Atomic Number: 78
Atomic Mass: 195.084
Platinum is the Spanish name for silver. Platinum is found in deposits of Gold-Bearing sands. Primarily found in the Ural Mountains. Platinum is used mainly for Vehicle emissions control devices and Jewelry. But it is also used for Investment, electrodes, Anti-cancer drugs, and spark plugs.
Melting Point: 2045
Boiling Point: 4100
Abundance in the Earths Crust: .0037