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Alkali metals
Alkaline earth metal
Transition metals I
Transition metals II
Transition metals III
Transition metals IV
Post-transition metal
Metalloid
Diatomic non-metal
Noble gas
Other

Famille : Transition metals IV/3
Nickel
Symbol: Ni, phase: solid, lustrous & metallic
The element's name comes from a mischievous sprite
of German miner mythology, Nickel. It is an essential
nutrient for some microorganisms and plants.
Properties
Atomic number28
Atomic weight58.6934
Melting point (K)1728
Boiling point (K)3003
Speed of sound (m/s)4900
Discovery1751 (A.F. Cronstedt)