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It's only carbon

Diamond is a cubic crystalline form of carbon. In addition to the diamond, following forms of carbon are known: 

  • Graphite
  • Lonsdaleite
  • Chaoite
  • Fullerenes (with a few exceptions, only synthetic),
  • Graph (synthetic)

Diamond is metastable at room temperature and normal pressure. However, the activation energy for the phase transition in the stable modification (graphite) is so high that a conversion to graphite at room temperature practically non-existent.


The diamond lattice is anisotropic, ie, from different viewing angles resulting from the spatial arrangement of atoms and their bonds have different properties.