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Typical values for proton NMR chemical shifts

Chemical shift values are in parts per million (ppm) relative to tetramethylsilane.

Hydrogen type

Chemical shift (ppm)

RCH3

0.9 - 1.0

RCH2R

1.2 - 1.7

R3CH

1.5 – 2.0

 

2.0 – 2.3

 

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1.5 – 1.8

 

RNH2

 

1 - 3

ArCH3

 

2.2 – 2.4

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2.3 – 3.0

ROCH3

3.7 – 3.9

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3.7 – 3.9

ROH

1 - 5

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3.7 – 6.5

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5 - 9

ArH

6.0 – 8.7

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9.5 – 10.0

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10 - 13

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  • Organic Chemistry With a Biological Emphasis by Tim Soderberg (University of Minnesota, Morris)