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IV.C.1. (XIII.D.1.)

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for C6H4O2 (parabenzoquinone)

B3LYP/STO-3G

Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 Ag 3083 21 Ag 3062  
2 Ag 1586 -100 Ag 1686  
3 Ag 1509 -158 Ag 1667  
4 Ag 1100 -47 Ag 1147  
5 Ag 688 -82 Ag 770  
6 Ag 403 -40 Ag 443  
7 Au 954   Au    
8 Au 321   Au    
9 B1g 690 -55 B1g 745 B2G in ref
10 B1u 3061 -1 B1u 3062 B2G in ref
11 B1u 1540 -128 B1u 1668 B2G in ref
12 B1u 1309 -45 B1u 1354 B2G in ref
13 B1u 851 -93 B1u 944 B2G in ref
14 B1u 685 -43 B1u 728 B2G in ref
15 B2g 955 -43 B2g 998 B3G in ref
16 B2g 697 -97 B2g 794 B3G in ref
17 B2g 216 -25 B2g 241 B3G in ref
18 B2u 3081 19 B2u 3062 B3U in ref
19 B2u 1545 -47 B2u 1592 B3U in ref
20 B2u 1193 -106 B2u 1299 B3U in ref
21 B2u 1002 -64 B2u 1066 B3U in ref
22 B2u 343 -65 B2u 408 B3U in ref
23 B3g 3060 16 B3g 3044 B1G in ref
24 B3g 1309 -65 B3g 1374 B1G in ref
25 B3g 1113 -98 B3g 1211 B1G in ref
26 B3g 543 -57 B3g 600 B1G in ref
27 B3g 402 -74 B3g 476 B1G in ref
28 B3u 791 -91 B3u 882 B1U in ref
29 B3u 437 -68 B3u 505 B1U in ref
30 B3u 78 -31 B3u 109 B1U in ref
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.8924

See section XIII.C.3 List or set vibrational scaling factors to change the scale factors used here.
See section III.B.3.c Calculate a vibrational scaling factor for a set of molecules to determine the least squares best scaling factor.
See section III.B.3.b List of vibrational scaling factors and their uncertainties for information on where the above scaling factor is from.