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Behr Asphalt Gray (N520-6) Paint Color


Color Name: Asphalt Gray (N520-6)
Hex Color Code: #5E5E5D
RGB Color Code: RGB(94, 94, 93)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 0.0%, 1.1%, 63.1%
Color Family (Hue): Gray





About Asphalt Gray (N520-6) color - its meaning and example


What color is Asphalt Gray (N520-6)?

Asphalt Gray (N520-6) color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Asphalt Gray (N520-6) is #5E5E5D, and the RGB color code is RGB(94, 94, 93).

In the RGB color model, Asphalt Gray (N520-6) has a red value of 94, a green value of 94, and a blue value of 93. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 1.1% yellow, and 63.1% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 60° (degrees), 0.5 % saturation, and 36.7 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Asphalt Gray (N520-6) has a hue of 60° (degrees), 1.1 % saturation and 36.9 % brightness/value.


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) is cool or warm?

The color Asphalt Gray (N520-6) is neither cool nor warm color. It is a neutral color


What is the LRV of Asphalt Gray (N520-6)?

Asphalt Gray (N520-6) has an LRV of nearly 11. By LRV value, it is a dark color.

Light Reflectance Value (LRV) is a measure of how much visible light is reflected off a surface. It is a number on a scale of 0 to 100, with 0 being pure black and 100 being pure white. The higher the LRV, the more light the color reflects and the lighter it will appear.



Dark Color

Asphalt Gray (N520-6)

Light Color


Compare LRV 11 of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) with dark and light Color




LRV is important to consider when choosing paint colors for a room, as it can affect the overall brightness and mood of the space. Lighter colors with higher LRVs will make a room feel more spacious and airy, while darker colors with lower LRVs will create a more intimate and cozy atmosphere.
LRV value 11 puts Behr Asphalt Gray (N520-6) paint color in the darker category.

  • Darker colors: Darker colors have lower LRV numbers because they absorb more light than they reflect. This means that they will make a room feel darker and smaller.
  • Lighter colors: Lighter colors have higher LRV numbers because they reflect more light than they absorb. This means that they will make a room feel brighter and more spacious.




Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(94, 94, 93)
Red
94 (36.9%)
Green
94 (36.9%)
Blue
93 (36.5%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
1.06%
Key
63.14%

HSL

HSL(60deg, 0.5 %, 36.7 %)

Hue
60°
Saturation
0.53 %.
Lightness
36.67 %.

RYB

RYB(109, 125, 135)
Red
109 (42.7%)
Yellow
125 (49.2%)
Blue
135 (52.8%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
60°
Saturation
1.06 %.
Brightness / Value
36.86 %.

HWB

H: 60°

W: 36.47 %

B: 63.14 %

XYZ

X : 10.59

Y : 11.18

Z : 11.95

YXY

Y1 : 11.18

X : 0.31

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 63.14%

M : 63.14%

Y : 63.53%


LRV

~ 11.2 %

Munsell Color System

3.1GY 3.8/0.1

CIE-Lab

L : 39.87

A : -0.21

B : 0.57

CIE-Lch

L : 39.87

C : 0.6

H : 110.02

CIE-Luv

L : 39.87

U : 0.06

V : 0.76

Hunter-Lab

L : 33.43

A : -1.93

B : 2.2






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Asphalt Gray (N520-6) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the colors similar to Asphalt Gray (N520-6) (Paint - Behr). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.



#555555
Davy's gray
ΔE - 3.25 (96.7% similar)
#676767
Granite Gray
ΔE - 3.42 (96.6% similar)
#696969
Dim Gray
ΔE - 4.17 (95.8% similar)
#555D50
Ebony
ΔE - 8.29 (91.7% similar)





Similar colors from Pantone, RAL, and other color matching system


RAL Design


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to RAL Design




Pantone TCX


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to Pantone TCX




Pantone PMS


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to Pantone PMS


#605E5C
PANTONE 8403 C
ΔE - 1.20 (98.8% similar)
#5F5C58
PANTONE 10396 C
ΔE - 2.26 (97.7% similar)
#646667
PANTONE 4195 C
ΔE - 3.21 (96.8% similar)
#54585A
PANTONE 425 C
ΔE - 3.49 (96.5% similar)


RAL Classic


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to RAL Classic


#575D5E
RAL 7012 - Basalt Gray
ΔE - 3.33 (96.7% similar)
#585C56
RAL 7010 - Tarpaulin Gray
ΔE - 4.23 (95.8% similar)
#5D6058
RAL 7009 - Green Gray
ΔE - 4.65 (95.3% similar)
#52595D
RAL 7011 - Iron Gray
ΔE - 4.72 (95.3% similar)


British Standard 4800


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to British Standard 4800


#6A696C
BS 22-B-25 - Nightshade
ΔE - 5.07 (94.9% similar)
#4D4E51
BS 02-A-11 - Grey
ΔE - 6.15 (93.8% similar)
#555F68
BS 00-A-09 - Flint Grey
ΔE - 6.49 (93.5% similar)





Paint similar to Asphalt Gray (N520-6) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Asphalt Gray (N520-6) (Paint - Behr). Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Behr


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to Behr




PPG Paints


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to PPG Paints


#5C5D5D
Knight's Armor (PPG1001-6)
ΔE - 0.86 (99.1% similar)
#595A5C
Zombie (PPG1010-7)
ΔE - 2.36 (97.6% similar)
#575957
Black Widow (PPG0997-7)
ΔE - 2.46 (97.5% similar)
#605C58
Stone's Throw (PPG1008-7)
ΔE - 2.61 (97.4% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to Dunn-Edwards


#60605E
Charcoal Smudge (DE 6370)
ΔE - 0.94 (99.1% similar)
#5D5B5B
Iron Fixture (DE 6384)
ΔE - 1.77 (98.2% similar)
#5E6063
Sheet Metal (DE 6356)
ΔE - 2.57 (97.4% similar)
#5D5B56
Charcoal Sketch (DET 628)
ΔE - 2.61 (97.4% similar)





Benjamin Moore


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to Benjamin Moore


#626463
City Shadow (CSP-60)
ΔE - 2.36 (97.6% similar)
#57595A
Ambler Slate (CW-685)
ΔE - 2.42 (97.6% similar)
#5E6363
Bracken Slate (CW-690)
ΔE - 3.08 (96.9% similar)
#575553
Iron Mountain (2134-30)
ΔE - 3.32 (96.7% similar)


Valspar


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to Valspar


#5E6262
Weathervane (M360)
ΔE - 2.49 (97.5% similar)
#616467
High-Speed Steel (4005-2B)
ΔE - 3.35 (96.7% similar)
#5B6064
Carriage Wheel (M330)
ΔE - 3.57 (96.4% similar)
#656764
Ocean Storm (4004-2B)
ΔE - 3.63 (96.4% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Asphalt Gray (N520-6) to Sherwin Williams


#636562
Grizzle Gray (SW 7068)
ΔE - 3.01 (97.0% similar)
#616564
Roycroft Pewter (SW 2848)
ΔE - 3.20 (96.8% similar)
#63655F
Night Owl (SW 7061)
ΔE - 4.05 (95.9% similar)
#616669
Web Gray (SW 7075)
ΔE - 4.14 (95.9% similar)








Color Combinations


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Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







Example Color Images and Mockup


Asphalt Gray (N520-6) - #5E5E5D Color Images and Patterns


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