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Pattern type Spaceship
Number of cells 128
Bounding box 38 × 21
Direction Orthogonal
Period 5
Mod 5
Speed c/5
Speed (unsimplified) c/5
Heat 115.2
Discovered by Tim Coe
Year of discovery 1996

Snail is a c/5 orthogonal spaceship that was discovered by Tim Coe on January 31, 1996.[1] It was the first c/5 orthogonal spaceship to be found and was the slowest known orthogonal spaceship until dragon was found in 2000.

See also


  1. at Paul Callahan's Page of Conway's Life Miscellany

External links

  • 128P5H1V0.1 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs