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Dunn-Edwards Black Bean (DE 6385) Paint Color


Color Name: Black Bean (DE 6385)
Hex Color Code: #4E4B4A
RGB Color Code: RGB(78, 75, 74)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 3.8%, 5.1%, 69.4%





About Black Bean (DE 6385) color - its meaning and example


What color is Black Bean (DE 6385)?

Black Bean (DE 6385) color belongs to the Black color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Black Bean (DE 6385) is #4E4B4A, and the RGB color code is RGB(78, 75, 74).

In the RGB color model, Black Bean (DE 6385) has a red value of 78, a green value of 75, and a blue value of 74. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 3.8% magenta, 5.1% yellow, and 69.4% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 15° (degrees), 2.6 % saturation, and 29.8 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Black Bean (DE 6385) has a hue of 15° (degrees), 5.1 % saturation and 30.6 % brightness/value.


Black Bean (DE 6385) is cool or warm?

The color Black Bean (DE 6385) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Black Bean (DE 6385)?

Black Bean (DE 6385) has an LRV of nearly 7. 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

Black Bean (DE 6385)

Light Color


Compare LRV 7 of Black Bean (DE 6385) 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 7 puts Dunn-Edwards Black Bean (DE 6385) 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


Black Bean (DE 6385) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(78, 75, 74)
Red
78 (30.6%)
Green
75 (29.4%)
Blue
74 (29.0%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
3.85%
Yellow
5.13%
Key
69.41%

HSL

HSL(15deg, 2.6 %, 29.8 %)

Hue
15°
Saturation
2.63 %.
Lightness
29.80 %.

RYB

RYB(133, 143, 153)
Red
133 (52.0%)
Yellow
143 (56.0%)
Blue
153 (60.2%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
15°
Saturation
5.13 %.
Brightness / Value
30.59 %.

HWB

H: 15°

W: 29.02 %

B: 69.41 %

XYZ

X : 6.89

Y : 7.15

Z : 7.49

YXY

Y1 : 7.15

X : 0.32

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 69.41%

M : 70.59%

Y : 70.98%


LRV

~ 7.1 %

Munsell Color System

5.9YR 3.1/0.2

CIE-Lab

L : 32.14

A : 1.03

B : 1.03

CIE-Lch

L : 32.14

C : 1.46

H : 45.03

CIE-Luv

L : 32.14

U : 1.7

V : 1.09

Hunter-Lab

L : 26.73

A : -0.75

B : 2.09






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Black Bean (DE 6385) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards)


Here are the colors similar to Black Bean (DE 6385) (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.



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ΔE - 6.19 (93.8% similar)





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


Pantone PMS


Black Bean (DE 6385) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Black Bean (DE 6385) to Pantone PMS


#504D4A
PANTONE 10397 C
ΔE - 1.44 (98.6% similar)
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ΔE - 3.51 (96.5% similar)
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PANTONE 4273 C
ΔE - 3.55 (96.4% similar)
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PANTONE 4287 C
ΔE - 3.73 (96.3% similar)


RAL Design


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Pantone TCX


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British Standard 4800


Black Bean (DE 6385) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Black Bean (DE 6385) to British Standard 4800


#444444
BS 16-A-11 - Grey
ΔE - 3.12 (96.9% similar)
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BS 02-A-11 - Grey
ΔE - 3.15 (96.8% similar)
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ΔE - 5.05 (95.0% similar)


RAL Classic


Black Bean (DE 6385) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Black Bean (DE 6385) to RAL Classic


#4C4A44
RAL 7022 - Umbra Gray
ΔE - 3.42 (96.6% similar)
#4F5250
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ΔE - 4.37 (95.6% similar)
#45494E
RAL 7024 - Graphite Gray
ΔE - 4.93 (95.1% similar)
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RAL 7015 - Slate Gray
ΔE - 5.33 (94.7% similar)


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#464646
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ΔE - 2.60 (97.4% similar)





Paint similar to Black Bean (DE 6385) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Black Bean (DE 6385) (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


Black Bean (DE 6385) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Black Bean (DE 6385) to Dunn-Edwards


#51504D
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ΔE - 2.54 (97.5% similar)
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ΔE - 2.97 (97.0% similar)


Valspar


Black Bean (DE 6385) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Black Bean (DE 6385) to Valspar


#4F4845
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ΔE - 2.46 (97.5% similar)
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ΔE - 2.78 (97.2% similar)
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ΔE - 3.13 (96.9% similar)


PPG Paints


Black Bean (DE 6385) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Black Bean (DE 6385) to PPG Paints


#464544
Onyx (PPG1011-7)
ΔE - 2.49 (97.5% similar)
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Phantom Mist (PPG1002-7)
ΔE - 3.18 (96.8% similar)
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Black Elegance (PPG1004-7)
ΔE - 3.73 (96.3% similar)
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Black Magic (PPG1001-7)
ΔE - 4.00 (96.0% similar)





Behr


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ΔE - 3.32 (96.7% similar)
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ΔE - 3.36 (96.6% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Black Bean (DE 6385) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Black Bean (DE 6385) to Sherwin Williams


#4F4D51
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ΔE - 3.42 (96.6% similar)
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Black Fox (SW 7020)
ΔE - 3.42 (96.6% similar)
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Iron Ore (SW 7069)
ΔE - 3.65 (96.3% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Black Bean (DE 6385) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Black Bean (DE 6385) to Benjamin Moore


#4B4D4F
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ΔE - 3.20 (96.8% similar)
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ΔE - 3.29 (96.7% similar)
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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.







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