Neodymium: crystal structures

  • Space group: P63/mmc
  • Space group number: 194
  • Structure: hcp (hexagonal close-packed)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 365.8 pm
    • b: 365.8 pm
    • c: 1179.9 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 120.000°

You may view the structure of neodymium:

neodymiumcrystal structure image (ball and stick style)
neodymium crystal structure image (space filling style)


F. H. Spedding, A. H. Daane, and K. W. Herrmann, Trans. Am. Inst. Min. Metall. Pet. Eng., 1957, 209, 895.

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