Periodic Table of the Elements: Terbium

Name: Terbium
Symbol: Tb
Atomic Number: 65
Atomic Mass: 158.924
Atomic Volume: 19.25 cc/mol
Discovered By: First isolated by Mosander in 1843
Discovery Date: 1843
Origin of Name: Terbium - Ytterby, a village in Sweden. Four elements are named for Ytterby: Yttrium, Ytterbium, Terbium, and Erbium
Toxicity: ???
Summary: A rare earth lanthanide.


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