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Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) Behr - Paint Color


Color Name: Old Amethyst (MQ5-03)
Hex Color Code: #87868F
RGB Color Code: RGB(135, 134, 143)
CMYK Values *: 5.6%, 6.3%, 0.0%, 43.9%




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What color is Old Amethyst (MQ5-03)?

Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) is #87868F, and the RGB color code is RGB(135, 134, 143).

In the RGB color model, Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) has a red value of 135, a green value of 134, and a blue value of 143. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 5.6% cyan, 6.3% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 43.9% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 246.7° (degrees), 3.9 % saturation, and 54.3 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) has a hue of 246.7° (degrees), 6.3 % saturation and 56.1 % brightness/value.

What’s the LRV of Old Amethyst (MQ5-03)?

Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) 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).

Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) is cool or warm?

Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) is a cool color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(135, 134, 143)

Red 135 (52.9%)
Green 134 (52.5%)
Blue 143 (56.1%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 246.67°
Saturation 3.86 %.
Lightness 54.31 %.
HWB H: 246.67°
W: 52.55 %
B: 43.92 %
LRV ~ 24.2 %
Munsell Color System 7.4PB 5.5/0.8
XYZ X : 23.47
Y : 24.18
Z : 29.42
YXY Y1 : 24.18
X : 0.3
Y2 : 0.31
CMY C : 47.06%
M : 47.45%
Y : 43.92%

CMYK

Cyan 5.59%
Magenta 6.29%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 43.92%

HSV/HSB

Hue 246.67°
Saturation 6.29 %.
Brightness / Value 56.08 %.
CIE-Lab L : 56.27
A : 2.19
B : -4.69
CIE-Lch L : 56.27
C : 5.17
H : 295.05
CIE-Luv L : 56.27
U : 0.04
V : -7.03
Hunter-Lab L : 49.18
A : -0.85
B : -1.04








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Color Combinations


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Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) 87868f 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.

Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) 87868f 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.

Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) 87868f triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

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

Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) 87868f 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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Old Amethyst (MQ5-03) - #87868F Color Images and Patterns


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