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Proton Affinity

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Name Species   Species Name
Hydrogen atom H H2+ Hydrogen cation
Helium atom He HeH+ Helium hydride cation
Lithium atom Li LiH+ lithium hydride cation
Beryllium atom Be BeH+ beryllium monohydride cation
Boron atom B BH+ boron monohydride cation
Carbon atom C CH+ Methylidyne cation
Nitrogen atom N NH+ imidogen cation
Oxygen atom O OH+ hydoxyl cation
Fluorine atom F HF+ hydrogen fluoride cation
Neon atom Ne NeH+ neon hydrogen cation
Sodium atom Na NaH+ sodium hydride cation
Magnesium atom Mg MgH+ magnesium monohydride cation
Aluminum atom Al AlH+ aluminum monohydride cation
Silicon atom Si SiH+ silicon monohydride cation
Phosphorus atom P PH+ phosphorus monohydride cation
Sulfur atom S HS+ sulfur monohydride cation
Chlorine atom Cl HCl+ hydrogen chloride cation
Argon atom Ar ArH+ Argon hydride cation
Potassium atom K KH+ Potassium hydrogen cation
Calcium atom Ca CaH+ Calcium monohydride cation
Scandium atom Sc ScH+ Scandium monohydride cation
Manganese atom Mn H+ Hydrogen atom cation
Gallium atom Ga GaH+ Gallium monohydride cation
Germanium atom Ge GeH+ Germaniun monohyrdide cation
Arsenic atomic As AsH+ Arsenic monohydride cation
Selenium atom Se HSe+ selenium monohydride cation
Bromine atom Br HBr+ hydrogen bromide cation
Hydrogen diatomic H2 H3+ hydrogen trimer cation
beryllium monohydride BeH BeH2+ Beryllium dihydride cation
Boron monohydride BH BH2+ Boron dihydride cation
Methylidyne CH CH2+ methylene cation
Imidogen NH NH2+ Amino cation
Hydroxyl radical OH H2O+ water cation
Hydrogen fluoride HF H2F+ dihydrogen fluoride cation
Carbon diatomic C2 C2H+ Ethynyl cation
Cyano radical CN HCN+ hydrogen cyanide cation
aluminum monohydride AlH AlH2+ aluminum dihydride cation
Carbon monoxide CO HCO+ Formyl cation
Carbon monoxide CO COH+ Carbon Monoxide, protonated
Nitrogen diatomic N2 NNH+ Dinitrogen monohydride cation
Silylidyne SiH SiH2+ silicon dihydride cation
Nitric oxide NO HNO+ Nitrosyl hydride cation
Nitric oxide NO NOH+ nitric oxide O-protonated
phosphorus monohydride PH PH2+ Phosphino cation
Oxygen diatomic O2 HO2+ Hydroperoxy cation
Mercapto radical HS H2S+ Hydrogen sulfide cation
Hydrogen chloride HCl H2Cl+ dihydrogen monochloride cation
carbon monosulfide CS HCS+ Thioformyl cation
Phosphorus monoxide PO HPO+ HPO cation
Arsenic monohydride AsH AsH2+ Arsenic dihydride cation
Selenium monohydride HSe H2Se+ Hydrogen selenide cation
hydrogen bromide HBr H2Br+ protonated hydrogen bromide
Bromine monoxide BrO HOBr+ Hypobromous acid cation
Phosphorus monoselenide PSe PH+ phosphorus monohydride cation
boron dihydride BH2 BH3+ boron trihydride cation
Methylene CH2 CH3+ methyl cation
Amino radical NH2 NH3+ ammonia cation
Water H2O H3O+ hydronium cation
Ethynyl radical C2H C2H2+ acetylene cation
Hydrogen cyanide HCN H2CN+ hydrocyanonium cation
Hydrogen cyanide HCN CNH2+ CNH2+
Hydrogen cyanide HCN HCNH+ HCNH+
hydrogen isocyanide HNC H2CN+ hydrocyanonium cation
hydrogen isocyanide HNC CNH2+ CNH2+
hydrogen isocyanide HNC HCNH+ HCNH+
aluminum dihydride AlH2 AlH3+ aluminum trihydride cation
Formyl radical HCO H2CO+ formaldehyde cation
silicon dihydride SiH2 SiH3+ Silyl cation
Phosphino radical PH2 PH3+ Phosphine cation
Hydroperoxy radical HO2 H2O2+ Hydrogen peroxide cation
Hydrogen sulfide H2S H3S+ Sulfonium cation
Carbon dioxide CO2 HOCO+ Hydrocarboxyl cation
Nitrous oxide N2O NNOH+ Nitrous Oxide, O-protonated
Nitrous oxide N2O HNNO+ Nitrous oxide, N-protonated
Carbonyl fluoride FCO HFCO+ formyl fluoride cation
Nitrogen dioxide NO2 HNO2+ nitrous acid cation
Ozone O3 O3H+ protonated ozone
Sulfur dioxide SO2 SO2H+ protonated sulfur dioxide
Thiosulfeno radical HS2 H2S2+ hydrogen disulfide cation
germylene GeH2 GeH3+ germyl cation
Arsenic dihydride AsH2 AsH3+ Arsine cation
Hydrogen selenide H2Se H3Se+ Hydrogen Selenide, protonated
Methyl radical CH3 CH4+ Methane cation
Ammonia NH3 NH4+ ammonium cation
vinylidene CCH2 C2H3+ vinyl cation
Acetylene C2H2 C2H3+ vinyl cation
Formaldehyde H2CO CH3O+ Methoxy cation
Formaldehyde H2CO CH2OH+ hydroxymethyl cation
hydroxycarbene HOCH CH3O+ Methoxy cation
hydroxycarbene HOCH CH2OH+ hydroxymethyl cation
Silyl radical SiH3 SiH4+ Silane cation
Phosphine PH3 PH4+ phosphonium cation
Hydrogen peroxide H2O2 H3O2+ hydrogen peroxide, protonated
ketenyl radical HCCO CH2CO+ Ketene cation
Thioformaldehyde H2CS H2CSH+ Thioformaldehyde, protonated
Nitrogen trifluoride NF3 NF3H+ protonated nitrogen trifluoride
vinyl C2H3 C2H4+ Ethylene cation
Methanimine CH2NH CH2NH2+ methyleneamine cation
Methoxy radical CH3O CH3OH+ Methyl alcohol cation
Hydroxymethyl radical CH2OH CH3OH+ Methyl alcohol cation
diazirine CH2NN NCNH3+ Cyanamide, protonated
diazirine CH2NN HNCNH2+ diiminomethane, protonated
diazomethane CH2NN NCNH3+ Cyanamide, protonated
diazomethane CH2NN HNCNH2+ diiminomethane, protonated
cyanamide NH2CN NCNH3+ Cyanamide, protonated
cyanamide NH2CN HNCNH2+ diiminomethane, protonated
diiminomethane HNCNH NCNH3+ Cyanamide, protonated
diiminomethane HNCNH HNCNH2+ diiminomethane, protonated
Ketene CH2CO CH3CO+ acetyl cation
Oxirene C2H2O CH3CO+ acetyl cation
ethynol HCCOH CH3CO+ acetyl cation
dioxymethyl H2COO CH3OO+ methylperoxy cation
Dioxirane CH2O2 CH3OO+ methylperoxy cation
Formic acid HCOOH CH3OO+ methylperoxy cation
thiomethoxy CH3S CH3SH+ Methanethiol cation
Nitric acid HNO3 H2NO3+ Nitric Acid, Protonated
methylmethylene CH3CH C2H5+ Ethyl cation
Ethylene C2H4 C2H5+ Ethyl cation
Methyl alcohol CH3OH CH3OH2+ Methanol, protonated
Hydrazine N2H4 N2H5+ protonated hydrazine
nitrosomethane CH3NO H2CONH2+ protonated formamide
formamide CHONH2 H2CONH2+ protonated formamide
formaldoxime CH2NOH H2CONH2+ protonated formamide
1,2-oxaziridine CNOH3 H2CONH2+ protonated formamide
hydroxymethylimine HOCHNH H2CONH2+ protonated formamide
Carbonic acid H2CO3 H3CO3+ carbonic acid, protonated
Ethyl radical C2H5 C2H6+ ethane cation
methyl amine CH3NH2 CH3NH3+ protonated methylamine
propyne CH3CCH C3H5+ Allyl cation
allene CH2CCH2 C3H5+ Allyl cation
cyclopropene C3H4 C3H5+ Allyl cation
ethenol CH2CHOH CH3CHOH+ acetaldehyde, protonated
Acetaldehyde CH3CHO CH3CHOH+ acetaldehyde, protonated
Ethylene oxide C2H4O CH3CHOH+ acetaldehyde, protonated
Methyl phosphine CH3PH2 CH3PH3+ methyl phosphine, protonated
methyl azide CH3N3 CH3NHN2+ methyl azide, protonated
Methyl nitrite CH3ONO NH3COOH+ protonated Carbamic acid
Methyl nitrite CH3ONO NH2COOH2+ Carbamic acid, O-protonated
Carbamic acid NH2COOH NH3COOH+ protonated Carbamic acid
Carbamic acid NH2COOH NH2COOH2+ Carbamic acid, O-protonated
Methane, nitro- CH3NO2 NH3COOH+ protonated Carbamic acid
Methane, nitro- CH3NO2 NH2COOH2+ Carbamic acid, O-protonated
Ethane C2H6 C2H7+ Ethane, protonated
Aziridine C2H5N C2H5NH+ Protonated Aziridine
aminoethene CH2CHNH2 C2H5NH+ Protonated Aziridine
N-methylmethanimine CH2NCH3 C2H5NH+ Protonated Aziridine
ethanimine CH3CHNH C2H5NH+ Protonated Aziridine
Urea NH2CONH2 CH5N2O+ urea, N-protonated
Urea NH2CONH2 H2NCOHNH2+ urea, protonated
2-Chloroethanol CH2ClCH2OH CH2ClCH2OH2+ 2-chloroethanol, protonated
Propene CH2CHCH3 C3H7+ Isopropyl cation
Cyclopropane C3H6 C3H7+ Isopropyl cation
Guanidine CH5N3 CH6N3+ guanidinium
Dimethylamine CH3NHCH3 (CH3)2NH2+ dimethylammonium cation
Dimethylamine CH3NHCH3 CH3CH2NH3+ ethylamine, protonated
Ethylamine CH3CH2NH2 (CH3)2NH2+ dimethylammonium cation
Ethylamine CH3CH2NH2 CH3CH2NH3+ ethylamine, protonated
Pyrrole C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, protonated
Pyrrole C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, alpha-protonated
(E)-2-Butenenitrile C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, protonated
(E)-2-Butenenitrile C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, alpha-protonated
(Z)-2-Butenenitrile C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, protonated
(Z)-2-Butenenitrile C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, alpha-protonated
Cyclopropanecarbonitrile C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, protonated
Cyclopropanecarbonitrile C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, alpha-protonated
3H-pyrrole C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, protonated
3H-pyrrole C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, alpha-protonated
2H-pyrrole C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, protonated
2H-pyrrole C4H5N C4H6N+ pyrrole, alpha-protonated
Pyridine C5H5N C5H6N+ Pyridinium
Bicyclo[1.1.0]butane-1-carbonitrile C5H5N C5H6N+ Pyridinium
2-Propanamine CH3CH(NH2)CH3 C3H7NH3+ n-propylamine, protonated
Trimethylamine N(CH3)3 C3H7NH3+ n-propylamine, protonated
1-Propanamine NH2CH2CH2CH3 C3H7NH3+ n-propylamine, protonated
1-Butanamine C(NH2)H2CH2CH2CH3 NC4H12+ tetramethyl ammonium cation
diethylamine NH(C2H5)2 NC4H12+ tetramethyl ammonium cation
2-Propanamine, 2-methyl- C(CH3)3NH2 NC4H12+ tetramethyl ammonium cation
1-Propanamine, 2-methyl- C(NH2)H2C(CH3)HCH3 NC4H12+ tetramethyl ammonium cation
2-Butanamine CH3C(NH2)HCH2CH3 NC4H12+ tetramethyl ammonium cation