Phosphorus: crystal structure

  • Space group: H (Space group number: 2)
  • Structure: triclinic
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 1145 pm
    • b: 550.3 pm
    • c: 1126.1 pm
    • α: 71.840°
    • β: 90.370°
    • γ: 71.560°

You may view the structure of phosphorus:

phosphorus crystal structure image (space filling style)
phosphoruscrystal structure image (ball and stick style)

References

A. Simon, H. Borrmann and H. Craubner, Phosphorus and Sulfur and the Related Elements, 1987, 30, 507.

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