Color Name: Ebony
Hex Color Code: #555D50
RGB Color Code: RGB(85, 93, 80)
CMYK Values *: 8.6%, 0.0%, 14.0%, 63.5%




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The color ebony represents the color of the wood ebony, a tropical hardwood widely used to make fine furniture. Ebony is a dense black/brown hardwood.


What color is Ebony?

Ebony color belongs to the Green, Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Ebony is #555D50, and the RGB color code is RGB(85, 93, 80).

In the RGB color model, Ebony has a red value of 85, a green value of 93, and a blue value of 80. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 8.6% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 14.0% yellow, and 63.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 96.9° (degrees), 7.5 % saturation, and 33.9 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Ebony has a hue of 96.9° (degrees), 14.0 % saturation and 36.5 % brightness/value.

Ebony is cool or warm?

Ebony is a cool color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Ebony color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(85, 93, 80)

Red 85 (33.3%)
Green 93 (36.5%)
Blue 80 (31.4%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 96.92°
Saturation 7.51 %.
Lightness 33.92 %.
HWB H: 96.92°
W: 31.37 %
B: 63.53 %
LRV ~ 10.3 %
Munsell Color System 7.4GY 3.7/2
XYZ X : 9.11
Y : 10.34
Z : 9.11
YXY Y1 : 10.34
X : 0.32
Y2 : 0.36
CMY C : 66.67%
M : 63.53%
Y : 68.63%

CMYK

Cyan 8.60%
Magenta 0.00%
Yellow 13.98%
Key 63.53%

HSV/HSB

Hue 96.92°
Saturation 13.98 %.
Brightness / Value 36.47 %.
CIE-Lab L : 38.44
A : -5.86
B : 6.41
CIE-Lch L : 38.44
C : 8.69
H : 132.45
CIE-Luv L : 38.44
U : -3.79
V : 8.77
Hunter-Lab L : 32.15
A : -5.71
B : 5.72








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Ebony


Here are the colors similar to Ebony . 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 - 3.63 (96.4% similar)
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ΔE - 5.95 (94.1% similar)
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ΔE - 8.16 (91.8% similar)




Paint similar to Ebony


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Ebony . 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

#565D4F
Vintage Vogue (462)
ΔE - 0.63 (99.4% similar)
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Dakota Shadow (448)
ΔE - 1.83 (98.2% similar)
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ΔE - 2.50 (97.5% similar)
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ΔE - 2.55 (97.5% similar)

Behr

#595F53
Pastoral (PPU10-20)
ΔE - 1.43 (98.6% similar)
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Alpine Trail (N420-7)
ΔE - 2.59 (97.4% similar)
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North Woods (N410-7)
ΔE - 2.62 (97.4% similar)
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Northern Glen (MQ6-14)
ΔE - 3.25 (96.8% similar)

PPG Paints

#50594F
Evergreen Boughs (PPG1129-7)
ΔE - 2.01 (98.0% similar)
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Castle Stone (PPG1128-7)
ΔE - 3.00 (97.0% similar)
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Fresh Basil (PPG1127-7)
ΔE - 3.79 (96.2% similar)

Sherwin Williams

#5E6259
Pewter Green (SW 6208)
ΔE - 3.68 (96.3% similar)
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Rock Garden (SW 6195)
ΔE - 4.46 (95.5% similar)
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Shade-Grown (SW 6188)
ΔE - 4.78 (95.2% similar)
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Rosemary (SW 6187)
ΔE - 4.87 (95.1% similar)







Color Combinations


View more Ebony - #555D50 color palettes and color scheme combinations


Ebony 555d50 Monochromatic Color Palette
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.

Ebony 555d50 Analogous Color Palette
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.

Ebony 555d50 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Ebony 555d50 tetradic Color Palette
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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