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Benjamin Moore Fairview Blue (779) Paint Color


Color Name: Fairview Blue (779)
Hex Color Code: #A9D4E7
RGB Color Code: RGB(169, 212, 231)
CMYK Values*: 26.8%, 8.2%, 0.0%, 9.4%
Color Family (Hue): Blue





About Fairview Blue (779) color - its meaning and example


What color is Fairview Blue (779)?

Fairview Blue (779) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Fairview Blue (779) is #A9D4E7, and the RGB color code is RGB(169, 212, 231).

In the RGB color model, Fairview Blue (779) has a red value of 169, a green value of 212, and a blue value of 231. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 26.8% cyan, 8.2% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 9.4% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 198.4° (degrees), 56.4 % saturation, and 78.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Fairview Blue (779) has a hue of 198.4° (degrees), 26.8 % saturation and 90.6 % brightness/value.


Fairview Blue (779) is cool or warm?

The color Fairview Blue (779) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Fairview Blue (779)?

Fairview Blue (779) has an LRV of nearly 61. By LRV value, it is a 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

Fairview Blue (779)

Light Color


Compare LRV 61 of Fairview Blue (779) 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 61 puts Benjamin Moore Fairview Blue (779) paint color in the lighter 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


Fairview Blue (779) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(169, 212, 231)
Red
169 (66.3%)
Green
212 (83.1%)
Blue
231 (90.6%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
26.84%
Magenta
8.23%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
9.41%

HSL

HSL(198.39deg, 56.4 %, 78.4 %)

Hue
198.39°
Saturation
56.36 %.
Lightness
78.43 %.

RYB

RYB(12, 25, 43)
Red
12 (4.7%)
Yellow
25 (9.7%)
Blue
43 (17.0%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
198.39°
Saturation
26.84 %.
Brightness / Value
90.59 %.

HWB

H: 198.39°

W: 66.27 %

B: 9.41 %

XYZ

X : 54.33

Y : 61.29

Z : 84.57

YXY

Y1 : 61.29

X : 0.27

Y2 : 0.31

CMY

C : 33.73%

M : 16.86%

Y : 9.41%


LRV

~ 61.3 %

Munsell Color System

3.6B 8.1/3.6

CIE-Lab

L : 82.54

A : -9.76

B : -13.95

CIE-Lch

L : 82.54

C : 17.03

H : 235.02

CIE-Luv

L : 82.54

U : -22.3

V : -20.29

Hunter-Lab

L : 78.29

A : -13.13

B : -9.24






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Fairview Blue (779) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the colors similar to Fairview Blue (779) (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.



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ΔE - 4.28 (95.7% similar)





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


RAL Design


Fairview Blue (779) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Fairview Blue (779) to RAL Design


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RAL 240 80 15 - Baby Blue
ΔE - 2.16 (97.8% similar)
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ΔE - 2.37 (97.6% similar)
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ΔE - 2.61 (97.4% similar)
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ΔE - 3.04 (97.0% similar)


Pantone TCX


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Pantone PMS


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PANTONE 290 C
ΔE - 3.19 (96.8% similar)
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PANTONE 2975 C
ΔE - 3.58 (96.4% similar)
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PANTONE 2204 C
ΔE - 3.97 (96.0% similar)
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PANTONE 9441 C
ΔE - 4.36 (95.6% similar)


British Standard 4800


Fairview Blue (779) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Fairview Blue (779) to British Standard 4800


#ADD4DA
BS 18-E-50 - Blue
ΔE - 5.15 (94.9% similar)
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BS 20-C-33 - Pompadour
ΔE - 6.29 (93.7% similar)
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ΔE - 6.88 (93.1% similar)





Paint similar to Fairview Blue (779) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Fairview Blue (779) (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.


Benjamin Moore


Fairview Blue (779) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Fairview Blue (779) to Benjamin Moore


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ΔE - 0.84 (99.2% similar)
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ΔE - 1.37 (98.6% similar)
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ΔE - 1.43 (98.6% similar)


PPG Paints


Fairview Blue (779) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Fairview Blue (779) to PPG Paints


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ΔE - 0.94 (99.1% similar)
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ΔE - 2.51 (97.5% similar)
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Windsor Way (PPG1239-3)
ΔE - 4.10 (95.9% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Fairview Blue (779) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Fairview Blue (779) to Sherwin Williams


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ΔE - 1.41 (98.6% similar)
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ΔE - 3.18 (96.8% similar)
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ΔE - 3.49 (96.5% similar)





Behr


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ΔE - 1.82 (98.2% similar)
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ΔE - 2.62 (97.4% similar)


Valspar


Fairview Blue (779) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Fairview Blue (779) to Valspar


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ΔE - 1.86 (98.1% similar)
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ΔE - 2.03 (98.0% similar)
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ΔE - 2.04 (98.0% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Fairview Blue (779) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Fairview Blue (779) to Dunn-Edwards


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Blue Calico (DET 585)
ΔE - 1.87 (98.1% similar)
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ΔE - 2.04 (98.0% similar)
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ΔE - 2.30 (97.7% similar)
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Glacier Point (DE 5785)
ΔE - 2.46 (97.5% 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.







Example Color Images and Mockup


Fairview Blue (779) - #A9D4E7 Color Images and Patterns


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