Beryllium: crystal structures

  • Space group: P63/mmc
  • Space group number: 194
  • Structure: hcp (hexagonal close-packed)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 228.58 pm
    • b: 228.58 pm
    • c: 358.43 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 120.000°

You may view the structure of beryllium:

berylliumcrystal structure image (ball and stick style)
beryllium crystal structure image (space filling style)

References

Y.W. Yang and P. Coppens, Acta Crystallogr., 1978, 34A, 61.

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