From Xenharmonic Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Interval information
Ratio 144/125
Monzo [4 2 -3
Size in cents 244.96886
Name(s) classic diminished third
FJS name d3125

[sound info]
open this interval in xen-calc

144/125, the classic diminished third, about 245 cents in size, is a just interval in the 5-limit. It can be obtained by subtracting 6/5, the classic minor third, by 25/24, the classic chroma. In any kleismic system, it is tuned to an exact semifourth, tempered together with 125/108. The university temperament treats it as a comma.


This interval is especially close to the 10th step of 49edo.

See also