IXAS X-ray Data for the Elements

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H He
Li Be B C N O F Ne
Na Mg Al Si P S Cl Ar
K Ca Sc Ti V Cr Mn Fe Co Ni Cu Zn Ga Ge As Se Br Kr
Rb Sr Y Zr Nb Mo Tc Ru Rh Pd Ag Cd In Sn Sb Te I Xe
Cs Ba La Hf Ta W Re Os Ir Pt Au Hg Tl Pb Bi Po At Rn
Fr Ra Ac
Ce Pr Nd Pm Sm Eu Gd Tb Dy Ho Er Tm Yb Lu
Th Pa U Np Pu Am Cm Bk Cf



Atomic Data for Mg
 Property     Value 
  Atomic Number:   12
  Atomic Mass:   24.305
  Density (gm / cm^3):   1.738
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X-ray absorption edges for Mg
  Edge     Energy (eV)     Fluorescence Yield   Edge Jump
    K   1303.0   0.0256752   12.02
    L1   88.6   2e-05   1.0
    L2   49.6   0.0012   1.0
    L3   49.21   1.2e-13   1.0
    M1   2.0   5.04e-06   1.0
    M2   1.0   0.0   1.0
    M3   1.0   0.0   1.0
X-ray fluorescence lines for Mg
  Line     Energy (eV)     Intensity
    Ka1 (K - L3 )   1253.79   0.592111
    Ka2 (K - L2 )   1253.4   0.29724
    Ka3 (K - L1 )   1214.4   0.000130028
    Kb1 (K - M3 )   1302.0   0.072806
    Kb3 (K - M2 )   1302.0   0.0377135
    Lb3 (L1 - M3 )   87.6   0.586166
    Lb4 (L1 - M2 )   87.6   0.413833
    Ll (L3 - M1 )   47.21   1.0
    Ln (L2 - M1 )   47.6   1.0