Research Article: 3-Chloro-4-(4-chloro­phen­oxy)-N-[(Z)-(5-nitro­thio­phen-2-yl)methyl­idene]aniline

Date Published: February 01, 2012

Publisher: International Union of Crystallography

Author(s): Gonca Özdemir Tarı, Şamil Işık.


In the title compound, C17H10Cl2N2O3S, the thio­phene ring and the central benzene ring are almost coplanar [dihedral angle = 8.44 (3)°], while the dihedral angle between the two benzene rings rings is 77.49 (9)°. The crystal packing is stabilized by inter­molecular C—H⋯O hydrogen bonds.

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For background to the properties and uses of Schiff bases, see: Barton & Ollis (1979 ▶); Layer (1963 ▶); Ingold (1969 ▶); Cohen et al. (1964 ▶). For comparative bond lengths, see: Özdemir Tarı et al. (2011 ▶); Kazak et al. (2000 ▶); Aygün et al. (1998 ▶).