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Benjamin Moore Brewster Gray (HC-162) Paint Color


Color Name: Brewster Gray (HC-162)
Hex Color Code: #8A9696
RGB Color Code: RGB(138, 150, 150)
CMYK Values*: 8.0%, 0.0%, 0.0%, 41.2%





About Brewster Gray (HC-162) color - its meaning and example


What color is Brewster Gray (HC-162)?

Brewster Gray (HC-162) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Brewster Gray (HC-162) is #8A9696, and the RGB color code is RGB(138, 150, 150).

In the RGB color model, Brewster Gray (HC-162) has a red value of 138, a green value of 150, and a blue value of 150. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 8.0% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 41.2% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 180° (degrees), 5.4 % saturation, and 56.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Brewster Gray (HC-162) has a hue of 180° (degrees), 8.0 % saturation and 58.8 % brightness/value.


Brewster Gray (HC-162) is cool or warm?

The color Brewster Gray (HC-162) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Brewster Gray (HC-162)?

Brewster Gray (HC-162) has an LRV of nearly 29. 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

Brewster Gray (HC-162)

Light Color


Compare LRV 29 of Brewster Gray (HC-162) 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 29 puts Benjamin Moore Brewster Gray (HC-162) 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


Brewster Gray (HC-162) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(138, 150, 150)
Red
138 (54.1%)
Green
150 (58.8%)
Blue
150 (58.8%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
8.00%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
41.18%

HSL

HSL(180deg, 5.4 %, 56.5 %)

Hue
180°
Saturation
5.41 %.
Lightness
56.47 %.

RYB

RYB(54, 84, 86)
Red
54 (21.0%)
Yellow
84 (32.8%)
Blue
86 (33.7%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
180°
Saturation
8.00 %.
Brightness / Value
58.82 %.

HWB

H: 180°

W: 54.12 %

B: 41.18 %

XYZ

X : 26.89

Y : 29.42

Z : 33.12

YXY

Y1 : 29.42

X : 0.3

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 45.88%

M : 41.18%

Y : 41.18%


LRV

~ 29.4 %

Munsell Color System

1.1BG 6.0/1.1

CIE-Lab

L : 61.15

A : -4.29

B : -1.48

CIE-Lch

L : 61.15

C : 4.54

H : 199.08

CIE-Luv

L : 61.15

U : -6.59

V : -1.43

Hunter-Lab

L : 54.24

A : -6.41

B : 1.77






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Brewster Gray (HC-162) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the colors similar to Brewster Gray (HC-162) (Paint - Benjamin Moore). 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.



#989898
Spanish Gray
ΔE - 5.93 (94.1% similar)
#848789
Aluminium
ΔE - 6.45 (93.5% similar)
#8DA399
Morning Sky Blue
ΔE - 7.30 (92.7% similar)
#91A3B0
Cadet Gray
ΔE - 7.38 (92.6% similar)





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


RAL Design


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to RAL Design




Pantone TCX


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to Pantone TCX




RAL Classic


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to RAL Classic


#8E9291
RAL 7042 - Traffic Gray A
ΔE - 3.64 (96.4% similar)
#8D9295
RAL 7045 - Telegray 1
ΔE - 4.10 (95.9% similar)
#8C969D
RAL 7001 - Silver Gray
ΔE - 4.20 (95.8% similar)
#989EA1
RAL 7040 - Window Gray
ΔE - 4.70 (95.3% similar)


Pantone PMS


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to Pantone PMS


#898D8D
PANTONE 423 C
ΔE - 4.41 (95.6% similar)
#8C9093
PANTONE 10388 C
ΔE - 4.70 (95.3% similar)
#8C9AA3
PANTONE 10262 C
ΔE - 4.78 (95.2% similar)
#8A8D8F
PANTONE 877 C
ΔE - 5.21 (94.8% similar)


British Standard 4800


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to British Standard 4800


#92969B
BS 02-A-07 - Grey
ΔE - 5.29 (94.7% similar)
#939393
BS 16-A-07 - Mid Grey
ΔE - 5.76 (94.2% similar)
#8E8E8E
BS 18-B-23 - Grey
ΔE - 6.05 (94.0% similar)





Paint similar to Brewster Gray (HC-162) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Brewster Gray (HC-162) (Paint - Benjamin Moore). 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


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to Behr


#8A9192
Gotham Gray (MQ5-29)
ΔE - 2.75 (97.3% similar)
#889A95
Rainy Afternoon (N430-4)
ΔE - 3.88 (96.1% similar)
#8F9395
Flint Gray (PPU26-05)
ΔE - 4.16 (95.8% similar)
#879CA3
Rainy Season (MQ5-27)
ΔE - 4.37 (95.6% similar)


PPG Paints


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to PPG Paints


#8E9598
Steeple Gray (PPG1012-5)
ΔE - 3.17 (96.8% similar)
#858F94
Feldspar (PPG1038-5)
ΔE - 3.79 (96.2% similar)
#8FA0A7
Symmetry (PPG1037-4)
ΔE - 4.70 (95.3% similar)
#8E908D
Phoenix Fossil (PPG1009-5)
ΔE - 4.79 (95.2% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to Benjamin Moore


#909698
Tucker Gray (CW-705)
ΔE - 3.24 (96.8% similar)
#929591
Rainstorm (CSP-50)
ΔE - 4.25 (95.7% similar)
#889D9A
Atmospheric (AF-500)
ΔE - 4.32 (95.7% similar)
#919E97
Sea Glass (CSP-735)
ΔE - 4.38 (95.6% similar)





Valspar


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to Valspar


#878E8F
Barometer (M259)
ΔE - 3.35 (96.6% similar)
#959B9E
Chrome (V113-2)
ΔE - 4.15 (95.8% similar)
#959896
Stone Mason Gray (4008-1C)
ΔE - 4.22 (95.8% similar)
#959A9D
Drizzling Mist (4006-1C)
ΔE - 4.43 (95.6% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to Sherwin Williams


#939899
African Gray (SW 9162)
ΔE - 3.56 (96.4% similar)
#969A96
Earl Grey (SW 7660)
ΔE - 4.20 (95.8% similar)
#90A0A6
Debonair (SW 9139)
ΔE - 4.36 (95.6% similar)
#939591
Tin Lizzie (SW 9163)
ΔE - 4.70 (95.3% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Brewster Gray (HC-162) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Brewster Gray (HC-162) to Dunn-Edwards


#979D9A
Light Gray (DEC 789)
ΔE - 3.82 (96.2% similar)
#949EA2
Soft Pumice (DE 6326)
ΔE - 3.83 (96.2% similar)
#91989D
Wolverine (DET 610)
ΔE - 4.22 (95.8% similar)
#91A2A6
Cape Cod Blue (DEC 792)
ΔE - 4.33 (95.7% 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


Brewster Gray (HC-162) - #8A9696 Color Images and Patterns


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