Eb Harmonic Minor scale

E flat Harmonic Minor scale for guitar presented by diagram.
The Eb Harmonic Minor is a seven-note scale. Colored circles mark the tones in the diagram, the darker ones are the root notes. In the two-octave pattern, the first note in the scale is on the 6th string, 11th fret.

Ebm

2 octaves

Eb harmonic minor scale diagram Notes: Eb - F - Gb - Ab - Bb - Cb - D Intervals: 2 - 1 - 2 - 2 - 1 - 3 - 1 Type: Septonic 

The scale displayed with its numeric formula, intervals and scale degrees.

Intervals Degrees
1 Eb Unison Tonic
2 F Major second Supertonic
b3 Gb Minor third Mediant
4 Ab Perfect fourth Subdominant
5 Bb Perfect fifth Dominant
6 Cb Minor sixth Submediant
7 D Minor seventh Subtonic

The sixth degree is written as Cb, which is the same as B. A practice in a scale notation is to not include the same letter twice, if it can be avoided.

The main chords that are related to this scale are the following:

Ebm X68876 EbmM7 X68776
Fdim XX3464 Fm7b5 X8989X
Gbaug X9877X GbM7#5 21333X
Abm 466444 Abm7 464444
Bb 688766 Bb7 686766
B X24442 Bmaj7 X24342
Ddim X5676X Ddim7 XX3434

The tones in these chords corresponds to the tones of the Eb Harmonic Minor scale.
The second and fourth columns include short notations for the chords in the first and third columns respectively. These are based on common ways to play the chord, but there are other alternatives. See more about this notation system on the FAQ page.

The E flat Harmonic Minor scale consist of seven notes. These can be described as intervals, as semi-notes or steps on the guitar fingerboard, written as 2 - 1 - 2 - 2 - 1 - 3 - 1 from the first note to the next octave.
The Eb Harmonic Minor is one of three Eb Minor scales, the other two are Eb natural Minor and Eb Melodic Minor.

E flat scales categories

Eb Major Eb Minor Eb Melodic Minor Eb Harmonic Minor Eb Major Pentatonic Eb Minor Pentatonic Eb Dorian Eb Gypsy Major Eb Gypsy Minor