Atomic Number : 53
2. Atomic Weight : 126.90447
3. Group : 17
4. Period : 5
5. Block : p
6. Density : 4.933 g/cm3
7. Melting Point : 386.85 K
8. Boiling Point : 457.4 K
9. Electron Form : [Kr] 4d10 5s2 5p5
10. State of matter : Solid
11. Color : Bluish black
Other Facts:
1. Area of Presence in Body : Nil
2. Existence in type of Foods : Lobster, milk, mushrooms, nutritional yeast, oysters, canned salmon, salted nuts and seeds, saltwater fish (cod, haddock, herring), sea salt, seaweed, shrimp, table salt.
3. Diseases : Goiter, brain damage.
4. Health Uses : Helps in making thyroid hormones, thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3).
5. Adult consumption / day : Nil
6. Children consumption / day : Nil
7. Natural Form : Iodargyrite and lautarite.
8. Other Forms : Nil
9. Source Place : Seawater, brackish water, brine, or sea kelp.
10. Common Uses : Used in making various antiseptics and drugs. It is also used to make dyes, photographic film, and specialized soaps.
 

Elements in the Human Body

P/G
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
5
6
57 - 71
7
89 - 103
Lanthanide
Actinide
The color of the atomic number indicates the state of matter at standard conditions (0°C and 1 atm)
Solids     Liquids     Gases     Unknown

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