# Azides

Azide is the anion with the formula \(N_3^−\). It is the conjugate base of hydrazoic acid (\(HN_3\)). \(N_3^−\) is a linear anion that is isoelectronic with \(CO_2\) and \(N_2O\).

Azide is the anion with the formula \(N_3^−\). It is the conjugate base of hydrazoic acid (\(HN_3\)). \(N_3^−\) is a linear anion that is isoelectronic with \(CO_2\) and \(N_2O\).