Osmium: crystal structures

  • Space group: P63/mmc
  • Space group number: 194
  • Structure: hcp (hexagonal close-packed)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 273.44 pm
    • b: 273.44 pm
    • c: 431.73 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 120.000°

You may view the structure of osmium:

osmiumcrystal structure image (ball and stick style)
osmium crystal structure image (space filling style)

References

V. A. Finkel, M. I. Palatnik, and G. P. Kovtun, Phys. Met. Metall., 1971, 32, 231.

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