editing disabled

日本語

6 Equal Divisions of the Octave

"whole tone"


6-edo divides the 1200-cent octave into 6 equal parts, making its smallest interval exactly 200¢, or the sixth root of 2.

Related EDOs


Notation

  • Notatable on a five-line staff with standard.

Music

Dvandva by Milan Guštar.
The Good Boundless by Chris Vaisvil

Commas

6 EDO tempers out the following commas. (Note: This assumes val < 6 10 14 17 21 22 |.)
Comma
Value (cents)
Name
Second Name
Val
32/27
294.13
Pythagorean minor third

| 5 -3 >
128/125
41.06
Diesis
Augmented Comma
| 7 0 -3 >
3125/3072
29.61
Small Diesis
Magic Comma
| -10 -1 5 >
393216/390625
11.45
Wuerschmidt Comma

| 17 1 -8 >
2783927/2773137
6.72
Mutt Comma

| -44 -3 21 >
49/48
35.70
Slendro Diesis

| -4 -1 0 2 >
50/49
34.98
Tritonic Diesis
Jubilisma
| 1 0 2 -2 >
3136/3125
6.08
Hemimean

| 6 0 -5 2 >
6144/6125
5.36
Porwell

| 11 1 -3 -2 >
2401/2400
0.72
Breedsma

| -5 -1 -2 4 >
121/120
14.37
Biyatisma

| -3 -1 -1 0 2 >
176/175
9.86
Valinorsma

| 4 0 -2 -1 1 >
385/384
4.50
Keenanisma

| -7 -1 1 1 1 >