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IV.D.7. (XVIII.A.2.)

Bad Calculated Bond Lengths

List of molecules with calculated bond lengths that differ by more than 0.050 Å from experimental bond lengths.

Calculated at ROMP2/cc-pVDZ

Species Name Bond type Bond Length (Å)
Experimental Calculated Difference
Be2 Beryllium diatomic rBeBe 2.460 2.053 -0.407
CH3CH2O Ethoxy radical rCC 1.521 1.384 -0.137
C2 Carbon diatomic rCC 1.243 1.340 0.097
CO Carbon monoxide rCO 1.128 1.221 0.093
SO Sulfur monoxide rSO 1.481 1.563 0.082
SO Sulfur monoxide rSO 1.481 1.563 0.082
SO Sulfur monoxide rOS 1.500 1.563 0.063
SO Sulfur monoxide rOS 1.500 1.563 0.063
BrO Bromine monoxide rOBr 1.718 1.780 0.062
O2+ diatomic oxygen cation rOO 1.116 1.176 0.059
PO Phosphorus monoxide rPO 1.476 1.532 0.056
11 molecules.