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Record Information
Version4.0
StatusExpected but not Quantified
Creation Date2012-09-11 18:37:20 UTC
Update Date2019-07-23 06:14:30 UTC
HMDB IDHMDB0033848
Secondary Accession Numbers
  • HMDB33848
Metabolite Identification
Common NameMethyl decanoate
DescriptionMethyl decanoate is a constituent of many plants.
Structure
Data?1563862470
Synonyms
ValueSource
Capric acid methyl esterHMDB
Decanoic acid methyl esterHMDB
Decanoic acid, methyl esterHMDB
Decanoic acid,methyl esterHMDB
Metholene 2095HMDB
Methyl caprateHMDB
Methyl caprinateHMDB
Methyl N-caprateHMDB
Methyl N-decanoateHMDB
Methyl-N-caprateHMDB
N-Capric acid methyl esterHMDB
Uniphat a30HMDB
Chemical FormulaC11H22O2
Average Molecular Weight186.2912
Monoisotopic Molecular Weight186.161979948
IUPAC Namemethyl decanoate
Traditional Namemethyl decanoate
CAS Registry Number110-42-9
SMILES
CCCCCCCCCC(=O)OC
InChI Identifier
InChI=1S/C11H22O2/c1-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11(12)13-2/h3-10H2,1-2H3
InChI KeyYRHYCMZPEVDGFQ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Chemical Taxonomy
DescriptionThis compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as fatty acid methyl esters. These are compounds containing a fatty acid that is esterified with a methyl group. They have the general structure RC(=O)OR', where R=fatty aliphatic tail or organyl group and R'=methyl group.
KingdomOrganic compounds
Super ClassLipids and lipid-like molecules
ClassFatty Acyls
Sub ClassFatty acid esters
Direct ParentFatty acid methyl esters
Alternative Parents
Substituents
  • Fatty acid methyl ester
  • Methyl ester
  • Carboxylic acid ester
  • Monocarboxylic acid or derivatives
  • Carboxylic acid derivative
  • Hydrocarbon derivative
  • Organooxygen compound
  • Carbonyl group
  • Aliphatic acyclic compound
Molecular FrameworkAliphatic acyclic compounds
External Descriptors
Ontology
Disposition

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Physical Properties
StateLiquid
Experimental Properties
PropertyValueReference
Melting Point-18 °CNot Available
Boiling PointNot AvailableNot Available
Water Solubility0.0044 mg/mL at 20 °CNot Available
LogP4.41Not Available
Predicted Properties
PropertyValueSource
Water Solubility0.019 g/LALOGPS
logP4.58ALOGPS
logP3.74ChemAxon
logS-4ALOGPS
pKa (Strongest Basic)-7ChemAxon
Physiological Charge0ChemAxon
Hydrogen Acceptor Count1ChemAxon
Hydrogen Donor Count0ChemAxon
Polar Surface Area26.3 ŲChemAxon
Rotatable Bond Count9ChemAxon
Refractivity54.25 m³·mol⁻¹ChemAxon
Polarizability23.64 ųChemAxon
Number of Rings0ChemAxon
Bioavailability1ChemAxon
Rule of FiveYesChemAxon
Ghose FilterYesChemAxon
Veber's RuleYesChemAxon
MDDR-like RuleYesChemAxon
Spectra
Spectrum TypeDescriptionSplash KeyView
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized)splash10-000i-9300000000-f310ef64d02f2f67c70eJSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-00dr-9000000000-6e2287350d21d8862470JSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - CI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-000i-0900000000-0ef5d8592afad4041e91JSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-00dl-9100000000-c96b4aca87b5230e393dJSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - EI-B (Non-derivatized)splash10-00dl-9000000000-e9af40c8b9364ca00540JSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized)splash10-000i-9300000000-f310ef64d02f2f67c70eJSpectraViewer | MoNA
GC-MSGC-MS Spectrum - GC-EI-TOF (Non-derivatized)splash10-000i-9500000000-324c5edad3954d1eb94fJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted GC-MSPredicted GC-MS Spectrum - GC-MS (Non-derivatized) - 70eV, Positivesplash10-052b-9300000000-40215ccdec9f73350801JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Positivesplash10-052r-0900000000-bcb237e5472aa088742bJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Positivesplash10-06ri-4900000000-f20c6a89e0385d04af6fJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Positivesplash10-052f-9000000000-a4c7955ac6dd470b6262JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 10V, Negativesplash10-000i-0900000000-b5b667fdd4c8f97034eeJSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 20V, Negativesplash10-0f79-1900000000-36206ed11fb1e27f2ef4JSpectraViewer | MoNA
Predicted LC-MS/MSPredicted LC-MS/MS Spectrum - 40V, Negativesplash10-052f-9400000000-bdba0679fdbdca41879cJSpectraViewer | MoNA
1D NMR1H NMR SpectrumNot AvailableJSpectraViewer
1D NMR13C NMR SpectrumNot AvailableJSpectraViewer
Biological Properties
Cellular Locations
  • Extracellular
  • Membrane
Biospecimen LocationsNot Available
Tissue LocationsNot Available
Pathways
Normal Concentrations
Not Available
Abnormal Concentrations
Not Available
Associated Disorders and Diseases
Disease ReferencesNone
Associated OMIM IDsNone
DrugBank IDNot Available
Phenol Explorer Compound IDNot Available
FoodDB IDFDB012026
KNApSAcK IDC00035690
Chemspider ID7759
KEGG Compound IDNot Available
BioCyc IDNot Available
BiGG IDNot Available
Wikipedia LinkNot Available
METLIN IDNot Available
PubChem Compound8050
PDB IDNot Available
ChEBI IDNot Available
Food Biomarker OntologyNot Available
VMH IDNot Available
References
Synthesis ReferenceNot Available
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)Not Available
General References
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