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

Compare vibrational frequencies in CCCBDB for SF6 (Sulfur Hexafluoride)

BLYP/STO-3G

Frequency in cm-1
  Calculated   Experimental
Mode Number Symmetry Frequency diff Symmetry Frequency Comment
1 A1g 537 -237 A1g 774  
2 Eg 505 -137 Eg 642  
3 T1u 813 -134 T1u 948  
4 T1u 324 -292 T1u 616  
5 T2g 271 -254 T2g 525  
6 T2u 190 -157 T2u 347  
The calculated vibrational frequencies were scaled by 0.9252

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.