Plutonium: crystal structure

  • Space group: P21/m (Space group number: 11)
  • Structure: monoclinic
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 618.3 pm
    • b: 482.2 pm
    • c: 1096.3 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 101.790°
    • γ: 90.000°

You may view the structure of plutonium:

plutoniumcrystal structure image (ball and stick style)


W. H. Zachariasen and F. H. Ellinger, Acta Crystallogr., 1963, 16, 777.

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