List of Straight-chain Alkanes
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List of Straight-chain Alkanes

The following is a list of straight-chain alkanes, the total number of isomers of each (including branched chains), and their common names, sorted by number of carbon atoms.[1][2]

Number of C atoms Number of isomers[3][4] Number of isomers including stereoisomers[3][5] Molecular Formula Name of straight chain Synonyms
1 1 1 CH4 methane methyl hydride; natural gas
2 1 1 C2H6 ethane dimethyl; ethyl hydride; methyl methane
3 1 1 C3H8 propane dimethyl methane; propyl hydride
4 2 2 C4H10 n-butane butyl hydride; methylethyl methane
5 3 3 C5H12 n-pentane amyl hydride; Skellysolve A
6 5 5 C6H14 n-hexane dipropyl; Gettysolve-B; hexyl hydride; Skellysolve B
7 9 11 C7H16 n-heptane dipropyl methane; Gettysolve-C; heptyl hydride; Skellysolve C
8 18 24 C8H18 n-octane dibutyl; octyl hydride
9 35 55 C9H20 n-nonane nonyl hydride; Shellsol 140
10 75 136 C10H22 n-decane decyl hydride
11 159 345 C11H24 n-undecane hendecane
12 355 900 C12H26 n-dodecane adakane 12; bihexyl; dihexyl; duodecane
13 802 C13H28 n-tridecane
14 C14H30 n-tetradecane
15 C15H32 n-pentadecane
16 C16H34 n-hexadecane cetane
17 C17H36 n-heptadecane
18 C18H38 n-octadecane
19 C19H40 n-nonadecane
20 C20H42 n-icosane didecyl icosane
21 C21H44 n-henicosane henicosane
22 C22H46 n-docosane
23 C23H48 n-tricosane
24 C24H50 n-tetracosane tetrakosane
25 C25H52 n-pentacosane
26 C26H54 n-hexacosane cerane; hexeikosane
27 C27H56 n-heptacosane
28 C28H58 n-octacosane
29 C29H60 n-nonacosane
30 C30H62 n-triacontane
31 C31H64 n-hentriacontane untriacontane
32 C32H66 n-dotriacontane dicetyl
33 C33H68 n-tritriacontane
34 C34H70 n-tetratriacontane
35 C35H72 n-pentatriacontane
36 C36H74 n-hexatriacontane
37 C37H76 n-heptatriacontane
38 C38H78 n-octatriacontane
39 C39H80 n-nonatriacontane
40 C40H82 n-tetracontane
41 C41H84 n-hentetracontane
42 C42H86 n-dotetracontane
43 C43H88 n-tritetracontane
44 C44H90 n-tetratetracontane
45 C45H92 n-pentatetracontane
46 C46H94 n-hexatetracontane
47 C47H96 n-heptatetracontane
48 C48H98 n-octatetracontane
49 C49H100 n-nonatetracontane
50 C50H102 n-pentacontane
51 C51H104 n-henpentacontane
52 C52H106 n-dopentacontane
53 C53H108 n-tripentacontane
54 C54H110 n-tetrapentacontane
55 C55H112 n-pentapentacontane
56 C56H114 n-hexapentacontane
57 C57H116 n-heptapentacontane
58 C58H118 n-octapentacontane
59 C59H120 n-nonapentacontane
60 C60H122 n-hexacontane
61 C61H124 n-henhexacontane
62 C62H126 n-dohexacontane
63 C63H128 n-trihexacontane
64 C64H130 n-tetrahexacontane
65 C65H132 n-pentahexacontane
66 C66H134 n-hexahexacontane
67 C67H136 n-heptahexacontane
68 C68H138 n-octahexacontane
69 C69H140 n-nonahexacontane
70 C70H142 n-heptacontane
71 C71H144 n-henheptacontane
72 C72H146 n-doheptacontane
73 C73H148 n-triheptacontane
74 C74H150 n-tetraheptacontane
75 C75H152 n-pentaheptacontane
76 C76H154 n-hexaheptacontane
77 C77H156 n-heptaheptacontane
78 C78H158 n-octaheptacontane
79 C79H160 n-nonaheptacontane
80 C80H162 n-octacontane
81 C81H164 n-henoctacontane
82 C82H166 n-dooctacontane
83 C83H168 n-trioctacontane
84 C84H170 n-tetraoctacontane
85 C85H172 n-pentaoctacontane
86 C86H174 n-hexaoctacontane
87 C87H176 n-heptaoctacontane
88 C88H178 n-octaoctacontane
89 C89H180 n-nonaoctacontane
90 C90H182 n-nonacontane
91 C91H184 n-hennonacontane
92 C92H186 n-dononacontane
93 C93H188 n-trinonacontane
94 C94H190 n-tetranonacontane
95 C95H192 n-pentanonacontane
96 C96H194 n-hexanonacontane
97 C97H196 n-heptanonacontane
98 C98H198 n-octanonacontane
99 C99H200 n-nonanonacontane
100 C100H202 n-hectane
101 C101H204 n-henihectane
102 C102H206 n-dohectane
103 C103H208 n-trihectane
104 C104H210 n-tetrahectane
105 C105H212 n-pentahectane
106 C106H214 n-hexahectane
107 C107H216 n-heptahectane
108 C108H218 n-octahectane
109 C109H220 n-nonahectane
110 C110H222 n-decahectane
111 C111H224 n-undecahectane
112 C112H226 n-dodecahectane
113 C113H228 n-tridecahectane
114 C114H230 n-tetradecahectane
115 C115H232 n-pentadecahectane
116 C116H234 n-hexadecahectane
117 C117H236 n-heptadecahectane
118 C118H238 n-octadecahectane
119 C119H240 n-nonadecahectane
120 C120H242 n-icosahectane

References

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  2. ^ "Paraffins - Rosetta Code". rosettacode.org. 13 January 2019. Retrieved 2019.
  3. ^ a b Fujita, Shinsaku (2007). "Alkanes as Stereoisomers. Enumeration by the Combination of Two Dichotomies for Three-Dimensional Trees" (PDF). MATCH Commun. Math. Comput. Chem. 57 (2): 328 (PDF p. 30). ISSN 0340-6253. Retrieved 2019.
  4. ^ Sloane, N. J. A. (ed.). "Sequence A000602". The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences. OEIS Foundation.
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