Nitrogen: crystal structure

  • Space group: P63/mmc (Space group number: 194)
  • Structure: hcp (hexagonal close-packed)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 386.1 pm
    • b: 386.1 pm
    • c: 626.5 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 120.000°

You may view the structure of nitrogen:

nitrogencrystal structure image (ball and stick style)

References

A.F. Schuch and R.L. Mills, J. Chem. Phys., 1970, 52, 6000.

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