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Interval information
Ratio 48/29
Subgroup monzo 2.3.29 [4 1 -1
Size in cents 872.37781¢
Name vicesimononal submajor sixth
Color name 29u6, twenu 6th
FJS name [math]\text{M6}_{29}[/math]
Special properties reduced
Tenney height (log2 nd) 10.4429
Weil height (log2 max(n, d)) 11.1699
Wilson height (sopfr (nd)) 40
Harmonic entropy
(Shannon, [math]\sqrt{nd}[/math])
~4.08662 bits
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In 29-limit just intonation, 48/29 is the vicesimononal submajor sixth. It is flat of the Pythagorean major sixth (27/16) by 261/256 (~33 ¢), and flat of the classical major sixth (5/3) by 145/144 (~12 ¢).


This interval is very accurately approximated by 11edo (8\11), with an error of less than half a cent.

See also