How Cold is Liquid Nitrogen?

How cold a temperature does Liquid Nitrogen reach?

Nitrogen exits in a liquid form between the temperatures of -196 degrees Celsius (77 Kelvins or -321 Fahrenheit) and -210 degrees Celsius (63 Kelvins or -346 Fahrenheit).

Due to Liquid Nitrogen’s extremely low temperatures, when using the substance special precautions should be taken to avoid it ever coming in direct contact with the skin.

Direct contact can cause irreversible tissue damage so protective clothing should be worn when handling.

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