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Unformatted text preview: opposed to one another. In this case a plane cutting through the Br-NH 3 axis will yield a mirror image. Cl Cl NH 3 NH 3 Looking down the Br atom, through the Co atom, and toward the NH 3 ligand, you can see that the Cl and NH 3 appear as though they are mirrored to one another with respect to the plane. Therefore this molecule is not chiral....
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