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Dunn-Edwards Beaded Blue (DE 5909) Paint Color


Color Name: Beaded Blue (DE 5909)
Hex Color Code: #494D8B
RGB Color Code: RGB(73, 77, 139)
CMYK Values*: 47.5%, 44.6%, 0.0%, 45.5%





About Beaded Blue (DE 5909) color - its meaning and example


What color is Beaded Blue (DE 5909)?

Beaded Blue (DE 5909) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Beaded Blue (DE 5909) is #494D8B, and the RGB color code is RGB(73, 77, 139).

In the RGB color model, Beaded Blue (DE 5909) has a red value of 73, a green value of 77, and a blue value of 139. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 47.5% cyan, 44.6% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 45.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 236.4° (degrees), 31.1 % saturation, and 41.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Beaded Blue (DE 5909) has a hue of 236.4° (degrees), 47.5 % saturation and 54.5 % brightness/value.


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) is cool or warm?

The color Beaded Blue (DE 5909) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Beaded Blue (DE 5909)?

Beaded Blue (DE 5909) has an LRV of nearly 9. 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

Beaded Blue (DE 5909)

Light Color


Compare LRV 9 of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) 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 9 puts Dunn-Edwards Beaded Blue (DE 5909) 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


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(73, 77, 139)
Red
73 (28.6%)
Green
77 (30.2%)
Blue
139 (54.5%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
47.48%
Magenta
44.60%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
45.49%

HSL

HSL(236.36deg, 31.1 %, 41.6 %)

Hue
236.36°
Saturation
31.13 %.
Lightness
41.57 %.

RYB

RYB(90, 94, 158)
Red
90 (35.1%)
Yellow
94 (37.0%)
Blue
158 (62.1%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
236.36°
Saturation
47.48 %.
Brightness / Value
54.51 %.

HWB

H: 236.36°

W: 28.63 %

B: 45.49 %

XYZ

X : 10.06

Y : 8.59

Z : 25.55

YXY

Y1 : 8.59

X : 0.23

Y2 : 0.19

CMY

C : 71.37%

M : 69.80%

Y : 45.49%


LRV

~ 8.6 %

Munsell Color System

7.4PB 3.4/7.3

CIE-Lab

L : 35.18

A : 15.93

B : -35.13

CIE-Lch

L : 35.18

C : 38.57

H : 294.39

CIE-Luv

L : 35.18

U : -5.09

V : -50.19

Hunter-Lab

L : 29.31

A : 10

B : -31.18






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Beaded Blue (DE 5909) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards)


Here are the colors similar to Beaded Blue (DE 5909) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards). 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.



#4E5180
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ΔE - 5.60 (94.4% similar)
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ΔE - 5.83 (94.2% similar)
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ΔE - 7.49 (92.5% similar)





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


Pantone PMS


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to Pantone PMS


#464E7E
PANTONE 2111 C
ΔE - 2.87 (97.1% similar)
#565294
PANTONE 7670 C
ΔE - 3.02 (97.0% similar)
#535486
PANTONE 7673 C
ΔE - 3.65 (96.4% similar)
#3E4F80
PANTONE 4142 C
ΔE - 3.70 (96.3% similar)


RAL Design


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to RAL Design




Pantone TCX


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to Pantone TCX




British Standard 4800


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to British Standard 4800


#5C5485
BS 22-D-45 - Purple
ΔE - 5.72 (94.3% similar)





Paint similar to Beaded Blue (DE 5909) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Beaded Blue (DE 5909) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards). 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.


Dunn-Edwards


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to Dunn-Edwards


#3C4D85
Dive In (DE 5895)
ΔE - 3.21 (96.8% similar)
#3C4378
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ΔE - 4.24 (95.8% similar)
#4F467E
Fresh Eggplant (DE 5944)
ΔE - 4.33 (95.7% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to Benjamin Moore


#4E4E8C
Scandinavian Blue (2068-30)
ΔE - 1.13 (98.9% similar)
#3F457D
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ΔE - 3.24 (96.8% similar)
#41548C
Southern Belle (819)
ΔE - 3.90 (96.1% similar)
#53588A
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ΔE - 4.17 (95.8% similar)


Valspar


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to Valspar


#4C5192
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ΔE - 1.60 (98.4% similar)
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ΔE - 3.53 (96.5% similar)
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ΔE - 3.64 (96.4% similar)
#3D4281
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ΔE - 3.72 (96.3% similar)





Behr


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to Behr


#424D83
Boudoir Blue (MQ5-48)
ΔE - 2.17 (97.8% similar)
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ΔE - 2.59 (97.4% similar)
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Purple Prince (P550-7)
ΔE - 3.12 (96.9% similar)
#3C4B7E
Tanzanite (P530-7)
ΔE - 3.48 (96.5% similar)


PPG Paints


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to PPG Paints


#465383
Blue Jewel (PPG1167-7)
ΔE - 3.37 (96.6% similar)
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Crushed Velvet (PPG1245-7)
ΔE - 3.44 (96.6% similar)
#4D517F
Roman Violet (PPG1170-7)
ΔE - 3.58 (96.4% similar)
#5A4E88
Eggplant (PPG1247-7)
ΔE - 4.60 (95.4% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Beaded Blue (DE 5909) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Beaded Blue (DE 5909) to Sherwin Williams


#3C4C80
Morning Glory (SW 6971)
ΔE - 3.42 (96.6% similar)
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Fully Purple (SW 6983)
ΔE - 4.08 (95.9% similar)
#3E4371
Valiant Violet (SW 6818)
ΔE - 5.22 (94.8% similar)
#3B496D
Dignified (SW 6538)
ΔE - 6.17 (93.8% 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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