C ninth chords

C9 chord (also called Dominant 9th chord) for piano presented by keyboard diagrams.
Explanation: The C ninth is a five note chord. Due to practical circumstances, however, the fifth (G) is often omitted and/or the chord is played inverted. The chord is often abbreviated as C9.
Theory: The C ninth chord is constructed with a root, a major third, a perfect fifth, a minor seventh and a major ninth.

C9

C9 chord diagram
Notes: C - E - G - Bb - D

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C9 inverted

C9 chord diagram
One of many possible inversions

C chord categories

C Cm C7 Cm7 Cmaj7 C6 Cm6 C6/9 C9 Cm9 Cmaj9 C11 C13 Cadd C7-5 C7+5 Csus Cdim Caug