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Behr Cordite (HDC-MD-28) Paint Color


Color Name: Cordite (HDC-MD-28)
Hex Color Code: #616665
RGB Color Code: RGB(97, 102, 101)
CMYK Values*: 4.9%, 0.0%, 1.0%, 60.0%





About Cordite (HDC-MD-28) color - its meaning and example


What color is Cordite (HDC-MD-28)?

Cordite (HDC-MD-28) color belongs to the Gray Gray Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Cordite (HDC-MD-28) is #616665, and the RGB color code is RGB(97, 102, 101).

In the RGB color model, Cordite (HDC-MD-28) has a red value of 97, a green value of 102, and a blue value of 101. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 4.9% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 1.0% yellow, and 60.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 168° (degrees), 2.5 % saturation, and 39.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Cordite (HDC-MD-28) has a hue of 168° (degrees), 4.9 % saturation and 40.0 % brightness/value.


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) is cool or warm?

The color Cordite (HDC-MD-28) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Cordite (HDC-MD-28)?

Cordite (HDC-MD-28) has an LRV of nearly 13. 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

Cordite (HDC-MD-28)

Light Color


Compare LRV 13 of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) 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 13 puts Behr Cordite (HDC-MD-28) 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


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(97, 102, 101)
Red
97 (38.0%)
Green
102 (40.0%)
Blue
101 (39.6%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
4.90%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
0.98%
Key
60.00%

HSL

HSL(168deg, 2.5 %, 39.0 %)

Hue
168°
Saturation
2.51 %.
Lightness
39.02 %.

RYB

RYB(100, 120, 129)
Red
100 (39.0%)
Yellow
120 (47.1%)
Blue
129 (50.7%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
168°
Saturation
4.90 %.
Brightness / Value
40.00 %.

HWB

H: 168°

W: 38.04 %

B: 60.00 %

XYZ

X : 12.03

Y : 12.98

Z : 14.18

YXY

Y1 : 12.98

X : 0.31

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 61.96%

M : 60.00%

Y : 60.39%


LRV

~ 13 %

Munsell Color System

7.6G 4.1/0.6

CIE-Lab

L : 42.74

A : -2.14

B : -0.11

CIE-Lch

L : 42.74

C : 2.14

H : 182.99

CIE-Luv

L : 42.74

U : -2.69

V : 0.18

Hunter-Lab

L : 36.03

A : -3.46

B : 1.88






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Cordite (HDC-MD-28) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the colors similar to Cordite (HDC-MD-28) (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.



#676767
Granite Gray
ΔE - 3.10 (96.9% similar)
#696969
Dim Gray
ΔE - 3.38 (96.6% similar)
#727472
Nickel
ΔE - 5.85 (94.2% similar)
#555555
Davy's gray
ΔE - 6.49 (93.5% similar)





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


Pantone PMS


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to Pantone PMS


#646667
PANTONE 4195 C
ΔE - 2.32 (97.7% similar)
#63666A
PANTONE Cool Gray 10 C
ΔE - 3.54 (96.5% similar)
#605E5C
PANTONE 8403 C
ΔE - 4.59 (95.4% similar)
#6E6C69
PANTONE 10395 C
ΔE - 4.73 (95.3% similar)


Pantone TCX


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to Pantone TCX




RAL Classic


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to RAL Classic


#575D5E
RAL 7012 - Basalt Gray
ΔE - 3.54 (96.5% similar)
#6C6E6B
RAL 7005 - Mouse Gray
ΔE - 3.69 (96.3% similar)
#5B686D
RAL 7031 - Blue Gray
ΔE - 4.28 (95.7% similar)
#5D6058
RAL 7009 - Green Gray
ΔE - 4.49 (95.5% similar)


RAL Design


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to RAL Design




British Standard 4800


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to British Standard 4800


#6A696C
BS 22-B-25 - Nightshade
ΔE - 4.97 (95.0% similar)
#555F68
BS 00-A-09 - Flint Grey
ΔE - 6.17 (93.8% similar)
#5E5F50
BS 12-B-25 - Thyme
ΔE - 7.66 (92.3% similar)





Paint similar to Cordite (HDC-MD-28) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Cordite (HDC-MD-28) (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


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to Behr


#676A6A
Imperial Gray (PPU26-02)
ΔE - 2.18 (97.8% similar)
#5F615F
Hematite (N460-6)
ΔE - 2.29 (97.7% similar)
#6A6D6D
Dark Ash (770F-5)
ΔE - 3.16 (96.8% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to Sherwin Williams


#616564
Roycroft Pewter (SW 2848)
ΔE - 0.60 (99.4% similar)
#636562
Grizzle Gray (SW 7068)
ΔE - 1.79 (98.2% similar)
#616669
Web Gray (SW 7075)
ΔE - 2.47 (97.5% similar)
#63655F
Night Owl (SW 7061)
ΔE - 3.00 (97.0% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to Benjamin Moore


#5E6363
Bracken Slate (CW-690)
ΔE - 1.25 (98.8% similar)
#626463
City Shadow (CSP-60)
ΔE - 1.70 (98.3% similar)
#626568
Stormy Sky (1616)
ΔE - 2.97 (97.0% similar)
#676662
Kendall Charcoal (HC-166)
ΔE - 3.41 (96.6% similar)





Dunn-Edwards


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to Dunn-Edwards


#646767
Pointed Rock (DE 6363)
ΔE - 1.47 (98.5% similar)
#62696B
Equinox (DET 616)
ΔE - 2.11 (97.9% similar)
#676965
Fade to Black (DET 629)
ΔE - 2.47 (97.5% similar)
#6A6B67
Iron-ic (DET 611)
ΔE - 3.26 (96.7% similar)


Valspar


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to Valspar


#5E6262
Weathervane (M360)
ΔE - 1.65 (98.4% similar)
#656764
Ocean Storm (4004-2B)
ΔE - 1.87 (98.1% similar)
#616467
High-Speed Steel (4005-2B)
ΔE - 3.01 (97.0% similar)
#656B6F
Bottlenose Dolphin (V112-3)
ΔE - 3.52 (96.5% similar)


PPG Paints


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Cordite (HDC-MD-28) to PPG Paints


#6A6B65
Armory (PPG1009-6)
ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% similar)
#5C5D5D
Knight's Armor (PPG1001-6)
ΔE - 3.84 (96.2% similar)
#5B5E61
Glazed Granite (PPG1011-6)
ΔE - 4.01 (96.0% similar)
#6E706D
Up In Smoke (PPG1010-6)
ΔE - 4.39 (95.6% similar)








Color Combinations


View more Cordite (HDC-MD-28) - #616665 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


Cordite (HDC-MD-28) - #616665 Color Images and Patterns


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