Follow the Formation of
the C-O Bond from the
van der Waals Complex,
through the Transition State,
and onto the product


C-O bond distance
in picometers
398(VDW complex A)
390 | 380
370 | 350
330 | 310
290 | 270
250 | 230
210 | 190
170 | 160
155
154(Z-TS)
150 | 147
143 | 140
138(Z-Product)