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Dunn-Edwards Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) Paint Color


Color Name: Midnight Spruce (DE 6294)
Hex Color Code: #555B53
RGB Color Code: RGB(85, 91, 83)
CMYK Values*: 6.6%, 0.0%, 8.8%, 64.3%





About Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) color - its meaning and example


What color is Midnight Spruce (DE 6294)?

Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) is #555B53, and the RGB color code is RGB(85, 91, 83).

In the RGB color model, Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) has a red value of 85, a green value of 91, and a blue value of 83. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 6.6% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 8.8% yellow, and 64.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 105° (degrees), 4.6 % saturation, and 34.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) has a hue of 105° (degrees), 8.8 % saturation and 35.7 % brightness/value.


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) is cool or warm?

The color Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294)?

Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) has an LRV of nearly 10. 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

Midnight Spruce (DE 6294)

Light Color


Compare LRV 10 of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) 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 10 puts Dunn-Edwards Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) 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


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(85, 91, 83)
Red
85 (33.3%)
Green
91 (35.7%)
Blue
83 (32.5%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
6.59%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
8.79%
Key
64.31%

HSL

HSL(105deg, 4.6 %, 34.1 %)

Hue
105°
Saturation
4.60 %.
Lightness
34.12 %.

RYB

RYB(116, 136, 142)
Red
116 (45.5%)
Yellow
136 (53.4%)
Blue
142 (55.5%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
105°
Saturation
8.79 %.
Brightness / Value
35.69 %.

HWB

H: 105°

W: 32.55 %

B: 64.31 %

XYZ

X : 9.05

Y : 10.04

Z : 9.64

YXY

Y1 : 10.04

X : 0.31

Y2 : 0.35

CMY

C : 66.67%

M : 64.31%

Y : 67.45%


LRV

~ 10 %

Munsell Color System

8.4GY 3.6/1.3

CIE-Lab

L : 37.91

A : -4.07

B : 3.8

CIE-Lch

L : 37.91

C : 5.56

H : 136.96

CIE-Luv

L : 37.91

U : -2.9

V : 5.32

Hunter-Lab

L : 31.68

A : -4.46

B : 4.13






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards)


Here are the colors similar to Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) (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.



#555D50
Ebony
ΔE - 2.72 (97.3% similar)
#4D5D53
Feldgrau
ΔE - 4.62 (95.4% similar)
#555555
Davy's gray
ΔE - 6.37 (93.6% similar)
#544F3D
Olive drab Camouflage
ΔE - 7.97 (92.0% similar)





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


RAL Design


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to RAL Design




RAL Classic


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to RAL Classic


#585C56
RAL 7010 - Tarpaulin Gray
ΔE - 1.69 (98.3% similar)
#5D6058
RAL 7009 - Green Gray
ΔE - 2.57 (97.4% similar)
#4F5250
RAL 7043 - Traffic Gray B
ΔE - 4.82 (95.2% similar)
#575D5E
RAL 7012 - Basalt Gray
ΔE - 5.32 (94.7% similar)


Pantone PMS


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to Pantone PMS


#51534A
PANTONE 418 C
ΔE - 3.29 (96.7% similar)
#576361
PANTONE 4194 C
ΔE - 4.75 (95.3% similar)
#5B5C4A
PANTONE 4229 C
ΔE - 5.02 (95.0% similar)
#65665C
PANTONE 417 C
ΔE - 5.10 (94.9% similar)


British Standard 4800


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to British Standard 4800


#5E5F50
BS 12-B-25 - Thyme
ΔE - 4.25 (95.8% similar)


Pantone TCX


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to Pantone TCX







Paint similar to Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) (Paint - Dunn-Edwards)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) (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


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to Dunn-Edwards


#4F5A51
Hidden Forest (DE 6301)
ΔE - 2.59 (97.4% similar)
#5D625C
Charcoal Briquette (DET 601)
ΔE - 2.96 (97.0% similar)
#4C5752
Black Spruce (DE 6308)
ΔE - 3.17 (96.8% similar)


Behr


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to Behr


#555A51
North Woods (N410-7)
ΔE - 0.74 (99.3% similar)
#515A52
Alpine Trail (N420-7)
ΔE - 1.57 (98.4% similar)
#595F53
Pastoral (PPU10-20)
ΔE - 2.35 (97.7% similar)
#5B5D53
Black Bamboo (N380-7)
ΔE - 2.39 (97.6% similar)


PPG Paints


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to PPG Paints


#50594F
Evergreen Boughs (PPG1129-7)
ΔE - 2.12 (97.9% similar)
#5B5A4D
Osiris (PPG1031-7)
ΔE - 4.16 (95.8% similar)
#575957
Black Widow (PPG0997-7)
ΔE - 4.30 (95.7% similar)
#525746
Castle Stone (PPG1128-7)
ΔE - 4.50 (95.5% similar)





Valspar


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to Valspar


#5C5F56
Quaking Bog (5005-2C)
ΔE - 2.27 (97.7% similar)
#515A4D
Capers (T608)
ΔE - 3.04 (97.0% similar)
#585953
Sable Evening (5006-2C)
ΔE - 3.05 (96.9% similar)
#4F5B51
Sherwood Forest (8003-34G)
ΔE - 3.10 (96.9% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to Benjamin Moore


#565851
Ashwood Moss (1484)
ΔE - 2.36 (97.6% similar)
#565D4F
Vintage Vogue (462)
ΔE - 2.99 (97.0% similar)
#515D51
Dakota Shadow (448)
ΔE - 3.54 (96.5% similar)
#545447
Tuscany Green (2140-20)
ΔE - 4.33 (95.7% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) to Sherwin Williams


#5E6259
Pewter Green (SW 6208)
ΔE - 2.87 (97.1% similar)
#4E5147
Shade-Grown (SW 6188)
ΔE - 3.77 (96.2% similar)
#4D5346
Forestwood (SW 7730)
ΔE - 3.87 (96.1% 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


Midnight Spruce (DE 6294) - #555B53 Color Images and Patterns


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