|Origin of Name
||From Greek word neos, meaning new
|Date of Discovery
||In 1898 in England
Ramsay and Morris W. Travers
- There are no common compounds using neon.
- It is the fourth most abundant element in the universe, but only it represents only
0.0018% of the earth's atmosphere.
- It is the second lightest noble gas.
- The neon sign was first used by Georges
Claude in Paris in 19l0.
- Neon lights
- Gas lasers
- Lightening arrestors
- Television tubes
- High voltage indicators
- Wave meter tubes