Atomic Orbitals

The orbitals can be viewed in any order by clicking on the appropriate name in the table below. If this is your first time going through these images, start by clicking on the 1s orbital. Step through the orbitals by clicking "next orbital". Make sure to use the mouse to rotate each orbital.

Principal Quantum
Number
                 
1 1s                
2 2s 2pz              
3   3pz 3dzx 3d(x2-y2) 3dz2        
4           4fxy2 4fz2x 4fz3 4fz(x2-y2)

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