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Behr Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) Paint Color


Color Name: Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18)
Hex Color Code: #DDDACE
RGB Color Code: RGB(221, 218, 206)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 1.4%, 6.8%, 13.3%





About Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) color - its meaning and example


What color is Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18)?

Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) color belongs to the White color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) is #DDDACE, and the RGB color code is RGB(221, 218, 206).

In the RGB color model, Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) has a red value of 221, a green value of 218, and a blue value of 206. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 1.4% magenta, 6.8% yellow, and 13.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 48° (degrees), 18.1 % saturation, and 83.7 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) has a hue of 48° (degrees), 6.8 % saturation and 86.7 % brightness/value.


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) is cool or warm?

The color Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18)?

Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) has an LRV of nearly 70. 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

Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18)

Light Color


Compare LRV 70 of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) 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 70 puts Behr Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) 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


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(221, 218, 206)
Red
221 (86.7%)
Green
218 (85.5%)
Blue
206 (80.8%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
1.36%
Yellow
6.79%
Key
13.33%

HSL

HSL(48deg, 18.1 %, 83.7 %)

Hue
48°
Saturation
18.07 %.
Lightness
83.73 %.

RYB

RYB(15, 44, 25)
Red
15 (5.9%)
Yellow
44 (17.3%)
Blue
25 (9.7%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
48°
Saturation
6.79 %.
Brightness / Value
86.67 %.

HWB

H: 48°

W: 80.78 %

B: 13.33 %

XYZ

X : 66.03

Y : 69.97

Z : 68.42

YXY

Y1 : 69.97

X : 0.32

Y2 : 0.34

CMY

C : 13.33%

M : 14.51%

Y : 19.22%


LRV

~ 70 %

Munsell Color System

2.6GY 8.6/1

CIE-Lab

L : 86.98

A : -1.06

B : 6.25

CIE-Lch

L : 86.98

C : 6.34

H : 99.61

CIE-Luv

L : 86.98

U : 2.4

V : 9.53

Hunter-Lab

L : 83.65

A : -5.48

B : 10.06






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the colors similar to Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) (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.



#D9DAD2
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ΔE - 3.02 (97.0% similar)
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ΔE - 3.07 (96.9% similar)





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


RAL Design


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) to RAL Design




RAL Classic


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) to RAL Classic


#D7D5CB
RAL 9002 Gray White
ΔE - 1.46 (98.5% similar)
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RAL 9001 - Cream White
ΔE - 3.23 (96.8% similar)
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ΔE - 3.69 (96.3% similar)
#F1ECE1
RAL 9010 - Pure White
ΔE - 4.26 (95.7% similar)


British Standard 4800


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) to British Standard 4800


#D2D1BF
BS 12-B-17 - Willow
ΔE - 3.68 (96.3% similar)
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BS 12-B-15 - Seafoam
ΔE - 4.03 (96.0% similar)
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BS 22-B-15 - Swansdown
ΔE - 4.17 (95.8% similar)


Pantone TCX


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Pantone PMS


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#DFDCD4
PANTONE 9081 C
ΔE - 1.89 (98.1% similar)
#D6D2C4
PANTONE 7527 C
ΔE - 2.05 (97.9% similar)
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PANTONE 9080 C
ΔE - 2.87 (97.1% similar)
#D7D2CB
PANTONE Warm Gray 1 C
ΔE - 3.27 (96.7% similar)





Paint similar to Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) (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


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) to Behr


#DDDACF
Silver Drop (790C-2)
ΔE - 0.44 (99.6% similar)
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ΔE - 0.60 (99.4% similar)
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ΔE - 0.78 (99.2% similar)
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Soft Secret (PPU25-10)
ΔE - 1.66 (98.3% similar)


Valspar


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) to Valspar


#DCDAD0
Barest Hush (V145-1)
ΔE - 0.89 (99.1% similar)
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Dirty Martini (V174)
ΔE - 1.58 (98.4% similar)
#D8D8CE
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ΔE - 1.62 (98.4% similar)
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ΔE - 1.90 (98.1% similar)


Benjamin Moore


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#DBD8CE
Light Pewter (1464)
ΔE - 0.98 (99.0% similar)
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Balboa Mist (1549)
ΔE - 1.42 (98.6% similar)
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ΔE - 1.62 (98.4% similar)
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ΔE - 1.80 (98.2% similar)





Sherwin Williams


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) to Sherwin Williams


#DEDDD1
Nonchalant White (SW 6161)
ΔE - 1.14 (98.9% similar)
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ΔE - 1.91 (98.1% similar)
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ΔE - 1.94 (98.1% similar)


PPG Paints


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) to PPG Paints


#DEDBD2
In The Cloud (PPG0999-1)
ΔE - 1.38 (98.6% similar)
#DBD7CE
Silent Smoke (PPG1025-2)
ΔE - 1.68 (98.3% similar)
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Antique White (PPG1024-2)
ΔE - 2.17 (97.8% similar)
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Fossil Stone (PPG1102-2)
ΔE - 2.27 (97.7% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) to Dunn-Edwards


#DBD6CB
Shady (DEC 774)
ΔE - 1.46 (98.5% similar)
#E6E3D8
Watermist (DE 6240)
ΔE - 2.09 (97.9% similar)
#D9DAD2
Silver Creek (DE 6275)
ΔE - 2.32 (97.7% similar)
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Light Sprinkle (DE 6254)
ΔE - 2.38 (97.6% 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


Ginger Sugar (MQ3-18) - #DDDACE Color Images and Patterns


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