Date Published: July 01, 2011
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Hoong-Kun Fun, Ching Kheng Quah, B. Garudachari, Arun M. Isloor, M. N. Satyanarayan.
In the title molecule, C16H13BrO4, the dihedral angle between the benzene rings is 85.92 (10)°. In the crystal, molecules are linked into chains along  via weak intermolecular C—H⋯O hydrogen bonds.
For general background to and applications of phenacyl benzoate derivatives, see: Rather & Reid (1919 ▶); Sheehan & Umezaw (1973 ▶); Ruzicka et al. (2002 ▶); Litera et al. (2006 ▶); Huang et al. (1996 ▶); Gandhi et al. (1995 ▶). For standard bond-length data, see: Allen et al. (1987 ▶).