Europium: crystal structure

  • Space group: Im-3m (Space group number: 229)
  • Structure: bcc (body-centred cubic)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 458.1 pm
    • b: 458.1 pm
    • c: 458.1 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 90.000°

You may view the structure of europium:

europium crystal structure image (space filling style)
europiumcrystal structure image (ball and stick style)

References

I. R. Harris, and G. V. Raynor, J. Less-Common Metals, 1969, 17, 336.

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