Horwell comma

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Interval information
Ratio 65625/65536
Monzo [-16 1 5 1
Size in cents 2.3495
Name(s) horwell comma
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The horwell comma (ratio: 65625/65536, monzo: [-16 1 5 1) is a 7-limit comma measuring about 2.35 cents. It is the difference between 32/21, the septimal superfifth, and a stack of five 5/4's octave reduced.


Tempering out this comma leads to the horwell temperament, where 32/21 can be found through a stack of five 5/4's and octave reduction.

See also