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Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy (2117-10) Paint Color


Color Name: Carbon Copy (2117-10)
Hex Color Code: #383537
RGB Color Code: RGB(56, 53, 55)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 5.4%, 1.8%, 78.0%
Color Family (Hue): Purple





About Carbon Copy (2117-10) color - its meaning and example


What color is Carbon Copy (2117-10)?

Carbon Copy (2117-10) color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Carbon Copy (2117-10) is #383537, and the RGB color code is RGB(56, 53, 55).

In the RGB color model, Carbon Copy (2117-10) has a red value of 56, a green value of 53, and a blue value of 55. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 5.4% magenta, 1.8% yellow, and 78.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 320° (degrees), 2.8 % saturation, and 21.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Carbon Copy (2117-10) has a hue of 320° (degrees), 5.4 % saturation and 22.0 % brightness/value.


Carbon Copy (2117-10) is cool or warm?

The color Carbon Copy (2117-10) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Carbon Copy (2117-10)?

Carbon Copy (2117-10) has an LRV of nearly 4. By LRV value, it is a very 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

Carbon Copy (2117-10)

Light Color


Compare LRV 4 of Carbon Copy (2117-10) 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 4 puts Benjamin Moore Carbon Copy (2117-10) 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


Carbon Copy (2117-10) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(56, 53, 55)
Red
56 (22.0%)
Green
53 (20.8%)
Blue
55 (21.6%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
5.36%
Yellow
1.79%
Key
78.04%

HSL

HSL(320deg, 2.8 %, 21.4 %)

Hue
320°
Saturation
2.75 %.
Lightness
21.37 %.

RYB

RYB(161, 166, 180)
Red
161 (63.3%)
Yellow
166 (65.0%)
Blue
180 (70.5%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
320°
Saturation
5.36 %.
Brightness / Value
21.96 %.

HWB

H: 320°

W: 20.78 %

B: 78.04 %

XYZ

X : 3.59

Y : 3.66

Z : 4.13

YXY

Y1 : 3.66

X : 0.32

Y2 : 0.32

CMY

C : 78.04%

M : 79.22%

Y : 78.43%


LRV

~ 3.7 %

Munsell Color System

3.4RP 2.1/0.3

CIE-Lab

L : 22.52

A : 1.77

B : -0.79

CIE-Lch

L : 22.52

C : 1.93

H : 335.91

CIE-Luv

L : 22.52

U : 1.41

V : -1.05

Hunter-Lab

L : 19.14

A : 0.02

B : 0.6






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Carbon Copy (2117-10) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the colors similar to Carbon Copy (2117-10) (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.



#343434
Jet Black
ΔE - 2.66 (97.3% similar)
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ΔE - 2.75 (97.3% similar)
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Shadow Gray
ΔE - 3.97 (96.0% similar)
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Onyx
ΔE - 4.17 (95.8% similar)





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


Pantone TCX


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to Pantone TCX




Pantone PMS


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to Pantone PMS


#3D3A3E
PANTONE 8602 C
ΔE - 2.08 (97.9% similar)
#363432
PANTONE 10399 C
ΔE - 3.02 (97.0% similar)
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PANTONE Black 7 C
ΔE - 4.14 (95.9% similar)
#464142
PANTONE 4287 C
ΔE - 4.21 (95.8% similar)


RAL Classic


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to RAL Classic


#3D3635
RAL 8019 - Gray Brown
ΔE - 2.80 (97.2% similar)
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RAL 9004 - Signal Black
ΔE - 4.05 (96.0% similar)
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RAL 7021 - Black Gray
ΔE - 4.14 (95.9% similar)
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RAL 9017 - Traffic Black
ΔE - 4.27 (95.7% similar)


RAL Design


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to RAL Design




British Standard 4800


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to British Standard 4800


#36312D
BS 04-B-25 - Saracen
ΔE - 4.17 (95.8% similar)
#323638
BS 18-B-27 - Grey
ΔE - 4.53 (95.5% similar)
#444444
BS 16-A-11 - Grey
ΔE - 5.33 (94.7% similar)
#443F39
BS 22-B-27 - Violet
ΔE - 6.03 (94.0% similar)





Paint similar to Carbon Copy (2117-10) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Carbon Copy (2117-10) (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.


Sherwin Williams


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to Sherwin Williams


#393437
Deep Forest Brown (SW 9175)
ΔE - 1.46 (98.5% similar)
#353337
Domino (SW 6989)
ΔE - 1.48 (98.5% similar)
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Black Magic (SW 6991)
ΔE - 2.11 (97.9% similar)
#313031
Caviar (SW 6990)
ΔE - 2.34 (97.7% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to Benjamin Moore


#353435
Universal Black (2118-10)
ΔE - 1.62 (98.4% similar)
#353434
Onyx (2133-10)
ΔE - 2.11 (97.9% similar)
#343435
Twilight Zone (2127-10)
ΔE - 2.23 (97.8% similar)
#333334
Jet Black (2120-10)
ΔE - 2.33 (97.7% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to Dunn-Edwards


#3B3A3A
Black (DEA 002)
ΔE - 2.51 (97.5% similar)
#3E3F41
Dark Engine (DE 6350)
ΔE - 3.92 (96.1% similar)
#464647
Black Tie (DE 6357)
ΔE - 5.78 (94.2% similar)
#414549
Stargazing (DE 6336)
ΔE - 6.40 (93.6% similar)





Valspar


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to Valspar


#2E2E30
Noir (4009-2)
ΔE - 3.09 (96.9% similar)
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Tomcat (8006-12G)
ΔE - 3.39 (96.6% similar)
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Arrowhead (8006-11F)
ΔE - 3.84 (96.2% similar)
#443F3E
Safari Brown (6009-1)
ΔE - 3.92 (96.1% similar)


Behr


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to Behr


#413F3E
Blackout (N510-7)
ΔE - 3.86 (96.1% similar)
#3D3E3E
Carbon (N520-7)
ΔE - 4.13 (95.9% similar)
#433F3D
Off Broadway (MQ1-35)
ΔE - 4.16 (95.8% similar)
#3B3C3B
Limousine Leather (MQ5-05)
ΔE - 4.19 (95.8% similar)


PPG Paints


Carbon Copy (2117-10) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Carbon Copy (2117-10) to PPG Paints


#3C3D3D
Starless Sky (PPG0995-7)
ΔE - 3.93 (96.1% similar)
#414040
Black Magic (PPG1001-7)
ΔE - 3.98 (96.0% similar)
#404149
Napoleon (PPG1013-7)
ΔE - 5.38 (94.6% similar)
#464544
Onyx (PPG1011-7)
ΔE - 5.70 (94.3% similar)








Color Combinations


View more Carbon Copy (2117-10) - #383537 color palettes and coordinating colors



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


Carbon Copy (2117-10) - #383537 Color Images and Patterns


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