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Benjamin Moore Elephant Gray (2109-50) Paint Color


Color Name: Elephant Gray (2109-50)
Hex Color Code: #B5ABA7
RGB Color Code: RGB(181, 171, 167)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 5.5%, 7.7%, 29.0%
Color Family (Hue): Purple





About Elephant Gray (2109-50) color - its meaning and example


What color is Elephant Gray (2109-50)?

Elephant Gray (2109-50) color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Elephant Gray (2109-50) is #B5ABA7, and the RGB color code is RGB(181, 171, 167).

In the RGB color model, Elephant Gray (2109-50) has a red value of 181, a green value of 171, and a blue value of 167. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 5.5% magenta, 7.7% yellow, and 29.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 17.1° (degrees), 8.6 % saturation, and 68.2 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Elephant Gray (2109-50) has a hue of 17.1° (degrees), 7.7 % saturation and 71.0 % brightness/value.


Elephant Gray (2109-50) is cool or warm?

The color Elephant Gray (2109-50) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Elephant Gray (2109-50)?

Elephant Gray (2109-50) has an LRV of nearly 42. By LRV value, it is a medium light 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

Elephant Gray (2109-50)

Light Color


Compare LRV 42 of Elephant Gray (2109-50) 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 42 puts Benjamin Moore Elephant Gray (2109-50) paint color in the medium 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


Elephant Gray (2109-50) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(181, 171, 167)
Red
181 (71.0%)
Green
171 (67.1%)
Blue
167 (65.5%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
5.52%
Yellow
7.73%
Key
29.02%

HSL

HSL(17.14deg, 8.6 %, 68.2 %)

Hue
17.14°
Saturation
8.64 %.
Lightness
68.24 %.

RYB

RYB(41, 69, 58)
Red
41 (16.1%)
Yellow
69 (27.1%)
Blue
58 (22.7%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
17.14°
Saturation
7.73 %.
Brightness / Value
70.98 %.

HWB

H: 17.14°

W: 65.49 %

B: 29.02 %

XYZ

X : 40.59

Y : 41.74

Z : 42.48

YXY

Y1 : 41.74

X : 0.33

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 29.02%

M : 32.94%

Y : 34.51%


LRV

~ 41.7 %

Munsell Color System

8.5YR 6.9/0.8

CIE-Lab

L : 70.69

A : 2.87

B : 3.33

CIE-Lch

L : 70.69

C : 4.4

H : 49.23

CIE-Luv

L : 70.69

U : 6.1

V : 4.33

Hunter-Lab

L : 64.61

A : -0.9

B : 6.24






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


Pantone TCX


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Pantone PMS


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ΔE - 2.12 (97.9% similar)
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ΔE - 4.79 (95.2% similar)


RAL Design


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British Standard 4800


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ΔE - 4.97 (95.0% similar)
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RAL Classic


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ΔE - 5.79 (94.2% similar)
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ΔE - 5.99 (94.0% similar)
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ΔE - 6.00 (94.0% similar)
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ΔE - 6.91 (93.1% similar)





Paint similar to Elephant Gray (2109-50) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Elephant Gray (2109-50) (Paint - Benjamin Moore). 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.


Sherwin Williams


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ΔE - 2.58 (97.4% similar)
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ΔE - 3.10 (96.9% similar)
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ΔE - 3.21 (96.8% similar)
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ΔE - 3.26 (96.7% similar)


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ΔE - 2.88 (97.1% similar)
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ΔE - 4.13 (95.9% similar)


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PPG Paints


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ΔE - 3.48 (96.5% similar)
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ΔE - 4.09 (95.9% similar)
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ΔE - 4.67 (95.3% similar)
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ΔE - 4.79 (95.2% similar)


Valspar


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ΔE - 3.67 (96.3% similar)
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ΔE - 4.06 (95.9% similar)
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ΔE - 4.15 (95.8% similar)
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Warm Shale (M219)
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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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