Date Published: August 01, 2009
Publisher: International Union of Crystallography
Author(s): Jian-Cheng Zhou, Chuan-Ming Zhang, Zheng-Yun Zhang, Nai-Xu Li.
The molecule of the title compound, C15H12N2O2, displays a trans configuration with respect to the C=N double bond. The dihedral angle between the two benzene rings is 30.46 (14)°. A strong intramolecular O—H⋯O hydrogen bond stabilizes the molecular structure.
For the magnetic and biological properties of Schiff bases, see: May et al. (2004 ▶); Weber et al. (2007 ▶). For bond-length data, see: Allen et al. (1987 ▶).