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PPG Paints Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) Paint Color

Color Name: Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4)
Hex Color Code: #8DA8BE
RGB Color Code: RGB(141, 168, 190)
CMYK Values*: 25.8%, 11.6%, 0.0%, 25.5%
Color Family (Hue): Blue

About Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) color - its meaning and example

What color is Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4)?

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) is #8DA8BE, and the RGB color code is RGB(141, 168, 190).

In the RGB color model, Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) has a red value of 141, a green value of 168, and a blue value of 190. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 25.8% cyan, 11.6% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 25.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 206.9° (degrees), 27.4 % saturation, and 64.9 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) has a hue of 206.9° (degrees), 25.8 % saturation and 74.5 % brightness/value.

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) is cool or warm?

The color Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) is a cool color.

What is the LRV of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4)?

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) has an LRV of nearly 37. 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

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4)

Light Color

Compare LRV 37 of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) 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 37 puts PPG Paints Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) 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

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) (Paint - PPG Paints) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGB(141, 168, 190)
141 (55.3%)
168 (65.9%)
190 (74.5%)
1 (100.0%)




HSL(206.94deg, 27.4 %, 64.9 %)

27.37 %.
64.90 %.


RYB(33, 56, 77)
33 (13.0%)
56 (21.8%)
77 (30.1%)


25.79 %.
Brightness / Value
74.51 %.


H: 206.94°

W: 55.29 %

B: 25.49 %


X : 34.28

Y : 37.39

Z : 54.12


Y1 : 37.39

X : 0.27

Y2 : 0.3


C : 44.71%

M : 34.12%

Y : 25.49%


~ 37.4 %

Munsell Color System

8.1B 6.6/3.2


L : 67.57

A : -4.28

B : -14.35


L : 67.57

C : 14.98

H : 253.38


L : 67.57

U : -14.76

V : -21.18


L : 61.14

A : -6.92

B : -9.68

Similar Colors and Paints

Named colors similar to Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) (Paint - PPG Paints)

Here are the colors similar to Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) (Paint - PPG Paints). 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.

Pewter Blue
ΔE - 3.41 (96.6% similar)
Cadet Gray
ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% similar)
Air Superiority Blue
ΔE - 5.39 (94.6% similar)
Moonstone Blue
ΔE - 6.20 (93.8% similar)

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

Pantone PMS

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to Pantone PMS

ΔE - 1.86 (98.1% similar)
ΔE - 2.08 (97.9% similar)
ΔE - 3.86 (96.1% similar)
ΔE - 4.62 (95.4% similar)

RAL Design

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to RAL Design

Pantone TCX

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to Pantone TCX

British Standard 4800

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to British Standard 4800

BS 20-D-43 - Blue
ΔE - 6.23 (93.8% similar)
BS 20-C-35 - Blue
ΔE - 7.12 (92.9% similar)
BS 20-E-51 - Corfu (Purple)
ΔE - 7.26 (92.7% similar)
BS 18-C-35 - Blue
ΔE - 7.40 (92.6% similar)

Paint similar to Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) (Paint - PPG Paints)

Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) (Paint - PPG Paints). 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.

PPG Paints

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to PPG Paints

Dresden Dream (PPG1155-5)
ΔE - 1.51 (98.5% similar)
Arabella (PPG1157-4)
ΔE - 3.81 (96.2% similar)
Americana (PPG1152-4)
ΔE - 4.30 (95.7% similar)

Sherwin Williams

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to Sherwin Williams

Notable Hue (SW 6521)
ΔE - 1.12 (98.9% similar)
Cosmos (SW 6528)
ΔE - 1.27 (98.7% similar)
Baby Blue Eyes (SW 9070)
ΔE - 3.32 (96.7% similar)
Aleutian (SW 6241)
ΔE - 3.54 (96.5% similar)


Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to Valspar

New Toile (T611)
ΔE - 1.21 (98.8% similar)
Lovebirds (4004-5C)
ΔE - 1.65 (98.4% similar)
Coventry Blue (4005-5C)
ΔE - 2.26 (97.7% similar)
Cool Customer (V107-4)
ΔE - 3.14 (96.9% similar)


Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to Behr

Paris (PPU14-08)
ΔE - 1.50 (98.5% similar)
Hawaiian Sky (PPU14-07)
ΔE - 2.56 (97.4% similar)
Ombre Blue (S510-3)
ΔE - 3.01 (97.0% similar)
Chilly Blue (S500-4)
ΔE - 3.16 (96.8% similar)

Benjamin Moore

Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to Benjamin Moore

Denim Wash (838)
ΔE - 2.43 (97.6% similar)
Soft Jazz (809)
ΔE - 2.59 (97.4% similar)
Colonial Blue (1677)
ΔE - 3.20 (96.8% similar)
New Born's Eyes (1663)
ΔE - 3.98 (96.0% similar)


Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Kaleidoscope (PPG1160-4) to Dunn-Edwards

Silver Skate (DE 5801)
ΔE - 3.29 (96.7% similar)
Frozen Lake (DE 5815)
ΔE - 4.30 (95.7% similar)
Downpour (DE 5871)
ΔE - 4.32 (95.7% similar)
Country Air (DET 581)
ΔE - 4.68 (95.3% 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

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