Research Article: 2,4-Dimethyl-6-nitro­aniline

Date Published: May 01, 2012

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): Hu-Kui Chen.


The asymmetric unit of the title compound, C8H10N2O2, contains two independent mol­ecules, which are linked by weak N—H⋯O hydrogen-bonding inter­actions between the amino and nitro groups. The independent molecules are both approximately planar with r.s.d. deviations of 0.0216 and 0.0161 Å.

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For applications of the title compound and background to the synthesis, see: Qian (2005 ▶); Qi et al. (2009 ▶); Liang (2000 ▶); Hu et al. (2010 ▶).