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Behr Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) Paint Color


Color Name: Flashy Sapphire (P520-7)
Hex Color Code: #2C538A
RGB Color Code: RGB(44, 83, 138)
CMYK Values*: 68.1%, 39.9%, 0.0%, 45.9%





About Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) color - its meaning and example


What color is Flashy Sapphire (P520-7)?

Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) is #2C538A, and the RGB color code is RGB(44, 83, 138).

In the RGB color model, Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) has a red value of 44, a green value of 83, and a blue value of 138. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 68.1% cyan, 39.9% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 45.9% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 215.1° (degrees), 51.6 % saturation, and 35.7 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) has a hue of 215.1° (degrees), 68.1 % saturation and 54.1 % brightness/value.


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) is cool or warm?

The color Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7)?

Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) has an LRV of nearly 9. 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

Flashy Sapphire (P520-7)

Light Color


Compare LRV 9 of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) 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 9 puts Behr Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) 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


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(44, 83, 138)
Red
44 (17.3%)
Green
83 (32.5%)
Blue
138 (54.1%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
68.12%
Magenta
39.86%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
45.88%

HSL

HSL(215.11deg, 51.6 %, 35.7 %)

Hue
215.11°
Saturation
51.65 %.
Lightness
35.69 %.

RYB

RYB(84, 105, 173)
Red
84 (32.9%)
Yellow
105 (41.3%)
Blue
173 (67.8%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
215.11°
Saturation
68.12 %.
Brightness / Value
54.12 %.

HWB

H: 215.11°

W: 17.25 %

B: 45.88 %

XYZ

X : 8.72

Y : 8.56

Z : 25.24

YXY

Y1 : 8.56

X : 0.21

Y2 : 0.2

CMY

C : 82.75%

M : 67.45%

Y : 45.88%


LRV

~ 8.6 %

Munsell Color System

1PB 3.4/8.1

CIE-Lab

L : 35.12

A : 5.17

B : -34.72

CIE-Lch

L : 35.12

C : 35.1

H : 278.47

CIE-Luv

L : 35.12

U : -15.49

V : -48.58

Hunter-Lab

L : 29.25

A : 2.02

B : -30.67






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the colors similar to Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) (Paint - Behr). 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.



#035096
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ΔE - 2.97 (97.0% similar)
#004F98
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ΔE - 3.08 (96.9% similar)
#2D5DA1
Medium Sapphire
ΔE - 4.19 (95.8% similar)
#08457E
Dark Cerulean
ΔE - 5.02 (95.0% similar)





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


Pantone PMS


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to Pantone PMS


#274E83
PANTONE 8185 C
ΔE - 1.77 (98.2% similar)
#2C5697
PANTONE 7685 C
ΔE - 1.84 (98.2% similar)
#1D4F91
PANTONE 7686 C
ΔE - 1.87 (98.1% similar)
#1B4E8A
PANTONE 4153 C
ΔE - 2.12 (97.9% similar)


Pantone TCX


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to Pantone TCX




RAL Design


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to RAL Design




RAL Classic


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to RAL Classic


#314F6F
RAL 5000 - Violet Blue
ΔE - 4.46 (95.5% similar)
#005387
RAL 5005 - Signal Blue
ΔE - 4.64 (95.4% similar)
#004F7C
RAL 5010 - Gentian Blue
ΔE - 5.55 (94.4% similar)
#005B8C
RAL 5017 - Traffic Blue
ΔE - 6.44 (93.6% similar)


British Standard 4800


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to British Standard 4800


#266492
BS 20-E-56 - Blue
ΔE - 7.21 (92.8% similar)


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#0F4D92
Yale Blue
ΔE - 2.77 (97.2% similar)
#00539B
Duke Royal Blue
ΔE - 3.25 (96.7% similar)
#224C98
Polynesian Blue
ΔE - 3.16 (96.8% similar)
#004B93
Pepsi Blue
ΔE - 3.47 (96.5% similar)





Paint similar to Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) (Paint - Behr). 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.


Behr


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to Behr




Benjamin Moore


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to Benjamin Moore


#2F5688
Blue Suede Shoes (798)
ΔE - 1.15 (98.9% similar)
#335183
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ΔE - 1.80 (98.2% similar)
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Twilight Blue (2067-30)
ΔE - 2.63 (97.4% similar)
#304C89
Delphinium (CC-872)
ΔE - 3.10 (96.9% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to Sherwin Williams


#225288
Frank Blue (SW 6967)
ΔE - 1.52 (98.5% similar)
#015086
Blueblood (SW 6966)
ΔE - 4.13 (95.9% similar)
#284A70
Indigo (SW 6531)
ΔE - 4.37 (95.6% similar)
#164576
Honorable Blue (SW 6811)
ΔE - 5.12 (94.9% similar)





Valspar


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to Valspar


#214F86
Strong Will (8001-44G)
ΔE - 1.74 (98.3% similar)
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Moroccan Resort (8002-45F)
ΔE - 4.68 (95.3% similar)
#01537F
Kate's Ring (8002-44G)
ΔE - 5.92 (94.1% similar)


PPG Paints


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to PPG Paints


#234E86
Brilliant Blue (PPG1161-7)
ΔE - 1.77 (98.2% similar)
#1C5798
Florentine Lapis (PPG1244-7)
ΔE - 2.79 (97.2% similar)
#314A76
Dragonfly (PPG1162-7)
ΔE - 4.31 (95.7% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) to Dunn-Edwards


#1D4E8F
Deep Sapphire (DEA 137)
ΔE - 2.00 (98.0% similar)
#2D517C
Slumber (DE 5860)
ΔE - 2.06 (97.9% similar)
#1D5699
Blue Chip (DE 5867)
ΔE - 2.52 (97.5% similar)
#2E4A7D
Nautical (DEA 139)
ΔE - 3.64 (96.4% 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


Flashy Sapphire (P520-7) - #2C538A Color Images and Patterns


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