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  • 🇬🇧 Mercury
  • 🇨🇳 汞
  • 🇳🇱 Kwik
  • 🇫🇷 Mercure
  • 🇩🇪 Quecksilber
  • 🇮🇱 כספית
  • 🇮🇹 Mercurio
  • 🇯🇵 水銀
  • 🇵🇹 Mercúrio
  • 🇷🇺 Ртуть
  • 🇪🇸 Mercurio
  • 🇸🇪 Kvicksilver

Mercury: crystal structures

  • Space group: R-3mr
  • Space group number: 166
  • Structure: rhombohedral
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 300.5 pm
    • b: 300.5 pm
    • c: 300.5 pm
    • α: 70.520°
    • β: 70.520°
    • γ: 70.520°

You may view the structure of mercury:

Mercury crystal structure image (ball and stick style)
Mercury crystal structure image (ball and stick style).
Mercury crystal structure image (space filling style)
Mercury crystal structure image (space filling style).
Mercury 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

R. Mehl, and C. S. Barrett, Trans. Am. Inst. Min. Metall. Pet. Eng., 1930, 89, 575.