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Benjamin Moore Ocean City Blue (718) Paint Color


Color Name: Ocean City Blue (718)
Hex Color Code: #97B2B7
RGB Color Code: RGB(151, 178, 183)
CMYK Values*: 17.5%, 2.7%, 0.0%, 28.2%





About Ocean City Blue (718) color - its meaning and example


What color is Ocean City Blue (718)?

Ocean City Blue (718) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Ocean City Blue (718) is #97B2B7, and the RGB color code is RGB(151, 178, 183).

In the RGB color model, Ocean City Blue (718) has a red value of 151, a green value of 178, and a blue value of 183. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 17.5% cyan, 2.7% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 28.2% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 189.4° (degrees), 18.2 % saturation, and 65.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Ocean City Blue (718) has a hue of 189.4° (degrees), 17.5 % saturation and 71.8 % brightness/value.


Ocean City Blue (718) is cool or warm?

The color Ocean City Blue (718) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Ocean City Blue (718)?

Ocean City Blue (718) has an LRV of nearly 42. 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

Ocean City Blue (718)

Light Color


Compare LRV 42 of Ocean City Blue (718) 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 42 puts Benjamin Moore Ocean City Blue (718) 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


Ocean City Blue (718) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(151, 178, 183)
Red
151 (59.2%)
Green
178 (69.8%)
Blue
183 (71.8%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
17.49%
Magenta
2.73%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
28.24%

HSL

HSL(189.38deg, 18.2 %, 65.5 %)

Hue
189.38°
Saturation
18.18 %.
Lightness
65.49 %.

RYB

RYB(32, 62, 68)
Red
32 (12.5%)
Yellow
62 (24.3%)
Blue
68 (26.5%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
189.38°
Saturation
17.49 %.
Brightness / Value
71.76 %.

HWB

H: 189.38°

W: 59.22 %

B: 28.24 %

XYZ

X : 37.23

Y : 41.84

Z : 50.91

YXY

Y1 : 41.84

X : 0.29

Y2 : 0.32

CMY

C : 40.78%

M : 30.20%

Y : 28.24%


LRV

~ 41.8 %

Munsell Color System

4.8BG 6.9/2.3

CIE-Lab

L : 70.76

A : -8.13

B : -5.65

CIE-Lch

L : 70.76

C : 9.9

H : 214.8

CIE-Luv

L : 70.76

U : -14.43

V : -7.13

Hunter-Lab

L : 64.68

A : -10.45

B : -1.39






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Ocean City Blue (718) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the colors similar to Ocean City Blue (718) (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.



#8BA8B7
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ΔE - 6.14 (93.9% similar)
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ΔE - 6.95 (93.1% similar)





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


RAL Design


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to RAL Design




Pantone PMS


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to Pantone PMS


#A4BCC2
PANTONE 7542 C
ΔE - 3.20 (96.8% similar)
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PANTONE 4175 C
ΔE - 3.84 (96.2% similar)
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PANTONE 4156 C
ΔE - 4.72 (95.3% similar)
#89B2C4
PANTONE 2205 C
ΔE - 5.41 (94.6% similar)


Pantone TCX


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to Pantone TCX




British Standard 4800


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to British Standard 4800


#A9BBC6
BS 20-C-35 - Blue
ΔE - 5.89 (94.1% similar)


RAL Classic


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to RAL Classic


#7AACAC
RAL 6034 - Pastel turquoise
ΔE - 7.50 (92.5% similar)





Paint similar to Ocean City Blue (718) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Ocean City Blue (718) (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.


PPG Paints


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to PPG Paints


#96AFB7
Mountain Stream (PPG1149-4)
ΔE - 1.94 (98.1% similar)
#8FBCC4
Kingston Aqua (PPG1150-4)
ΔE - 4.83 (95.2% similar)
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Crystal Lake (PPG1151-4)
ΔE - 4.98 (95.0% similar)
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Symphony Of Blue (PPG1035-4)
ΔE - 5.33 (94.7% similar)


Behr


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to Behr


#9AB6C0
Peaceful Blue (S470-3)
ΔE - 2.57 (97.4% similar)
#94B8C1
Tahoe Blue (PPU13-09)
ΔE - 2.83 (97.2% similar)
#91AAB8
Windsurf (PPU14-09)
ΔE - 5.02 (95.0% similar)
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Blue Echo (S460-3)
ΔE - 5.24 (94.8% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to Benjamin Moore


#93B1BC
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ΔE - 2.63 (97.4% similar)
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Slate Blue (1648)
ΔE - 3.45 (96.5% similar)
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Marlboro Blue (HC-153)
ΔE - 3.88 (96.1% similar)
#8CA4AD
Dusty Cornflower (CSP-605)
ΔE - 4.61 (95.4% similar)





Sherwin Williams


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to Sherwin Williams


#9FBBC3
French Moire (SW 9056)
ΔE - 2.84 (97.2% similar)
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Aquitaine (SW 9057)
ΔE - 3.33 (96.7% similar)
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Powder Blue (SW 2863)
ΔE - 4.48 (95.5% similar)
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Respite (SW 6514)
ΔE - 4.49 (95.5% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to Dunn-Edwards


#8BA8AE
Stone Silver (DE 5773)
ΔE - 3.07 (96.9% similar)
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Frozen Tundra (DE 5793)
ΔE - 4.85 (95.2% similar)
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Cape Cod Blue (DEC 792)
ΔE - 5.27 (94.7% similar)
#ADC5C9
Blue Spruce (DE 5772)
ΔE - 5.35 (94.7% similar)


Valspar


Ocean City Blue (718) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Ocean City Blue (718) to Valspar


#93A8B1
Shale Blue (8004-38D)
ΔE - 4.14 (95.9% similar)
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Arctic Sunrise (8003-41C)
ΔE - 4.42 (95.6% similar)
#81A9B2
Lucy Blue (5001-5C)
ΔE - 4.65 (95.4% similar)
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Sebastian Inlet (V104-3)
ΔE - 4.84 (95.2% 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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