Lead: crystal structures

  • Space group: Fm-3m
  • Space group number: 225
  • Structure: ccp (cubic close-packed)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 495.08 pm
    • b: 495.08 pm
    • c: 495.08 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 90.000°

You may view the structure of lead:

leadcrystal structure image (ball and stick style)
lead crystal structure image (space filling style)

References

H. P. Klug, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1946, 68, 1493.

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