Which is high density

Collection of tables chemistry / density of solids

This table lists the density of various solids in ascending order of their size.

Solids that are not listed here, too, often contain information on density in their respective master articles. For the density of liquids and gases see density of liquids and density of gaseous substances.

materialdensity
in g / cm3 or kg / dm3
Chemical
description
relative atomic mass
A.r without unity
Airgel0,003 - 0,500 - -
thermoplastic foam parts0,012 - 0,300 - -
Fresh snow0,060 - 0,200 H2O -
Balsa wood (air dry) 0,100 - 0,200 - -
Wood (air dry) 0,400 - 0,800 - -
cork0,480 - 0,520 - -
Spruce wood0.500 approx. - -
lithium0,535 Li 6,941
potassium0,856 K 39,098
Oak wood0.800 approx. - -
Paper (80 g / m²) 0.800 approx. - -
paraffin0,860 - 0,930 - -
wax0,900 - 0,980 - -
Ice (at 0 ° C) 0,917 H2O -
Rubber 0,920 - 0,960 - -
Water (at 0 ° C) 1 H2O -
Polystyrene1,040 - 1,090 (C.8H8)n-
Pertinax hard paper1,350 - -
Plexiglas (acrylic glass, PMMA) 1,19 - -
Hard coal1,3 - 1,4 C. -
magnesium1,738 Mg 24,320
concrete1,800 - 2,450 - -
gravel1,700 - 1,900 - -
phosphorus1,823 P 30,975
beryllium1,850 Be 9,013
Sulfur (rhombic) 2,070 S. 32,066
Quartz glass2,200 SiO2-
Carbon (graphite) 2,250 C. 12,011
plaster2,300 CaSO4-
Silicon2,330 Si 28,086
Sandstone2,400 - -
Window glass2,500 - 2,600 SiO2-
aluminum2,710 Al 26,980
granite2,800 - -
cement3,0 - 3,1 - -
Carbon (diamond) 3,510 C. 12,011
Iron silicate rock3,650 - -
titanium4,500 Ti 47,900
Iron oxide (rust) 5,100 Fe3O4-
Vanadium6,120 V. 50,950
antimony6,680 Sb 121,760
zinc7,130 Zn 65,380
chrome7,200 Cr 52,010
cast iron7,250 - -
tin7,280 Sn 118,700
Indium7,310 In 114,818
bronze7,400 - 8,900 Cu-Sn alloy -
manganese7,430 Mn 54,938
Iron Steel7,700 - -
Unalloyed steel 7,850 - -
Iron chem. purely 7,860 Fe 55,850
Iron invar 7,900 - -
Alloyed steel 7,900 - -
Brass8,100 - 8,700 Cu-Zn alloy -
Nickel silver8,500 Cu-Ni-Zn alloy -
cadmium8,640 CD 112,411
Constantan8,800 Cu55Ni45 alloy -
Cobalt8,900 Co 58,933
nickel8,910 Ni 58,710
copper8,920 - 8,960 Cu 63,546
Bismuth9,800 Bi 209,000
molybdenum10,280 Mon 95,940
silver10,490 Ag 107,880
lead11,340 Pb 207,210
palladium12,000 Pd 106,400
Rhodium12,400 Rh 102,910
Liquid mercury 13,595 Ed 200,610
Tantalum16,650 Ta 180,948
uranium19,050 U 238,070
tungsten19,270 W. 183,860
gold19,302 Au 196,967
rhenium21,040 re 186,220
platinum21,450 Pt 195,090
iridium22,560 Ir 192,220
osmium22,610 Os 190,200

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