Received 13 February 2013
aDepartment of Physics, The Madura College, Madurai 625 011, India,bDepartment of Organic Chemistry, School of Chemistry, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai 625 021, India, and cDepartment of Food Science and Technology, University of Ruhuna, Mapalana, Kamburupitiya 81100, Sri Lanka
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In the title compound, C20H17N3O4, the central pyran ring adopts a boat conformation with the O atom and diagonally opposite C atoms displaced by 0.1171 (1) and 0.1791 (1) Å, respectively, from the mean plane defined by the other four atoms. The coplanar atoms of the pyran ring and the methoxybenzene ring are nearly perpendicular, as evidenced by the dihedral angle 87.01 (1)°. The amine H atom forms an intramolecular N-HO(nitro) hydrogen bond. In the crystal, molecules are linked into dimeric aggregates by N-HO(nitro) hydrogen bonds, generating an R22(12) graph-set motif.
For background to compounds containing the 4H-pyran unit, see: Brahmachari (2010); Hatakeyama et al. (1988). For 2-amino-4H-pyrans as photoactive materials, see: Armetso et al. (1989). For graph-set motifs, see: Bernstein et al. (1995). For ring conformation analysis, see: Cremer & Pople (1975).
Data collection: APEX2 (Bruker, 2004); cell refinement: SAINT (Bruker, 2004); data reduction: SAINT; program(s) used to solve structure: SHELXS97 (Sheldrick, 2008); program(s) used to refine structure: SHELXL97 (Sheldrick, 2008); molecular graphics: PLATON (Spek, 2009); software used to prepare material for publication: SHELXL97.
Supplementary data and figures for this paper are available from the IUCr electronic archives (Reference: TK5197 ).
JS thanks the UGC for the FIST support. JS and RV thank the management of Madura College for their encouragement and support. RRK thanks the DST, NewDelhi, for funds under the fast-track scheme (No·SR/FT/CS-073/2009).
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