Wikipedia:  

palmitic acid

hexadecanoate; PALMITATE; Hexadecanoate; Hexadecanoic acid (9CI); Cetylic acid; 1-Pentadecanecarboxylic acid; hexaectylic acid; hexadecanoic acid; C16 fatty acid; Palmitinic acid; 1-HEXYLDECANOIC ACID
Molecular Formula
C16 H32 O2
Natural Isotopic Abundance Mass
256.42408
Mono-Isotopic Molecular Masses
C12N14:   256.2402302714
C13N14:   272.2939076762
C12N15:   256.2402302714
C13N15:   272.2939076762
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palmitic acid
InCHi String:
InChI=1S/C16H32O2/c1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10-11-12-13-14-15-16(17)18/h2-15H2,1H3,(H,17,18)

canonical and isomeric SMILES:
CCCCCCCCCCCCCCCC(=O)O


PUBCHEM iupac NAME: PUBCHEM iupac SYSTEMATIC NAME
hexadecanoic acid

PUBCHEM iupac TRADITIONAL NAME: PUBCHEM iupac OPENEYE NAME: PUBCHEM iupac CAS NAME
palmitic acid



PubChem Substance (SID):   85165365   4265933   47207027
PubChem Compound (CID):   985
KEGG: Compound ID   D05341
CAS Registry IDs:   57-10-3
PDB Chemical Component   FAT   PLM
Miscellaneous Databases and IDs:   Sigma-Aldrich P5585_SIGMA   EPA DSSTox 47625   LipidMAPS LMFA01010001   HSDB 5001   BioCyc PALMITATE   SMID FAT   ChemSpider 13887564   BIND 1293   MMCD cq_00181   MDL MFCD00002747

Reference data were obtained primarily from the PubChem database.

Three dimensional molecular rendering uses Jmol.