ENSDF Decay Data in the MIRD
(Medical Internal Radiation Dose) Format
for 60Co

27-COBALT-60 27-COBALT-60M
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27-COBALT-60

Halflife = 5.2714 Years Jul-1993
Decay Mode: beta-
Radiations


y(i)
(Bq-s)-1


E(i)
(MeV)


y(i)E(i)

beta- 1 9.9910-01 9.57710-02 * 9.5710-02
beta- 2 1.1010-04 2.74910-01 * 3.0210-05
beta- 3 5.7010-04 6.25910-01 * 3.5710-04
gamma 1 7.6010-05 3.46910-01 2.6410-05
gamma 2 7.6010-05 8.26310-01 6.2810-05
gamma 3 1.00 1.173 1.17
gamma 4 1.00 1.333 1.33
gamma 5 1.1110-05 2.159 2.4010-05
gamma 6 2.0010-08 2.505 5.0110-08

Listed X, gamma, and gamma Radiations 2.51
Listed beta, ce, and Auger Radiations 9.6110-02
Listed Radiations 2.60

*   Average Energy (MeV).


Nickel-60 Daughter is stable.





27-COBALT-60M

Halflife = 10.467 Minutes Jul-1993
E(excitation) = 0.0586 MeV
Decay Modes: IT, beta-
Radiations


y(i)
(Bq-s)-1


E(i)
(MeV)


y(i)E(i)

gamma 1 2.0410-02 5.86010-02 1.1910-03
ce-K, gamma 1 7.9110-01 5.08910-02 4.0210-02
ce-L, gamma 1 1.4010-01 5.76810-02 a 8.1010-03
Kalpha1 X-ray 1.7910-01 6.93010-03 1.2410-03
Kalpha2 X-ray 9.1410-02 6.91510-03 6.3210-04
Kbeta X-ray 3.7110-02 7.65010-03 * 2.8310-04
L X-ray 9.0910-03 7.80010-04 * 7.0910-06
Auger-K 4.8410-01 6.07010-03 * 2.9410-03
Auger-L 1.25 7.50010-04 * 9.4010-04
beta- 1 8.4010-05 2.48810-01 * 2.0910-05
beta- 2 2.3010-03 6.06410-01 * 1.3910-03
gamma 1 7.6810-05 8.26310-01 6.3510-05
gamma 2 2.4010-03 1.333 3.2010-03
gamma 3 7.2010-06 2.159 1.5510-05

Listed X, gamma, and gamma Radiations 6.6310-03
Listed beta, ce, and Auger Radiations 5.3610-02
Listed Radiations 6.0310-02

*   Average Energy (MeV).
a   Maximum Energy (MeV) for subshell.


Cobalt-60 Daughter, yield 9.9810-01, is radioactive.
Nickel-60 Daughter, yield 2.4010-03, is stable.







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Parent Decays Feeding 60Co
Parent Mode
60Fe beta-
60Co IT