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Benjamin Moore Chowning's Tan (CW-195) Paint Color


Color Name: Chowning's Tan (CW-195)
Hex Color Code: #A78668
RGB Color Code: RGB(167, 134, 104)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 19.8%, 37.7%, 34.5%





About Chowning's Tan (CW-195) color - its meaning and example


What color is Chowning's Tan (CW-195)?

Chowning's Tan (CW-195) color belongs to the Brown color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Chowning's Tan (CW-195) is #A78668, and the RGB color code is RGB(167, 134, 104).

In the RGB color model, Chowning's Tan (CW-195) has a red value of 167, a green value of 134, and a blue value of 104. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 19.8% magenta, 37.7% yellow, and 34.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 28.6° (degrees), 26.4 % saturation, and 53.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Chowning's Tan (CW-195) has a hue of 28.6° (degrees), 37.7 % saturation and 65.5 % brightness/value.


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) is cool or warm?

The color Chowning's Tan (CW-195) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Chowning's Tan (CW-195)?

Chowning's Tan (CW-195) has an LRV of nearly 26. 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

Chowning's Tan (CW-195)

Light Color


Compare LRV 26 of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) 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 26 puts Benjamin Moore Chowning's Tan (CW-195) 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


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(167, 134, 104)
Red
167 (65.5%)
Green
134 (52.5%)
Blue
104 (40.8%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
19.76%
Yellow
37.72%
Key
34.51%

HSL

HSL(28.57deg, 26.4 %, 53.1 %)

Hue
28.57°
Saturation
26.36 %.
Lightness
53.14 %.

RYB

RYB(82, 105, 74)
Red
82 (32.0%)
Yellow
105 (41.2%)
Blue
74 (29.1%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
28.57°
Saturation
37.72 %.
Brightness / Value
65.49 %.

HWB

H: 28.57°

W: 40.78 %

B: 34.51 %

XYZ

X : 26.96

Y : 26.27

Z : 16.75

YXY

Y1 : 26.27

X : 0.39

Y2 : 0.38

CMY

C : 34.51%

M : 47.45%

Y : 59.22%


LRV

~ 26.3 %

Munsell Color System

9.8YR 5.7/3.8

CIE-Lab

L : 58.29

A : 8.32

B : 20.93

CIE-Lch

L : 58.29

C : 22.52

H : 68.33

CIE-Luv

L : 58.29

U : 23.52

V : 25.28

Hunter-Lab

L : 51.25

A : 4.21

B : 16.5






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Chowning's Tan (CW-195) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the colors similar to Chowning's Tan (CW-195) (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.



#B38B6D
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ΔE - 4.43 (95.6% similar)
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ΔE - 4.43 (95.6% similar)





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


RAL Design


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to RAL Design




Pantone TCX


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to Pantone TCX




Pantone PMS


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to Pantone PMS


#A28168
PANTONE 4048 C
ΔE - 2.54 (97.5% similar)
#AC835E
PANTONE 10138 C
ΔE - 2.79 (97.2% similar)
#AB8C74
PANTONE 4047 C
ΔE - 2.90 (97.1% similar)
#AE8F72
PANTONE 10137 C
ΔE - 2.98 (97.0% similar)


British Standard 4800


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to British Standard 4800


#AE8568
BS 04-B-19 - Beige
ΔE - 2.95 (97.1% similar)


RAL Classic


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to RAL Classic


#A48F7A
RAL 1019 - Gray Beige
ΔE - 5.15 (94.8% similar)
#AF804F
RAL 1011 - Brown Beige
ΔE - 5.85 (94.2% similar)





Paint similar to Chowning's Tan (CW-195) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Chowning's Tan (CW-195) (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.


Benjamin Moore


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to Benjamin Moore


#AA896A
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ΔE - 1.07 (98.9% similar)
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Café au Lait (CSP-290)
ΔE - 2.71 (97.3% similar)
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Serengeti Sand (2164-40)
ΔE - 3.51 (96.5% similar)
#A77F57
Fairmont Gold (1071)
ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% similar)


PPG Paints


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to PPG Paints


#A98A6B
Confidence (PPG1078-5)
ΔE - 1.55 (98.5% similar)
#AE8661
Bronco Brown (PPG15-03)
ΔE - 2.57 (97.4% similar)
#A9805D
Treasure Hunt (PPG16-16)
ΔE - 2.97 (97.0% similar)
#A37D5A
Cinnamon Crunch (PPG1080-6)
ΔE - 3.44 (96.6% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to Sherwin Williams


#AD896A
Yearling (SW 7725)
ΔE - 1.56 (98.4% similar)
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Almond Roca (SW 9105)
ΔE - 1.61 (98.4% similar)
#9F8267
Meadowlark (SW 7522)
ΔE - 2.18 (97.8% similar)
#A3846C
Iced Mocha (SW 9092)
ΔE - 2.21 (97.8% similar)





Valspar


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to Valspar


#A38163
Elegant Earth (M135)
ΔE - 1.72 (98.3% similar)
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Dockside (V084-4)
ΔE - 2.79 (97.2% similar)
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Sassafras Tea (V087-4)
ΔE - 3.05 (96.9% similar)
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Freckled Nose (V086-4)
ΔE - 3.16 (96.8% similar)


Behr


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to Behr


#A9856B
Nutshell (S220-5)
ΔE - 2.23 (97.8% similar)
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River Road (N270-5)
ΔE - 2.69 (97.3% similar)
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Syrup (MQ2-02)
ΔE - 2.74 (97.3% similar)
#A07D5E
Outdoor Land (MQ2-11)
ΔE - 3.13 (96.9% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Chowning's Tan (CW-195) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Chowning's Tan (CW-195) to Dunn-Edwards


#A78B71
Mesa Tan (DEC 718)
ΔE - 2.32 (97.7% similar)
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Dark Sepia (DE 6138)
ΔE - 2.77 (97.2% similar)
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S'mores (DE 6111)
ΔE - 3.13 (96.9% similar)
#9E7C5E
Sandpit (DE 6118)
ΔE - 3.51 (96.5% 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


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