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Sherwin Williams Freshwater (SW 6774) Paint Color


Color Name: Freshwater (SW 6774)
Hex Color Code: #4DA6B2
RGB Color Code: RGB(77, 166, 178)
CMYK Values*: 56.7%, 6.7%, 0.0%, 30.2%





About Freshwater (SW 6774) color - its meaning and example


What color is Freshwater (SW 6774)?

Freshwater (SW 6774) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Freshwater (SW 6774) is #4DA6B2, and the RGB color code is RGB(77, 166, 178).

In the RGB color model, Freshwater (SW 6774) has a red value of 77, a green value of 166, and a blue value of 178. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 56.7% cyan, 6.7% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 30.2% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 187.1° (degrees), 39.6 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Freshwater (SW 6774) has a hue of 187.1° (degrees), 56.7 % saturation and 69.8 % brightness/value.


Freshwater (SW 6774) is cool or warm?

The color Freshwater (SW 6774) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Freshwater (SW 6774)?

Freshwater (SW 6774) has an LRV of nearly 32. By LRV value, it is a medium 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

Freshwater (SW 6774)

Light Color


Compare LRV 32 of Freshwater (SW 6774) 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 32 puts Sherwin Williams Freshwater (SW 6774) 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


Freshwater (SW 6774) (Paint - Sherwin Williams) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(77, 166, 178)
Red
77 (30.2%)
Green
166 (65.1%)
Blue
178 (69.8%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
56.74%
Magenta
6.74%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
30.20%

HSL

HSL(187.13deg, 39.6 %, 50.0 %)

Hue
187.13°
Saturation
39.61 %.
Lightness
50.00 %.

RYB

RYB(33, 73, 105)
Red
33 (12.8%)
Yellow
73 (28.7%)
Blue
105 (41.1%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
187.13°
Saturation
56.74 %.
Brightness / Value
69.80 %.

HWB

H: 187.13°

W: 30.20 %

B: 30.20 %

XYZ

X : 24.73

Y : 32.06

Z : 47.01

YXY

Y1 : 32.06

X : 0.24

Y2 : 0.31

CMY

C : 69.80%

M : 34.90%

Y : 30.20%


LRV

~ 32.1 %

Munsell Color System

8.8BG 6.2/5.9

CIE-Lab

L : 63.4

A : -23.01

B : -14.27

CIE-Lch

L : 63.4

C : 27.08

H : 211.8

CIE-Luv

L : 63.4

U : -36.98

V : -18.22

Hunter-Lab

L : 56.63

A : -21.13

B : -9.58






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Freshwater (SW 6774) (Paint - Sherwin Williams)


Here are the colors similar to Freshwater (SW 6774) (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.



#5F9EA0
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ΔE - 4.74 (95.3% similar)
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ΔE - 7.25 (92.8% similar)
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ΔE - 8.04 (92.0% similar)
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ΔE - 8.40 (91.6% similar)





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


Pantone PMS


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to Pantone PMS


#58A7AF
PANTONE 2233 C
ΔE - 1.64 (98.4% similar)
#4F9FA6
PANTONE 2234 C
ΔE - 2.80 (97.2% similar)
#4C9CA2
PANTONE 10288 C
ΔE - 3.81 (96.2% similar)
#71B0B4
PANTONE 2232 C
ΔE - 5.27 (94.7% similar)


RAL Design


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to RAL Design




Pantone TCX


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to Pantone TCX




RAL Classic


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to RAL Classic


#7AACAC
RAL 6034 - Pastel turquoise
ΔE - 6.89 (93.1% similar)


British Standard 4800


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to British Standard 4800


#6BA3BA
BS 18-C-35 - Blue
ΔE - 7.59 (92.4% similar)





Paint similar to Freshwater (SW 6774) (Paint - Sherwin Williams)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Freshwater (SW 6774) (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


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to Sherwin Williams


#4DA6B2
Freshwater (SW 6774)
Paint - Sherwin Williams
#34A3B6
Jamaica Bay (SW 6781)
ΔE - 2.77 (97.2% similar)
#3AA9AE
Aquarium (SW 6767)
ΔE - 3.86 (96.1% similar)
#01B0BB
Calypso (SW 6950)
ΔE - 4.81 (95.2% similar)


PPG Paints


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to PPG Paints


#55A7B6
Blue Calypso (PPG1235-5)
ΔE - 1.75 (98.2% similar)
#26A5BA
Jamaican Sea (PPG1236-6)
ΔE - 3.34 (96.7% similar)
#4E9AA8
Acapulco Cliffs (PPG1150-5)
ΔE - 3.97 (96.0% similar)
#57A1A0
Teal Bayou (PPG1147-5)
ΔE - 5.28 (94.7% similar)


Behr


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to Behr


#57A3B3
Explorer Blue (M470-5)
ΔE - 2.67 (97.3% similar)
#1CADBA
Placid Sea (P470-5)
ΔE - 3.67 (96.3% similar)
#4A9FA3
Aqua Fresco (M460-5)
ΔE - 3.87 (96.1% similar)
#1AA9C1
High Dive (P480-5)
ΔE - 4.16 (95.8% similar)





Dunn-Edwards


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to Dunn-Edwards


#4BA4A9
Montego Bay (DE 5739)
ΔE - 2.92 (97.1% similar)
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Caribbean Cruise (DE 5760)
ΔE - 3.01 (97.0% similar)
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Riviera (DE 5753)
ΔE - 4.01 (96.0% similar)
#5796A1
Star City (DE 5767)
ΔE - 5.42 (94.6% similar)


Valspar


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to Valspar


#4A9CA6
Gone Fishing (5004-8A)
ΔE - 3.16 (96.8% similar)
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Blue Nebula (8002-40E)
ΔE - 4.13 (95.9% similar)
#5F9FAF
Blue Chiffon (V068-4)
ΔE - 4.41 (95.6% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Freshwater (SW 6774) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Freshwater (SW 6774) to Benjamin Moore


#569CA5
Blue Lake (2053-40)
ΔE - 3.42 (96.6% similar)
#409CAC
Blue Lagoon (2054-40)
ΔE - 3.50 (96.5% similar)
#69A2AB
Bracken Blue (CW-600)
ΔE - 4.06 (95.9% similar)
#4D9CAE
Ash Blue (2057-40)
ΔE - 4.13 (95.9% 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


Freshwater (SW 6774) - #4DA6B2 Color Images and Patterns


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Explore Named Colors



#4DA6B2
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#34A3B6
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#289EC4
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#01858B
Gulfstream (SW 6768)
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#018498
Cruising (SW 6782)
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