# 13edt

13edt divides the tritave (3/1) into 13 equal parts of 146.304 cents each, corresponding to 8.202edo. It is the equal-tempered version of the well-known **Bohlen-Pierce** scale. In the 7-limit, it tempers out 245/243 and 3125/3087, the same commas as bohpier temperament. It is less impressive in higher p-limits, but makes for excellent no-twos 7-limit harmony. For higher limits, the multiples of 13 (26edt, 39edt and 52edt) come to the fore.

Below is a plot of the no-twos Z-function, in terms of which 13edt is the fourth no-twos zeta peak edt.

## Intervals

Steps | Cents | Hekts | BP nonatonic degree | Corresponding JI intervals | Comments | Generator for... |
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

1 | 146.3 | 100 | A1/m2 | 27/25~49/45 | ||

2 | 292.6 | 200 | M2/d3 | 25/21 | Sirius | |

3 | 438.9 | 300 | A2/P3/d4 | 9/7 | Linear BP | |

4 | 585.2 | 400 | A3/m4/d5 | 7/5 | Canopus | |

5 | 731.5 | 500 | M4/m5 | 75/49 | False 3/2 | false Father |

6 | 877.8 | 600 | A4/M5 | 5/3 | Arcturus | |

7 | 1024.1 | 700 | A5/m6/d7 | 9/5 | Arcturus | |

8 | 1170.4 | 800 | M6/m7 | 49/25 | False 2/1 | false Father |

9 | 1316.7 | 900 | A6/M7/d8 | 15/7 | Canopus | |

10 | 1463 | 1000 | P8/d9 | 7/3 | Linear BP | |

11 | 1609.3 | 1100 | A8/m9 | 63/25 | Sirius | |

12 | 1755.7 | 1200 | M9/d10 | 25/9~135/49 | ||

13 | 1902.0 | 1300 | A9/P10 | 3/1 | Tritave |