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Number of Neutrons in Oxygen

How many neutrons are there in the oxygen atom?

8.

The oxygen atom has 8 neutrons or neutral subatomic particles that are found in its atomic nuclei. It is the most abundant element that can be found on Earth. One-fifth of the Earth’s atmosphere and almost half of its crust is made up of oxygen. It is also the third most abundant element in the universe by mass.

This fact is verified on : February 3, 2010.





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