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PPG Paints Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) Paint Color


Color Name: Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5)
Hex Color Code: #4FB3B3
RGB Color Code: RGB(79, 179, 179)
CMYK Values*: 55.9%, 0.0%, 0.0%, 29.8%





About Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) color - its meaning and example


What color is Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5)?

Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) color belongs to the Aqua color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) is #4FB3B3, and the RGB color code is RGB(79, 179, 179).

In the RGB color model, Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) has a red value of 79, a green value of 179, and a blue value of 179. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 55.9% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 29.8% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 180° (degrees), 39.7 % saturation, and 50.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) has a hue of 180° (degrees), 55.9 % saturation and 70.2 % brightness/value.


Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) is cool or warm?

The color Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5)?

Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) has an LRV of nearly 37. By LRV value, it is a medium 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

Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5)

Light Color


Compare LRV 37 of Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) 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 37 puts PPG Paints Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) 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


Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) (Paint - PPG Paints) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(79, 179, 179)
Red
79 (31.0%)
Green
179 (70.2%)
Blue
179 (70.2%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
55.87%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
29.80%

HSL

HSL(180deg, 39.7 %, 50.6 %)

Hue
180°
Saturation
39.68 %.
Lightness
50.59 %.

RYB

RYB(28, 74, 96)
Red
28 (10.9%)
Yellow
74 (28.9%)
Blue
96 (37.7%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
180°
Saturation
55.87 %.
Brightness / Value
70.20 %.

HWB

H: 180°

W: 30.98 %

B: 29.80 %

XYZ

X : 27.48

Y : 37.16

Z : 48.37

YXY

Y1 : 37.16

X : 0.24

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 69.02%

M : 29.80%

Y : 29.80%


LRV

~ 37.2 %

Munsell Color System

5BG 6.6/6.5

CIE-Lab

L : 67.39

A : -28.83

B : -8.82

CIE-Lch

L : 67.39

C : 30.15

H : 197.01

CIE-Luv

L : 67.39

U : -41.4

V : -8.94

Hunter-Lab

L : 60.96

A : -26.2

B : -4.38






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


Pantone TCX


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Pantone PMS


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ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% similar)
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RAL Design


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RAL Classic


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British Standard 4800


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ΔE - 6.95 (93.0% similar)





Paint similar to Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) (Paint - PPG Paints)


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ΔE - 4.92 (95.1% similar)





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Dunn-Edwards


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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


Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5) - #4FB3B3 Color Images and Patterns


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