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Accoustic Properties for

Liquids-


Liquids

 

Velocity, Longitudinal 

Density

g/cm3

Acoustic Impedance

g/cm2-sec
x105

cm/µs

in/µs

Acetate, Butyl (n)

.127

.05

.871

1.02

Acetate, Ethyl

.118

.0465

.900

1.6

Acetate, Methyl

.115

.0453

.928

1.07

Acetate, Propyl

.118

.0465

.891

1.05

Acetone

.117

.0461

.790

.929

Acetonitrile

.129

.0508

.783

1.01

Acetonyl Acetone

.140

.0551

.729

1.359

Acetylendicloride

.102

.0402

1.26

1.280

Alcohol, Butyl

.124

.0488

.810

1.003

Alcohol, Ethyl

.118

.0465

.789

.93

Alcohol, Furfuryl

.145

.0571

1.135

1.645

Alcohol, Methyl

.112

.0441

.792

.889

Alcohol, Propyl (i)

.117

.0461

.786

.919

Alcohol, Propyl (n)

.122

.048

.804

.983

Alcohol, t-Amyl

.120

.0472

.810

.976

Alkazene 13

.132

.052

.860

1.132

Analine

.169

.0665

1.022

1.675

Benzene

.130

.0512

.870

1.129

Benzol

.133

.0524

.878

1.16

Benzol, Ethyl

.134

.0528

.868

1.16

Bromoform

.092

.0362

2.890

2.670

Butylene Glycol (2.3)

.148

.0583

1.019

1.511

Butyrate, Ethyl

.117

.0461

.877

1.03

Carbitol

.146

.0575

.988

1.431

Carbon Bisulfide

.116

.0457

N/A

N/A

Carbon Disulfide

.115

.0453

1.26

1.449

Carbon Tetracloride

.093

.0366

1.595

1.478

Castor Oil

.148

.0583

.969

1.430

Chlorobenzene

.130

.0512

1.10

1.432

Chloroform

.0987

.0389

1.49

1.471

Cylclohexanol

.145

.0571

.962

1.40

Cyclohexanone

.142

.0559

.948

1.391

 

 

 

 

Diacetyl

.124

.0488

.990

1.222

Dichloroisobutane (1,3)

.122

.048

1.14

1.390

Diesel Oil

.125

.0492

N/A

N/A

Diethylene Glycol

.158

.0622

1.116

1.770

Diethyl Ketone

.131

.0516

.813

1.07

Dimethyl Phthalate

.146

.0575

1.20

1.758

d-Fenchone

.132

.052

.940

1.241

Dioxane

.138

.0543

.1033

1.425

Dipheynyl in diphenyl oxide 26.5%

.150

.0591

N/A

N/A

 

Ethanol Amide

.172

.0677

1.018

1.755

Ethyl Acetate

.199

.0783

.90

1.069

Ethyl Ether

.0986

.0388

.713

.702

Ethylene Glycol

.166

.0654

1.113

1.847

 

Fluorosilicone Oil Dow FS-1265

.076

.0299

N/A

N/A

Formamide

.162

.0638

1.134

1.842

Furfural

.145

.0571

1.157

1.670

 

 

 

 

 

Gasoline

.125

.0492

.803

1.00

Glycerin

.192

.0756

1.26

2.42

Gravity Fuel Oil AA

.149

.0587

.99

1.472

Isopentane

.0992

.0391

.62

.615

Kerosene

.132

.052

.81

1.072

Linalool

.140

.0551

.884

1.23

Linseed Oil

.177

.0697

.922

1.63

 

 

 

 

 

Mercury 20 C

.142

.0559

13.87

19.7

Mesityloxide

.131

.0516

.85

1.115

Methylenthylketone

.121

.0476

.805

.972

Methyl Iodide

.098

.0386

N/A

N/A

Methyl Napthalene

.151

.0594

1.090

1.645

Mathyl Acetate

.121

.0476

.934

1.131

Monochlorobenzene

.127

.05

1.107

1.411

Morpholine

.144

.0567

1.000

1.442

Motor Oil (SAE 20)

.174

.0685

.870

1.51

M-xylol

.132

.052

.864

1.145

 

   

 

 

n-Hexanol

.130

.0512

.819

1.065

Nitrobenzene

.146

.0575

1.2

1.758

Nitromethane

.133

.0524

1.13

1.504

 

 

 

 

 

Olive Oil

.143

.0563

.948

1.391

Paraffin Oil

.142

.0559

.835

1.86

Paraffin (15 C)

.130

.0512

N/A

N/A

Peanut Oil

.146

.0575

.936

1.365

Pentane

.101

.0398

.621

.626

Petroleum

.129

.0508

.825

1.07

Polypropylene oxide (38 C) Ambiflo

.137

.0539

N/A

N/A

Polypropylene glycol (38 C) (Polyglycol P-400)

.130

.0512

N/A

N/A

Polypropylene glycol (38 C) (Polyglycol P-1200)

.130

.0512

N/A

N/A

Polypropylene glycol (38 C) (Polyglycol P-400)

.157

.0618

N/A

N/A

Pyridine

.141

.0555

.982

1.39

Salt Solution (10%)

.147

.0579

N/A

N/A

Salt Solution (15%)

.153

.0602

N/A

N/A

Salt Solution (20%)

.160

.063

N/A

N/A

Silicone (30 centipoise)

.099

.039

.993

.985

Silicone Oil (25 C) Dow 710 Fluid

.135

.0531

N/A

N/A

Solvessa #3

.137

.0539

.877

.201

Sperm Oil

.144

.0567

.88

1.268

Tallow (16 C)

.039

.0154

N/A

N/A

tert Butyl Chloride

.098

.0386

.84

.827

Tetraethylene Glycol

.158

.0622

1.12

1.784

Transformer Oil

.139

.0547

.92

1.28

Trichlorethylene

.105

.0413

1.48

1.55

Triethylene Glycol

.161

.0634

1.123

1.975

Turpentine

.128

.0504

.893

1.14

Univis 800

.135

.0531

.870

1.191

Water (20 C)

.148

.0583

1.00

1.483

Water D2O

.140

.0551

1.104

1.54

Water (Sea)

.153

.0602

1.025

1.572

Xylene Hexaflouride

.088

.0346

1.37

1.205

Data compiled by Xactex Corporation.  Sources of original data are unknown.

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