At what temperature do diamonds burn?

Answer Diamonds burn at high temperatures between 1,292 and 1,652 degrees Fahrenheit (700 and 900 degrees Centigrade). Diamonds also can melt (turn from a solid to a liquid) and boil (turn from a liquid t... Read More »

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At what temperature do diamonds melt?

Diamonds are an allotrope of the element carbon. The temperature at which diamonds melt, known as the melting or freezing point, is 3,550 degrees Celsius (equivalent to 3,823 kelvins or 6,422 degre... Read More »

Do diamonds burn?

Diamonds are the hardest gemstone, and the hardest natural substance on earth. While diamonds are sometimes thought to be fireproof, it is possible to burn a diamond during exposure to extreme heat... Read More »

At what temperature and pressure are diamonds formed?

The formation of diamonds requires temperatures of 900 to 1,200 degrees Celsius, which equals about 1,652 to 2,192 degrees Fahrenheit, along with pressure of 5 to 6 gigapascal, which equals 725,189... Read More »

At what temperature does wood burn?

Wood goes through several stages before burning. As temperature increases, moisture boils off. At 450 degrees F, wood particles form volatiles, which produce the flames we see. At 750 degrees F com... Read More »