Skewed quad

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Skewed quad
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Pattern type Oscillator
Oscillator type Muttering moat
Family Barberpole
Number of cells 16
Bounding box 7×7
Frequency class 40.8
Period 2
Mod 2
Heat 8
Volatility 0.40
Strict volatility 0.40
Discovered by Unknown
Year of discovery Unknown

Skewed quad is a period-2 oscillator and muttering moat. It first appeared naturally on May 10, 2015, in a soup submitted to Catagolue by Brett Berger.[1]


Information on this oscillator's natural occurrence with respect to other naturally-occurring patterns is currently unknown.

Glider synthesis

All strict still lifes with a population of 20 or fewer cells, as well as all oscillators and spaceships with 16 or fewer cells, are known to be glider-constructible. A glider synthesis of this object can be found in the infobox to the right.

See also


  1. gameoflifeboy (May 10, 2015). Re: Soup search results (discussion thread) at the forums

External links

  • 16P2.19 at Heinrich Koenig's Game of Life Object Catalogs