PCl5 D3h


PCL5

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PCl5 contains a C3 main rotation axis and 3 perpendicular C2 axes. There are 3 σv planes and a σh plane. Hence PCl5 belongs to the D3h point group.

Improper Rotations Explained

 

Pointgroup Flow Chart

Dnd | Dnh | Dn Pointgroups