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French Violet (1427) Benjamin Moore - Paint Color



Color Name: French Violet (1427)

Hex Color Code: #696D86

RGB Color Code: RGB(105, 109, 134)

CMYK Values*: 21.6%, 18.7%, 0.0%, 47.5%





What color is French Violet (1427)?

French Violet (1427) color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for French Violet (1427) is #696D86, and the RGB color code is RGB(105, 109, 134).

In the RGB color model, French Violet (1427) has a red value of 105, a green value of 109, and a blue value of 134. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 21.6% cyan, 18.7% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 47.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 231.7° (degrees), 12.1 % saturation, and 46.9 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, French Violet (1427) has a hue of 231.7° (degrees), 21.6 % saturation and 52.5 % brightness/value.

French Violet (1427) is cool or warm?

The color French Violet (1427) is a cool color.

What is the LRV of French Violet (1427)?

French Violet (1427) has an LRV of nearly 16. By LRV value, it is a medium dark color.
Light Reflectance Value (LRV), indicates how light or dark a color will look on a scale of 0 (black) to 100 (white).





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


French Violet (1427) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(105, 109, 134)

Red 105 (41.2%)
Green 109 (42.7%)
Blue 134 (52.5%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 231.72°
Saturation 12.13 %.
Lightness 46.86 %.
HWB H: 231.72°
W: 41.18 %
B: 47.45 %
LRV ~ 15.7 %
Munsell Color System 5.1PB 4.5/2.4
XYZ X : 15.6
Y : 15.66
Z : 24.76
YXY Y1 : 15.66
X : 0.28
Y2 : 0.28
CMY C : 58.82%
M : 57.25%
Y : 47.45%

CMYK

Cyan 21.64%
Magenta 18.66%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 47.45%

HSV/HSB

Hue 231.72°
Saturation 21.64 %.
Brightness / Value 52.55 %.
CIE-Lab L : 46.53
A : 4.23
B : -14.26
CIE-Lch L : 46.53
C : 14.87
H : 286.51
CIE-Luv L : 46.53
U : -3.48
V : -20.77
Hunter-Lab L : 39.57
A : 1.09
B : -9.39








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Color Combinations


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French Violet (1427) 696d86 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.

French Violet (1427) 696d86 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.

French Violet (1427) 696d86 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

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

French Violet (1427) 696d86 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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