2601/2600
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Ratio | 2601/2600 |
Monzo | [-3 2 -2 0 0 -1 2⟩ |
Size in cents | 0.66573 |
Name(s) | septendecimal sixth-tones comma |
Color name | 17oo3ugg2, sosothugugu 2nd |
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2601/2600 is a 17-limit (also 2.3.5.13.17 subgroup) superparticular comma measuring about 0.67 cents. It may be properly described as the septendecimal sixth-tones comma, since it is the difference between 51/50 and 52/51, the two 17-limit sixth-tones. Another prominent identity is the little gap between 18/13 and a stack of two 20/17's.
In terms of commas, it is the difference between the following pairs:
- 289/288 and 325/324
- 561/560 and 715/714
- 833/832 and 1225/1224
- 1156/1155 and 2080/2079
- 1275/1274 and 2500/2499
- 1701/1700 and 4914/4913
- 2401/2400 and 31213/31212
Temperaments
Tempering out this comma results in 26/25 being split into two equal parts, each representing 51/50~52/51, and enables the related essentially tempered chords.