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Cochise College               
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Roger Weller, geology instructor    copyright 2010-R.Weller

model of graphite molecular structure-3
When viewed from this angle, the molecular structure of
graphite displays a hexagonal symmetry.  The tight configuration
of carbon atoms within a layer can also be observed.


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Photo is copyright free only for non-commercial educational uses.
Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.

This molecular model is available from the Klinger Company