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Norwegian Blue (N470-5) Behr - Paint Color


Color Name: Norwegian Blue (N470-5)
Hex Color Code: #78888E
RGB Color Code: RGB(120, 136, 142)
CMYK Values *: 15.5%, 4.2%, 0.0%, 44.3%




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What color is Norwegian Blue (N470-5)?

Norwegian Blue (N470-5) color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Norwegian Blue (N470-5) is #78888E, and the RGB color code is RGB(120, 136, 142).

In the RGB color model, Norwegian Blue (N470-5) has a red value of 120, a green value of 136, and a blue value of 142. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 15.5% cyan, 4.2% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 44.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 196.4° (degrees), 8.9 % saturation, and 51.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Norwegian Blue (N470-5) has a hue of 196.4° (degrees), 15.5 % saturation and 55.7 % brightness/value.

What’s the LRV of Norwegian Blue (N470-5)?

Norwegian Blue (N470-5) has an LRV of nearly 24. By LRV value, it is a medium dark color.
Light Reflectance Value (LRV), indicates how light or dark a color will look on a scale of 0 (black) to 100 (white).

Norwegian Blue (N470-5) is cool or warm?

Norwegian Blue (N470-5) is a cool color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Norwegian Blue (N470-5) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(120, 136, 142)

Red 120 (47.1%)
Green 136 (53.3%)
Blue 142 (55.7%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 196.36°
Saturation 8.87 %.
Lightness 51.37 %.
HWB H: 196.36°
W: 47.06 %
B: 44.31 %
LRV ~ 23.6 %
Munsell Color System 8.7BG 5.4/1.5
XYZ X : 21.43
Y : 23.55
Z : 29.01
YXY Y1 : 23.55
X : 0.29
Y2 : 0.32
CMY C : 52.94%
M : 46.67%
Y : 44.31%

CMYK

Cyan 15.49%
Magenta 4.23%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 44.31%

HSV/HSB

Hue 196.36°
Saturation 15.49 %.
Brightness / Value 55.69 %.
CIE-Lab L : 55.64
A : -4.46
B : -5.18
CIE-Lch L : 55.64
C : 6.83
H : 229.27
CIE-Luv L : 55.64
U : -8.81
V : -6.7
Hunter-Lab L : 48.53
A : -6.11
B : -1.46








Similar Colors and Paints



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Color Combinations


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Norwegian Blue (N470-5) 78888e Monochromatic Color Palette
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.

Norwegian Blue (N470-5) 78888e Analogous Color Palette
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.

Norwegian Blue (N470-5) 78888e triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Norwegian Blue (N470-5) 78888e tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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Norwegian Blue (N470-5) - #78888E Color Images and Patterns


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