The Cdim chord is made up of the Root, Minor Third, and diminished Fifth
Name variations for this chord:
- C Diminished
- C Dim
- C Diminished Triad
- C Ø
The notes of the C Diminished chord are C, Eb, and Gb
This chord is a diminished triad, which in composed of 3 tones.
C dim chord Notes:
Formula of the Diminished chord:
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This fretboard map shows you the tones in the chord all along the neck. You can play this chord by choosing some of the chord tones.