Orbitals

Orbitals

For 1s, 2p, 3d, 4f the axis limits are the same. For 5f a different set of axis limits are used. The images given on wikipedia are good, but are not all at the same scale, hence the reason why I have created this page.

1s Orbital

s.png

2p Orbitals

2porbitals

3d Orbitals

3d orbitals

Upper Left to Right: xy , z2 , x2-y2
Lower Left to Right: yz, xz

4f Orbitals (general set)

4f

Upper Left to Right: y(3x2-y2) , z3 , z(x2-y2) , yz2
Lower Left to Right: xz2, xyz, x(x2-3y2)

5f Orbitals (general set)

5f_angled

Upper Left to Right: y(3x2-y2) , z3 , z(x2-y2) , yz2
Lower Left to Right: xz2, xyz, x(x2-3y2)

Viewed down x axis

5f_down_x

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