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Sherwin Williams Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) Paint Color


Color Name: Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968)
Hex Color Code: #C2CBE0
RGB Color Code: RGB(194, 203, 224)
CMYK Values*: 13.4%, 9.4%, 0.0%, 12.2%





About Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) color - its meaning and example


What color is Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968)?

Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) color belongs to the White and Pastel color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) is #C2CBE0, and the RGB color code is RGB(194, 203, 224).

In the RGB color model, Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) has a red value of 194, a green value of 203, and a blue value of 224. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 13.4% cyan, 9.4% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 12.2% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 222° (degrees), 32.6 % saturation, and 82.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) has a hue of 222° (degrees), 13.4 % saturation and 87.8 % brightness/value.


Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) is cool or warm?

The color Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968)?

Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) has an LRV of nearly 60. By LRV value, it is a medium 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

Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968)

Light Color


Compare LRV 60 of Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) 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 60 puts Sherwin Williams Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) paint color in the medium 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


Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) (Paint - Sherwin Williams) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(194, 203, 224)
Red
194 (76.1%)
Green
203 (79.6%)
Blue
224 (87.8%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
13.39%
Magenta
9.38%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
12.16%

HSL

HSL(222deg, 32.6 %, 82.0 %)

Hue
222°
Saturation
32.61 %.
Lightness
81.96 %.

RYB

RYB(17, 28, 41)
Red
17 (6.7%)
Yellow
28 (11.2%)
Blue
41 (15.9%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
222°
Saturation
13.39 %.
Brightness / Value
87.84 %.

HWB

H: 222°

W: 76.08 %

B: 12.16 %

XYZ

X : 57.06

Y : 59.56

Z : 79.01

YXY

Y1 : 59.56

X : 0.29

Y2 : 0.3

CMY

C : 23.92%

M : 20.39%

Y : 12.16%


LRV

~ 59.6 %

Munsell Color System

10B 8.0/2

CIE-Lab

L : 81.6

A : 1.1

B : -11.45

CIE-Lch

L : 81.6

C : 11.5

H : 275.49

CIE-Luv

L : 81.6

U : -5.99

V : -17.95

Hunter-Lab

L : 77.18

A : -3.09

B : -6.67






Similar Colors and Paints



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#B0C4DE
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Similar colors from Pantone, RAL, and other color matching system


Pantone PMS


Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) to Pantone PMS


#BDC5DB
PANTONE 7450 C
ΔE - 1.60 (98.4% similar)
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PANTONE 2127 C
ΔE - 3.11 (96.9% similar)
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PANTONE 537 C
ΔE - 3.58 (96.4% similar)
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PANTONE 2708 C
ΔE - 4.18 (95.8% similar)


RAL Design


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Pantone TCX


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British Standard 4800


Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) to British Standard 4800


#BBCEDB
BS 20-C-33 - Pompadour
ΔE - 6.44 (93.6% similar)
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ΔE - 6.94 (93.1% similar)
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ΔE - 7.01 (93.0% similar)
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BS 22-B-17 - Lavender Haze
ΔE - 7.41 (92.6% similar)





Paint similar to Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) (Paint - Sherwin Williams)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) (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


Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) to Sherwin Williams


#C2CBE0
Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968)
Paint - Sherwin Williams
#BBC5DE
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ΔE - 2.06 (97.9% similar)
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ΔE - 2.34 (97.7% similar)
#BDC3CD
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ΔE - 4.84 (95.2% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) to Benjamin Moore


#BDC5DC
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ΔE - 1.76 (98.2% similar)
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ΔE - 3.60 (96.4% similar)
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ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% similar)
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Lavender Mist (2070-60)
ΔE - 4.19 (95.8% similar)


PPG Paints


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#BBC6D9
Blue Opal (PPG1166-3)
ΔE - 1.99 (98.0% similar)
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ΔE - 3.53 (96.5% similar)
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ΔE - 4.30 (95.7% similar)
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ΔE - 4.55 (95.5% similar)





Valspar


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#BFCDE2
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ΔE - 2.17 (97.8% similar)
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ΔE - 4.01 (96.0% similar)
#BDBFD1
A Stitch in Time (8003-48B)
ΔE - 4.08 (95.9% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


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#B9C4DE
Prim Blue (DE 5898)
ΔE - 2.49 (97.5% similar)
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Pale Shale (DE 5918)
ΔE - 3.30 (96.7% similar)
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Chill in the Air (DE 5911)
ΔE - 3.37 (96.6% similar)
#BDCFEA
Maritime (DET 588)
ΔE - 3.42 (96.6% similar)


Behr


Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) to Behr


#B3C3DD
Eternal Elegance (M540-3)
ΔE - 3.53 (96.5% similar)
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Movie Magic (MQ5-45)
ΔE - 3.59 (96.4% similar)
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Lavender Honor (S560-2)
ΔE - 3.73 (96.3% similar)
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Foxglove (M550-3)
ΔE - 4.12 (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


Hyacinth Tint (SW 6968) - #C2CBE0 Color Images and Patterns


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