A naturally occurring bright yellow, inert, metallic chemical element. The most ductile and malleable of all metals and one of the densest, it is a precious metal and is frequently used in the manufacture of coins, bullion, dental restorations, electronics and jewelry.

Chemical Symbol Au
Atomic  Number 79
Atomic Weight 196.97
Melting Point 1947.52 °F / 1064.18 °C
Boiling Point 5378  °F / 2970 °C
Density 19.30 g/cm3


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