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Sherwin Williams French Roast (SW 6069) Paint Color


Color Name: French Roast (SW 6069)
Hex Color Code: #4F3426
RGB Color Code: RGB(79, 52, 38)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 34.2%, 51.9%, 69.0%





About French Roast (SW 6069) color - its meaning and example


What color is French Roast (SW 6069)?

French Roast (SW 6069) color belongs to the Red color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for French Roast (SW 6069) is #4F3426, and the RGB color code is RGB(79, 52, 38).

In the RGB color model, French Roast (SW 6069) has a red value of 79, a green value of 52, and a blue value of 38. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 34.2% magenta, 51.9% yellow, and 69.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 20.5° (degrees), 35.0 % saturation, and 22.9 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, French Roast (SW 6069) has a hue of 20.5° (degrees), 51.9 % saturation and 31.0 % brightness/value.


French Roast (SW 6069) is cool or warm?

The color French Roast (SW 6069) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of French Roast (SW 6069)?

French Roast (SW 6069) has an LRV of nearly 4. By LRV value, it is a very 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

French Roast (SW 6069)

Light Color


Compare LRV 4 of French Roast (SW 6069) 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 4 puts Sherwin Williams French Roast (SW 6069) 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


French Roast (SW 6069) (Paint - Sherwin Williams) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(79, 52, 38)
Red
79 (31.0%)
Green
52 (20.4%)
Blue
38 (14.9%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
34.18%
Yellow
51.90%
Key
69.02%

HSL

HSL(20.49deg, 35.0 %, 22.9 %)

Hue
20.49°
Saturation
35.04 %.
Lightness
22.94 %.

RYB

RYB(176, 164, 160)
Red
176 (68.9%)
Yellow
164 (64.2%)
Blue
160 (62.9%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
20.49°
Saturation
51.90 %.
Brightness / Value
30.98 %.

HWB

H: 20.49°

W: 14.90 %

B: 69.02 %

XYZ

X : 4.8

Y : 4.26

Z : 2.4

YXY

Y1 : 4.26

X : 0.42

Y2 : 0.37

CMY

C : 69.02%

M : 79.61%

Y : 85.10%


LRV

~ 4.3 %

Munsell Color System

8.1YR 2.3/3.1

CIE-Lab

L : 24.51

A : 10.24

B : 13.74

CIE-Lch

L : 24.51

C : 17.14

H : 53.3

CIE-Luv

L : 24.51

U : 17.62

V : 11.69

Hunter-Lab

L : 20.64

A : 5.43

B : 7.54






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to French Roast (SW 6069) (Paint - Sherwin Williams)


Here are the colors similar to French Roast (SW 6069) (Paint - Sherwin Williams). 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.



#4A3728
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ΔE - 5.05 (95.0% similar)
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ΔE - 5.09 (94.9% similar)





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


Pantone PMS


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to Pantone PMS


#4E3629
PANTONE 476 C
ΔE - 1.36 (98.6% similar)
#4E3524
PANTONE 2322 C
ΔE - 1.96 (98.0% similar)
#5C3D31
PANTONE 7596 C
ΔE - 3.85 (96.2% similar)
#623B2A
PANTONE 477 C
ΔE - 5.17 (94.8% similar)


Pantone TCX


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to Pantone TCX




RAL Classic


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to RAL Classic


#513A2A
RAL 8028 - Terra Brown
ΔE - 2.91 (97.1% similar)
#4A3526
RAL 8014 - Sepia Brown
ΔE - 3.00 (97.0% similar)
#5A3826
RAL 8011 - Nut Brown
ΔE - 3.23 (96.8% similar)
#4C2B20
RAL 8016 - Mahogany Brown
ΔE - 3.94 (96.1% similar)


RAL Design


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to RAL Design




British Standard 4800


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to British Standard 4800


#553C35
BS 04-B-27 - Brown
ΔE - 4.43 (95.6% similar)
#493230
BS 04-C-40 - Maroon
ΔE - 6.32 (93.7% similar)





Paint similar to French Roast (SW 6069) (Paint - Sherwin Williams)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to French Roast (SW 6069) (Paint - Sherwin Williams). 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


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to Sherwin Williams


#4F3426
French Roast (SW 6069)
Paint - Sherwin Williams
#4D3930
Turkish Coffee (SW 6076)
ΔE - 3.71 (96.3% similar)
#4B3029
Rojo Marrón (SW 9182)
ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% similar)
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Terra Brun (SW 6048)
ΔE - 3.86 (96.1% similar)


Benjamin Moore


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to Benjamin Moore


#5E3B2F
Terrazzo Brown (CSP-360)
ΔE - 4.46 (95.5% similar)
#5B3F36
Chocolate Sundae (2113-10)
ΔE - 4.65 (95.4% similar)
#493830
Tarpley Brown (CW-170)
ΔE - 4.85 (95.2% similar)


Valspar


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to Valspar


#4E342D
Thoroughfare (8004-6G)
ΔE - 3.57 (96.4% similar)
#513B33
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ΔE - 3.93 (96.1% similar)
#5E3D2F
Roasted Coffee (2009-10)
ΔE - 4.04 (96.0% similar)
#543F36
Cabin Plank (2011-10)
ΔE - 4.61 (95.4% similar)





Dunn-Edwards


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to Dunn-Edwards


#5E463C
Northern Territory (DEA 158)
ΔE - 6.22 (93.8% similar)
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Chaps (DE 6049)
ΔE - 7.87 (92.1% similar)
#5B4A44
Bear in Mind (DE 6042)
ΔE - 8.67 (91.3% similar)


PPG Paints


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to PPG Paints


#63493E
Fudge (PPG1073-7)
ΔE - 7.12 (92.9% similar)
#604A3F
Fudge Truffle (PPG1075-7)
ΔE - 7.44 (92.6% similar)
#6C483A
Bird House Brown (PPG1072-7)
ΔE - 7.95 (92.0% similar)
#604B42
Little Bear (PPG1074-7)
ΔE - 8.03 (92.0% similar)


Behr


French Roast (SW 6069) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of French Roast (SW 6069) to Behr


#60443F
Death By Chocolate (MQ1-54)
ΔE - 7.34 (92.7% similar)
#5F4940
Chocolate Therapy (N150-7)
ΔE - 7.36 (92.6% similar)
#5A4840
Baronial Brown (N170-7)
ΔE - 7.61 (92.4% similar)
#54463F
Rave Raisin (HDC-MD-13)
ΔE - 8.14 (91.9% 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


French Roast (SW 6069) - #4F3426 Color Images and Patterns


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