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  • 🇬🇧 Lanthanum
  • 🇨🇳 鑭
  • 🇳🇱 Lanthaan
  • 🇫🇷 Lanthane
  • 🇩🇪 Lanthan
  • 🇮🇱 לנתן
  • 🇮🇹 Lantanio
  • 🇯🇵 ランタン
  • 🇵🇹 Lantânio
  • 🇷🇺 Лантан
  • 🇪🇸 Lantano
  • 🇸🇪 Lantan

Lanthanum: crystal structures

  • Space group: P63/mmc
  • Space group number: 194
  • Structure: hcp (hexagonal close-packed)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 377.2 pm
    • b: 377.2 pm
    • c: 1214.4 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 120.000°

You may view the structure of lanthanum:

Lanthanum crystal structure image (ball and stick style)
Lanthanum crystal structure image (ball and stick style).
Lanthanum crystal structure image (space filling style)
Lanthanum crystal structure image (space filling style).
Lanthanum crystal structure image displayed using JSMol. Try rotating the picture. The JSMol logo at the bottom right of the image is a popup menu allowing furher tinteraction with the structure

References

B. J. Beaudry and P. E. Palmer, J. Less-Common Metals, 1974, 34, 225.