Skew octagon

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Skew octagon
Rank2
TypeRegular
Space3D Euclidean space
Notation
Schläfli symbol

Elements
Edges8
Vertices8
Related polytopes
ArmySquap
Convex hullSquare antiprism
Abstract & topological properties
Euler characteristic0
Schläfli type{8}
OrientableYes
Properties
Symmetry(I2(8)×A1)/2, order 16
ConvexNo
Net count1
Dimension vector(1,2)

The skew octagon is a regular skew polygon in 3D Euclidean space. It is the result of blending an octagon with a digon. It consists of the 8 lateral edges of a square antiprism.

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Other skew octagons[edit | edit source]

The Skew octagon is one of 12 regular polygons in Euclidean space.

Octagons in Euclidean space
Name Extended Schläfli symbol Dimensions
octagon 2
octagram 2
octagonal-square coil 4
octagonal-octagrammic coil 4
skew octagon 3
square-octagrammic coil 4
skew octagram 3
octagonal-square-octagrammic coil 6
skew octagonal-square coil 5
skew octagonal-octagrammic coil 5
skew square-octagrammic coil 5
skew octagonal-square-octagrammic coil 7