The MPI-Mainz UV/VIS Spectral Atlas

of Gaseous Molecules of Atmospheric Interest

Hannelore Keller-Rudek1, Geert K. Moortgat2, Rolf Sander2, Rüdiger Sörensen1

1Satellite Group

2Atmospheric Chemistry Division

Max-Planck Institute for Chemistry
Mainz, Germany


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Contact, Imprint, Acknowledgements

When referring to the Spectral Atlas, please cite our publication:

Keller-Rudek, H., Moortgat, G. K., Sander, R., and Sörensen, R.: The MPI-Mainz UV/VIS spectral atlas of gaseous molecules of atmospheric interest, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 5, 365–373, (2013), DOI: 10.5194/essd-5-365-2013

Cross Sections / Aromatic compounds / Quinones

Selecting one of the species leads to the list of the corresponding data files alphabetically sorted by the name of the first author.


Formula Name CAS RN
1,4-C10H6O2 1,4-naphthoquinone 130-125-4
1,4-C6H4O2 para-benzoquinone 106-51-4
2,5-(CH3)2C6H2O2 2,5-dimethyl-1,4-benzoquinone 137-18-8
2,6-(CH3)2C6H2O2 2,6-dimethyl-1,4-benzoquinone 527-61-7
C6F4O2 tetrafluoro-1,4-benzoquinone 527-21-9
(CH3)4C6O2 tetramethyl-p-benzoquinone, 2,3,5,6-tetramethyl-1,4-benzoquinone 527-17-3
(CH3)C6H3O2 methyl-p-benzoquinone, 2-methyl-1,4-benzoquinone 553-97-9

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