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Benjamin Moore Hampshire Gray (HC-101) Paint Color


Color Name: Hampshire Gray (HC-101)
Hex Color Code: #908972
RGB Color Code: RGB(144, 137, 114)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 4.9%, 20.8%, 43.5%





About Hampshire Gray (HC-101) color - its meaning and example


What color is Hampshire Gray (HC-101)?

Hampshire Gray (HC-101) color belongs to the Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Hampshire Gray (HC-101) is #908972, and the RGB color code is RGB(144, 137, 114).

In the RGB color model, Hampshire Gray (HC-101) has a red value of 144, a green value of 137, and a blue value of 114. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 4.9% magenta, 20.8% yellow, and 43.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 46° (degrees), 11.9 % saturation, and 50.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Hampshire Gray (HC-101) has a hue of 46° (degrees), 20.8 % saturation and 56.5 % brightness/value.


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) is cool or warm?

The color Hampshire Gray (HC-101) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Hampshire Gray (HC-101)?

Hampshire Gray (HC-101) has an LRV of nearly 25. 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

Hampshire Gray (HC-101)

Light Color


Compare LRV 25 of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) 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 25 puts Benjamin Moore Hampshire Gray (HC-101) 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


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(144, 137, 114)
Red
144 (56.5%)
Green
137 (53.7%)
Blue
114 (44.7%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
4.86%
Yellow
20.83%
Key
43.53%

HSL

HSL(46deg, 11.9 %, 50.6 %)

Hue
46°
Saturation
11.90 %.
Lightness
50.59 %.

RYB

RYB(74, 106, 87)
Red
74 (29.2%)
Yellow
106 (41.4%)
Blue
87 (34.1%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
46°
Saturation
20.83 %.
Brightness / Value
56.47 %.

HWB

H: 46°

W: 44.71 %

B: 43.53 %

XYZ

X : 23.48

Y : 25.04

Z : 19.51

YXY

Y1 : 25.04

X : 0.35

Y2 : 0.37

CMY

C : 43.53%

M : 46.27%

Y : 55.29%


LRV

~ 25 %

Munsell Color System

0.1GY 5.5/2.3

CIE-Lab

L : 57.11

A : -1.38

B : 13.29

CIE-Lch

L : 57.11

C : 13.36

H : 95.92

CIE-Luv

L : 57.11

U : 5.54

V : 17.89

Hunter-Lab

L : 50.04

A : -3.78

B : 11.9






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Hampshire Gray (HC-101) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the colors similar to Hampshire Gray (HC-101) (Paint - Benjamin Moore). 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.



#8B8680
Gray (Crayola)
ΔE - 7.41 (92.6% similar)
#A99A86
Grullo
ΔE - 7.85 (92.1% similar)
#918151
Dark Tan
ΔE - 8.20 (91.8% similar)
#8F9779
Artichoke
ΔE - 8.27 (91.7% similar)





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


RAL Classic


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to RAL Classic


#92886F
RAL 7034 - Yellow Gray
ΔE - 1.52 (98.5% similar)
#908370
RAL 1035 - Pearl Beige
ΔE - 4.36 (95.6% similar)
#928E85
RAL 7030 - Stone Gray
ΔE - 6.05 (94.0% similar)
#817863
RAL 7002 - Olive Gray
ΔE - 6.37 (93.6% similar)


Pantone PMS


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to Pantone PMS


#979279
PANTONE 8381 C
ΔE - 3.22 (96.8% similar)
#878A77
PANTONE 4220 C
ΔE - 4.98 (95.0% similar)
#A1967E
PANTONE 10340 C
ΔE - 5.04 (95.0% similar)
#93845E
PANTONE 10342 C
ΔE - 5.59 (94.4% similar)


RAL Design


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to RAL Design


#968F7F
RAL 090 60 10 - Oyster Grey
ΔE - 3.63 (96.4% similar)
#998F7F
RAL 085 60 10 - Matte Olive
ΔE - 4.49 (95.5% similar)
#998D7C
RAL 080 60 10 - Light Khaki
ΔE - 4.64 (95.4% similar)
#90917E
RAL 110 60 10 - Grey Green
ΔE - 4.64 (95.4% similar)


British Standard 4800


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to British Standard 4800


#908473
BS 06-A-07 - Grey
ΔE - 4.42 (95.6% similar)
#958758
BS 10-B-21 - Lizard
ΔE - 7.30 (92.7% similar)


Pantone TCX


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to Pantone TCX







Paint similar to Hampshire Gray (HC-101) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Hampshire Gray (HC-101) (Paint - Benjamin Moore). 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


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to Sherwin Williams


#8F8666
Sheraton Sage (SW 0014)
ΔE - 3.24 (96.8% similar)
#958D7F
Studio Clay (SW 9172)
ΔE - 4.31 (95.7% similar)
#868578
Mountain Road (SW 7743)
ΔE - 4.78 (95.2% similar)
#9A9883
Green Earth (SW 7748)
ΔE - 5.39 (94.6% similar)


Valspar


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to Valspar


#8D8679
Artichoke (6003-2A)
ΔE - 4.26 (95.7% similar)
#87805F
Ripe Olive (6005-4B)
ΔE - 4.95 (95.0% similar)
#8F9073
Blanched Thyme (6001-4A)
ΔE - 4.99 (95.0% similar)
#9E8F7B
Stone Terrace (V135-5)
ΔE - 5.47 (94.5% similar)


PPG Paints


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to PPG Paints


#8C8578
Roller Coaster (PPG1008-5)
ΔE - 4.34 (95.7% similar)
#8B8376
Sweater Weather (PPG0999-5)
ΔE - 4.78 (95.2% similar)
#8E9074
Mesmerize (PPG1030-5)
ΔE - 5.21 (94.8% similar)
#8B8C6B
Playing Hooky (PPG1123-6)
ΔE - 5.44 (94.6% similar)





Dunn-Edwards


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to Dunn-Edwards


#9F947D
Weather Board (DE 6222)
ΔE - 4.52 (95.5% similar)
#9F9180
Bison Beige (DEC 750)
ΔE - 6.18 (93.8% similar)
#8E7D5D
Prairie Grove (DE 6195)
ΔE - 6.32 (93.7% similar)
#90926F
Desert Sage (DET 505)
ΔE - 6.50 (93.5% similar)


Behr


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to Behr


#888B73
Aloe Thorn (PPU10-17)
ΔE - 4.98 (95.0% similar)
#918260
Gingko Tree (PPU8-02)
ΔE - 5.09 (94.9% similar)
#A09482
Rolling Pebble (PPU7-23)
ΔE - 5.72 (94.3% similar)
#89877F
Wet Cement (HDC-NT-23)
ΔE - 6.30 (93.7% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Hampshire Gray (HC-101) to Benjamin Moore


#8D835E
Alligator Green (2143-20)
ΔE - 5.07 (94.9% similar)
#949476
Thayer Green (CSP-825)
ΔE - 5.44 (94.6% similar)
#8C847A
Taos Taupe (2111-40)
ΔE - 6.05 (93.9% similar)
#A29886
Cole Stone (CW-60)
ΔE - 6.14 (93.9% similar)








Color Combinations


View more Hampshire Gray (HC-101) - #908972 color palettes and coordinating colors



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


Hampshire Gray (HC-101) - #908972 Color Images and Patterns


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