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Interval information
Ratio 162/161
Subgroup monzo [1 4 -1 -1
Size in cents 10.71975¢
Name minor kirnbergerisma
Color name 23ur-2, twethuru negative 2nd
Twethuru comma
FJS name [math]\text{P1}_{7,23}[/math]
Special properties superparticular,
Tenney height (log2 nd) 14.6708
Weil height (log2 max(n, d)) 14.6797
Wilson height (sopfr (nd)) 44
Harmonic entropy
(Shannon, [math]\sqrt{n\cdot d}[/math])
~2.85776 bits
Comma size small
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162/161, the minor kirnbergerisma, is a small 23-limit superparticular comma about 10.72 cents in size. It forms the difference between 23/18 and 9/7.


The name minor kirnbergerisma is contrast to the major kirnbergerisma, 161/160, measuring about 10.79¢, which is the difference between 23/16 and 10/7. 162/161 is smaller than 161/160 by a 23-limit unnoticeable comma, 25921/25920. The word kirnbergerisma was introduced by Xenllium in 2023, for the following reason - 161/160 or 162/161 may be found in JI-approximated version of Kirnberger II as the difference between 1/2-comma-flattened fifth and pure fifth.

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