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|3D model (Jmol)||Interactive image|
|Molar mass||115.357 g/mol|
|Melting point||−54 °C (−65 °F; 219 K)|
|Boiling point||5 °C (41 °F; 278 K)|
|Solubility in other solvents||1.5 g/L|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Bromine monochloride, also called bromine(I) chloride, bromochloride, and bromine chloride, is an interhalogen inorganic compound with chemical formula BrCl. It is a very reactive golden yellow gas with boiling point 5 °C and melting point −66 °C. Its CAS number is 13863-41-7 and its EINECS number is 237-601-4. It is a strong oxidizing agent.
Addition of bromine monochloride is used in some types of Li-SO2 batteries to increase voltage and energy density.