Magono and Lee Classification of Snow Crystals Part 1

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N1a Elementary needle N1a
Elementary needle
C1f Hollow column C1f
Hollow column
P2b Stellar crystal with sectorlike ends P2b
Stellar crystal with sectorlike ends
N1b Bundle of elementary needles N1b
Bundle of elementary needles
C1g Solid thick plate C1g
Solid thick plate
P2c Dendritic crystal with plates at end P2c
Dendritic crystal with plates at end
N1c Elementary sheath N1c
Elementary sheath
C1h Thick plate of skeleton form C1h
Thick plate of skeleton form
P2d Dendritic crystal with sectorlike ends P2d
Dendritic crystal with sectorlike ends
N1d Bundle of elementary sheaths N1d
Bundle of elementary sheaths
C1i Scroll C1i
Scroll
P2e Plate with simple extensions P2e
Plate with simple extensions
N1e Long solid column N1e
Long solid column
C2a Combination of bullets C2a
Combination of bullets
P2f Plate with sectorlike extensions P2f
Plate with sectorlike extensions
N2a Combination of needles N2a
Combination of needles
C2b Combination of columns C2b* Combination of columns P2g Plate with dendritic extensions P2g
Plate with dendritic extensions
N2b Combination of sheaths N2b*
Combination of sheaths
P1a Hexagonal plate P1a
Hexagonal plate
P3a Two-branched crystal P3a*
Two-branched crystal
N2c Combination of long solid columns N2c
Combination of long solid columns
P1b Crystal with sectorlike branches P1b
Crystal with sectorlike branches
P3b Three-branched crystal P3b*
Three-branched crystal
C1a Pyramid C1a
Pyramid
P1c Crystal with broad branches P1c
Crystal with broad branches
P3c Four-branched crystal P3c
Four-branched crystal
C1b Cup C1b
Cup
P1d Stellar crystal P1d
Stellar crystal
P4a Broad branch crystal with 12 branches P4a*
Broad branch crystal with 12 branches
C1c Solid bullet C1c
Solid bullet
P1e Ordinary dendritic crystal P1e
Ordinary dendritic crystal
P4b Dendritic crystal with 12 branches P4b*
Dendritic crystal with 12 branches
C1d Hollow bullet C1d
Hollow bullet
P1f Fernlike crystal P1f
Fernlike crystal
P5 Malformed crystal P5
Malformed crystal
C1e Solid Column C1e
Solid Column
P2a Stellar crystal with plates at end P2a
Stellar crystal with plates at end
P6a Plate with spatial plates P6a
Plate with spatial plates
*Sorry, but currently, there is no available picture.

USDA, ARS, PSI, NASA. Updated: 2006.