|P contributes:||5 e−|
|5 x Cl contibute:||5 e−|
- There are two P–Cl bonding environments in this molecule:
- Each equatorial P–Cl bond makes two 90° and two 120° bond angles with the other bonds in the molecule.
- Each axial P–Cl bond makes three 90° and one 180° bond angles with the other bonds in the molecule.
3-D rotatable diagram