Received 24 November 2011
In the title compound, C13H11NO3, the dihedral angle between the two benzene rings is 36.69 (2)° and the nitro and methyoxy groups are oriented at 29.12 (14) and 2.14 (12)° with respect to the benzene ring to which they are bonded.
Data collection: CAD-4 Software (Enraf-Nonius, 1985); cell refinement: CAD-4 Software; data reduction: XCAD4 (Harms & Wocadlo, 1995); program(s) used to solve structure: SHELXS97 (Sheldrick, 2008); program(s) used to refine structure: SHELXL97 (Sheldrick, 2008); molecular graphics: SHELXTL (Sheldrick, 2008); software used to prepare material for publication: SHELXTL.
Supplementary data and figures for this paper are available from the IUCr electronic archives (Reference: PV2490 ).
The authors thank the Center of Testing and Analysis, Nanjing University, for the data collection.
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