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Benjamin Moore Knoxville Gray (HC-160) Paint Color


Color Name: Knoxville Gray (HC-160)
Hex Color Code: #5E6C6C
RGB Color Code: RGB(94, 108, 108)
CMYK Values*: 13.0%, 0.0%, 0.0%, 57.6%





About Knoxville Gray (HC-160) color - its meaning and example


What color is Knoxville Gray (HC-160)?

Knoxville Gray (HC-160) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Knoxville Gray (HC-160) is #5E6C6C, and the RGB color code is RGB(94, 108, 108).

In the RGB color model, Knoxville Gray (HC-160) has a red value of 94, a green value of 108, and a blue value of 108. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 13.0% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 57.6% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 180° (degrees), 6.9 % saturation, and 39.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Knoxville Gray (HC-160) has a hue of 180° (degrees), 13.0 % saturation and 42.4 % brightness/value.


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) is cool or warm?

The color Knoxville Gray (HC-160) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Knoxville Gray (HC-160)?

Knoxville Gray (HC-160) has an LRV of nearly 14. By LRV value, it is a dark 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

Knoxville Gray (HC-160)

Light Color


Compare LRV 14 of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) 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 14 puts Benjamin Moore Knoxville Gray (HC-160) 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


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(94, 108, 108)
Red
94 (36.9%)
Green
108 (42.4%)
Blue
108 (42.4%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
12.96%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
57.65%

HSL

HSL(180deg, 6.9 %, 39.6 %)

Hue
180°
Saturation
6.93 %.
Lightness
39.61 %.

RYB

RYB(92, 117, 129)
Red
92 (36.0%)
Yellow
117 (46.0%)
Blue
129 (50.4%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
180°
Saturation
12.96 %.
Brightness / Value
42.35 %.

HWB

H: 180°

W: 36.86 %

B: 57.65 %

XYZ

X : 12.69

Y : 14.19

Z : 16.26

YXY

Y1 : 14.19

X : 0.29

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 63.14%

M : 57.65%

Y : 57.65%


LRV

~ 14.2 %

Munsell Color System

1.7BG 4.3/1.4

CIE-Lab

L : 44.5

A : -5.26

B : -1.79

CIE-Lch

L : 44.5

C : 5.55

H : 198.81

CIE-Luv

L : 44.5

U : -7.42

V : -1.61

Hunter-Lab

L : 37.67

A : -5.8

B : 0.78






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Knoxville Gray (HC-160) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the colors similar to Knoxville Gray (HC-160) (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.



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ΔE - 4.69 (95.3% similar)
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ΔE - 5.45 (94.5% similar)
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ΔE - 6.85 (93.2% similar)
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Nickel
ΔE - 6.85 (93.2% similar)





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


Pantone TCX


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to Pantone TCX




RAL Classic


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to RAL Classic


#5B686D
RAL 7031 - Blue Gray
ΔE - 3.33 (96.7% similar)
#6C6E6B
RAL 7005 - Mouse Gray
ΔE - 5.81 (94.2% similar)
#575D5E
RAL 7012 - Basalt Gray
ΔE - 6.23 (93.8% similar)
#5D6058
RAL 7009 - Green Gray
ΔE - 7.24 (92.8% similar)


Pantone PMS


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to Pantone PMS


#576361
PANTONE 4194 C
ΔE - 3.50 (96.5% similar)
#6B7175
PANTONE 10390 C
ΔE - 5.62 (94.4% similar)
#5B6770
PANTONE 431 C
ΔE - 5.70 (94.3% similar)
#5B7570
PANTONE 2463 C
ΔE - 5.95 (94.0% similar)


RAL Design


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to RAL Design




British Standard 4800


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to British Standard 4800


#555F68
BS 00-A-09 - Flint Grey
ΔE - 7.40 (92.6% similar)





Paint similar to Knoxville Gray (HC-160) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Knoxville Gray (HC-160) (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.


Benjamin Moore


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to Benjamin Moore


#607077
Blue Spruce (1637)
ΔE - 4.09 (95.9% similar)
#55656B
Nocturnal Gray (2135-30)
ΔE - 4.17 (95.8% similar)
#6A6F70
Gunmetal (1602)
ΔE - 4.73 (95.3% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to Dunn-Edwards


#5E6D6E
Brooding Storm (DET 604)
ΔE - 0.69 (99.3% similar)
#5C6B65
Artistic Stone (DE 6307)
ΔE - 3.46 (96.5% similar)
#62696B
Equinox (DET 616)
ΔE - 3.71 (96.3% similar)


Behr


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to Behr


#616E6C
Mountain Pine (PPU12-19)
ΔE - 1.36 (98.6% similar)
#59676B
Whale Gray (N470-6)
ΔE - 2.92 (97.1% similar)
#596D69
Meteorological (N430-6)
ΔE - 3.50 (96.5% similar)
#616665
Cordite (HDC-MD-28)
ΔE - 4.31 (95.7% similar)





PPG Paints


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to PPG Paints


#576B6B
Juniper Berry (PPG1145-6)
ΔE - 2.43 (97.6% similar)
#5B6E74
Superstition (PPG1035-6)
ΔE - 3.32 (96.7% similar)
#5E686D
Lava Gray (PPG1038-6)
ΔE - 4.02 (96.0% similar)
#646C64
Gunmetal Gray (PPG1033-6)
ΔE - 4.69 (95.3% similar)


Valspar


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to Valspar


#59686C
Relaxed Navy (5001-2B)
ΔE - 2.66 (97.3% similar)
#656F6B
Victorian Tapestry (V141-5)
ΔE - 2.86 (97.1% similar)
#697473
Adrift at Sea (8004-34F)
ΔE - 3.55 (96.5% similar)
#586C74
Flannel Gray (8004-38F)
ΔE - 4.23 (95.8% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Knoxville Gray (HC-160) to Sherwin Williams


#5D7274
Riverway (SW 6222)
ΔE - 3.13 (96.9% similar)
#666D69
Homburg Gray (SW 7622)
ΔE - 3.54 (96.5% similar)
#606E74
Slate Tile (SW 7624)
ΔE - 3.58 (96.4% similar)
#5E706A
Rocky River (SW 6215)
ΔE - 3.99 (96.0% 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


Knoxville Gray (HC-160) - #5E6C6C Color Images and Patterns


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