View Structure: COD 4103958 (Mg-ρ-ZMOF)

Number of topological features per unit cell.
AtomsPortalsChannelsCages JunctionsConnections
1200216 864660332
Pore size distribution.
% Pore Volume in Features Total Pore Volume
Channel Diameter (Å) Cage Diameter (Å)  
% of Total
< 44–6> 6 < 66–8> 8 
2 9  15 8 66  0.41246
Accessible volume and surface area as a function of molecule size.
Volume (cm3/g) Surface Area (m2/g)
Characteristic Molecule Diam. (Å)  Characteristic Molecule Diam. (Å)
2468  2468
0.4070.341  837837
Pore characterization quantities.
Largest Cavity
Diameter (Å)
Pore Limiting
Diameter (Å)
Unit cell parameters.
  Cell Lengths (Å) Cell Angles (deg.)
 abc αβγ
229 30.9830.9830.98
International Tables for Crystallography A (2006).

Citation: Nouar, F.; Eckert, J.; Eubank, J. F.; Forster, P.; Eddaoudi, M. Zeolite-like Metal-Organic Frameworks (ZMOFs) as Hydrogen Storage Platform: Lithium and Magnesium Ion-Exchange and H2-(rho-ZMOF) Interaction Studies. Journal of the American Chemical Society 131, 2864-2870 (2009).

Metal-organic framework structure from the Crystallography Open Database (COD 4103958). Download CIF File

Citing MOFomics

Please acknowledge use of characterization results from MOFomics using the following citation:

First, E. L., Floudas, C. A. MOFomics: Computational pore characterization of metal-organic frameworks. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 165:32–39, 2013.