05: octahedron

ray traced image of the octahedron (05)

Wythoff Symbol: 4|2 3

Vertex Configuration: {3, 3, 3, 3}

Number of Faces:       8
Number of Edges:      12
Number of Vertices:    6

Symmetry Group: octahedral

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