Mercury - Properties

Properties of saturated liquid Mercury - Hg - density, specific heat capacity, kinematic viscosity, thermal conductivity and Prandtl number

Properties of saturated liquid Mercury - Hg - density, specific heat capacity, kinematic viscosity, thermal conductivity and Prandtls number are indicated in the table below

Temperature
- T -
(oC)
Density
- ρ -
(kg/m3)
Specific Heat Capacity
- cp -
(103 J/kg K)
Thermal Conductivity
- k -
(W/m K)
Kinematic Viscosity
- ν -
(10-6 m2/s)
Prandtl Number
- Pr -
0 13628 0.140 8.20 0.124 0.029
20 13579 0.139 8.69 0.114 0.025
50 13506 0.139 9.40 0.104 0.021
100 13385 0.137 10.51 0.093 0.016
150 13264 0.137 11.49 0.085 0.013
200 13145 0.157 12.34 0.080 0.012
250 13026 0.136 13.07 0.077 0.010
315.5 12847 0.134 14.02 0.067 0.008
  • 1 kg/m3 =  0.0624 lb/ft3 
  • 1 J/(kg K) = 2.389x10-4 kcal/(kg oC) = 2.389x10-4 Btu/(lbm oF)
  • 1 W/(m K) = 0.85984 kcal/(h m oC) = 0.5779 Btu/(ft h oF) = 0.048 Btu/(in h oF)
  • 1 m2/s = 104 St = 106 cSt = 10.764 ft2/s= 38750 ft2/h

Mercury is a liquid heavy metal with toxic properties.

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