2-Amino-6-(dimethylamino)pyridine-3,5-dicarbonitrile

Shaaban K. Mohamed, Ahmed M. Soliman, Eman M M Abdel-Raheem, Sohail Saeed, Wing Tak Wong

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Abstract

The title compound, C9H9N5, is slightly twisted from planarity, with a maximum deviation of 0.0285 (13) Å from the pyridine plane for the C atom bearing the amino group. The cyano groups are on different sides of the pyridine plane, with C- and N-atom deviations of 0.072 (3)/0.124 (4) and -0.228 (4)/-0.409 (5) Å from the pyridine plane. In the crystal, N - H⋯N and C - H⋯N hydrogen bonds connect the molecules into zigzag chains running along the c axis. 2012.
Original languageEnglish
JournalActa Crystallographica Section E: Structure Reports Online
Volume68
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2012
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Chemistry(all)

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