Copper: crystal structures

  • Space group: Fm-3m
  • Space group number: 225
  • Structure: ccp (cubic close-packed)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 361.49 pm
    • b: 361.49 pm
    • c: 361.49 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 90.000°

You may view the structure of copper:

coppercrystal structure image (ball and stick style)
copper crystal structure image (space filling style)


M. E. Straumanis and L. S. Yu, Acta Crystallogr., 1969, 25A, 676.

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