Image: Crystal group 6: Hexagonal - Prism and Pyramid

Crystal group 6: Hexagonal - Prism and Pyramid

Crystal group 6: Hexagonal - Prism and Pyramid

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Notes

Hexagonal (hex): where the horizontal (a) and (b) axes are of equal length but the angles between the horizontal axes are 60°/120°. There is a six-fold rotation axis.

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