Flash point: 12 degrees C (53 degrees F) (closed cup) Autoignition temperature: 399 degrees C (750 degrees F) Flammable limits in air (percent by volume): Lower, 2.0; upper, 12.7 at 93 degrees C (200 degrees F)
"Flash point'? Hmm, what exactly does that mean? Are you asking what makes alcohol oh so appealing to earthlings. The liquid taste damn nice, pity about the hungover the next day thou. :-)
For ethyl alcohol it's 13 °C (55.4 °F).
Ethyl or Methyl?