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PPG Paints Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) Paint Color


Color Name: Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7)
Hex Color Code: #717572
RGB Color Code: RGB(113, 117, 114)
CMYK Values*: 3.4%, 0.0%, 2.6%, 54.1%





About Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) color - its meaning and example


What color is Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7)?

Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) is #717572, and the RGB color code is RGB(113, 117, 114).

In the RGB color model, Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) has a red value of 113, a green value of 117, and a blue value of 114. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 3.4% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 2.6% yellow, and 54.1% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 135° (degrees), 1.7 % saturation, and 45.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) has a hue of 135° (degrees), 3.4 % saturation and 45.9 % brightness/value.


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) is cool or warm?

The color Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7)?

Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) has an LRV of nearly 17. By LRV value, it is a medium 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

Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7)

Light Color


Compare LRV 17 of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) 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 17 puts PPG Paints Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) 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


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) (Paint - PPG Paints) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(113, 117, 114)
Red
113 (44.3%)
Green
117 (45.9%)
Blue
114 (44.7%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
3.42%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
2.56%
Key
54.12%

HSL

HSL(135deg, 1.7 %, 45.1 %)

Hue
135°
Saturation
1.74 %.
Lightness
45.10 %.

RYB

RYB(85, 109, 113)
Red
85 (33.2%)
Yellow
109 (42.6%)
Blue
113 (44.4%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
135°
Saturation
3.42 %.
Brightness / Value
45.88 %.

HWB

H: 135°

W: 44.31 %

B: 54.12 %

XYZ

X : 16.21

Y : 17.45

Z : 18.43

YXY

Y1 : 17.45

X : 0.31

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 55.69%

M : 54.12%

Y : 55.29%


LRV

~ 17.4 %

Munsell Color System

1G 4.7/0.6

CIE-Lab

L : 48.82

A : -2.12

B : 1.12

CIE-Lch

L : 48.82

C : 2.4

H : 152.22

CIE-Luv

L : 48.82

U : -2.08

V : 1.85

Hunter-Lab

L : 41.77

A : -3.84

B : 3.08






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) (Paint - PPG Paints)


Here are the colors similar to Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) (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.



#727472
Nickel
ΔE - 1.33 (98.7% similar)
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Dim Gray
ΔE - 5.31 (94.7% similar)
#7F7F7F
Gray (Grey)
ΔE - 5.37 (94.6% similar)
#808080
Neon Gray
ΔE - 5.69 (94.3% similar)





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


Pantone PMS


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to Pantone PMS


#707372
PANTONE 424 C
ΔE - 1.53 (98.5% similar)
#6F6E6D
PANTONE 8402 C
ΔE - 4.00 (96.0% similar)
#75787B
PANTONE Cool Gray 9 C
ΔE - 4.05 (95.9% similar)
#6B7175
PANTONE 10390 C
ΔE - 4.33 (95.7% similar)


RAL Classic


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to RAL Classic


#6C6E6B
RAL 7005 - Mouse Gray
ΔE - 2.80 (97.2% similar)
#797B7A
RAL 9023 - Pearl Dark Gray
ΔE - 3.14 (96.9% similar)
#7A7B7A
RAL 7037 - Dusty Gray
ΔE - 3.48 (96.5% similar)
#808076
RAL 7023 - Concrete Gray
ΔE - 5.86 (94.1% similar)


RAL Design


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to RAL Design




Pantone TCX


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to Pantone TCX




British Standard 4800


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to British Standard 4800


#7C7E81
BS 00-A-07 - Grey
ΔE - 5.59 (94.4% similar)
#6A696C
BS 22-B-25 - Nightshade
ΔE - 6.52 (93.5% similar)





Paint similar to Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) (Paint - PPG Paints)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) (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


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to PPG Paints


#6E706D
Up In Smoke (PPG1010-6)
ΔE - 2.10 (97.9% similar)
#6F7678
Volcanic Ash (PPG1012-6)
ΔE - 2.99 (97.0% similar)
#6F6F6E
Slate Mine (PPG0996-6)
ΔE - 3.36 (96.6% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to Benjamin Moore


#717571
Gray Gardens (CSP-55)
ΔE - 0.56 (99.4% similar)
#757670
Amherst Gray (HC-167)
ΔE - 2.12 (97.9% similar)
#6C7171
Rocky Coast (1595)
ΔE - 2.34 (97.7% similar)
#6A6F70
Gunmetal (1602)
ΔE - 3.29 (96.7% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to Dunn-Edwards


#777872
Coal Miner (DET 613)
ΔE - 2.45 (97.6% similar)
#787976
Legendary Gray (DE 6369)
ΔE - 2.45 (97.5% similar)
#6F7476
Battleship Gray (DEC 797)
ΔE - 2.93 (97.1% similar)
#7A7B75
Stone Mason (DET 615)
ΔE - 3.26 (96.7% similar)





Behr


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to Behr


#71716E
Magnet (MQ2-61)
ΔE - 2.51 (97.5% similar)
#6D7273
Dawn Gray (MQ5-28)
ΔE - 2.59 (97.4% similar)
#757574
Iron Mountain (N520-5)
ΔE - 2.75 (97.3% similar)
#71706C
Ancestral (PPU24-05)
ΔE - 3.11 (96.9% similar)


Valspar


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to Valspar


#707778
Gotham City (V117-3)
ΔE - 2.56 (97.4% similar)
#787772
Glen Plaid (V118-3)
ΔE - 2.95 (97.1% similar)
#6B7071
Almost Charcoal (4008-2B)
ΔE - 3.02 (97.0% similar)
#70777A
Deco Gray (8006-7D)
ΔE - 3.57 (96.4% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) to Sherwin Williams


#797978
Westchester Gray (SW 2849)
ΔE - 3.36 (96.6% similar)
#666D69
Homburg Gray (SW 7622)
ΔE - 3.83 (96.2% similar)
#7C7D75
Attitude Gray (SW 7060)
ΔE - 4.31 (95.7% similar)
#727C7F
Foggy Day (SW 6235)
ΔE - 4.63 (95.4% similar)








Color Combinations


View more Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) - #717572 color palettes and coordinating colors



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


Pencilpoint (PPG0994-7) - #717572 Color Images and Patterns


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