Color Name: Phlox
Hex Color Code: #DF00FF
RGB Color Code: RGB(223, 0, 255)
CMYK Values*: 12.5%, 100.0%, 0.0%, 0.0%





Phlox is the color of the phlox flower. The name is derived from the Greek word phlox, meaning flame, in reference to the intense colors of the flower. This color also resembles Psychedelic purple or fluorescent purple.

What color is Phlox?

Phlox color belongs to the Purple, Neon color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Phlox is #DF00FF, and the RGB color code is RGB(223, 0, 255).

In the RGB color model, Phlox has a red value of 223, a green value of 0, and a blue value of 255. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 12.5% cyan, 100.0% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 292.5° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Phlox has a hue of 292.5° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.


Phlox is cool or warm?

The color Phlox is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Phlox?

Phlox has an LRV of nearly 23. 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.






Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Phlox color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(223, 0, 255)
Red
223 (87.5%)
Green
0 (0.0%)
Blue
255 (100.0%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
12.55%
Magenta
100.00%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
0.00%

HSL

HSL(292.47deg, 100.0 %, 50.0 %)

Hue
292.47°
Saturation
100.00 %.
Lightness
50.00 %.

RYB

RYB(69, 0, 137)
Red
69 (27.0%)
Yellow
0 (0.0%)
Blue
137 (53.6%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
292.47°
Saturation
100.00 %.
Brightness / Value
100.00 %.

HWB

H: 292.47°

W: 0.00 %

B: 0.00 %

XYZ

X : 48.48

Y : 22.91

Z : 96.47

YXY

Y1 : 22.91

X : 0.29

Y2 : 0.14

CMY

C : 12.55%

M : 100.00%

Y : 0.00%


LRV

~ 22.9 %

Munsell Color System

6.2P 5.3/30.2

CIE-Lab

L : 54.98

A : 93.56

B : -69.72

CIE-Lch

L : 54.98

C : 116.68

H : 323.31

CIE-Luv

L : 54.98

U : 61.97

V : -118.51

Hunter-Lab

L : 47.86

A : 97.05

B : -86






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Phlox


Here are the colors similar to Phlox . 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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Paint similar to Phlox


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Phlox . 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.


Behr


Phlox similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Phlox to Behr


#78888E
Norwegian Blue (N470-5)
ΔE - 14.85 (85.1% similar)
#819094
Dark Storm Cloud (740F-4)
ΔE - 15.47 (84.5% similar)
#708189
Atlantic Shoreline (PPU13-4)
ΔE - 16.01 (84.0% similar)
#879CA3
Rainy Season (MQ5-27)
ΔE - 17.00 (83.0% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Phlox similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Phlox to Benjamin Moore


#728287
Smokestack Gray (2131-40)
ΔE - 14.87 (85.1% similar)
#718087
Montpelier (AF-555)
ΔE - 15.71 (84.3% similar)
#66797F
Providence Blue (1636)
ΔE - 16.05 (84.0% similar)
#86989E
Van Courtland Blue (HC-145)
ΔE - 16.06 (83.9% similar)


Valspar


Phlox similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Phlox to Valspar


#6D7C81
Academy Gray (5001-2A)
ΔE - 15.24 (84.8% similar)
#7C878B
Sharkfin (4007-2A)
ΔE - 15.36 (84.6% similar)
#7A8F97
Cottage Door (8004-38E)
ΔE - 16.01 (84.0% similar)
#848F92
Blue Driftwood (M357)
ΔE - 16.15 (83.8% similar)





Dunn-Edwards


Phlox similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Phlox to Dunn-Edwards


#707E84
Taliesin Blue (DEC 798)
ΔE - 15.43 (84.6% similar)
#8D9A9E
Gray Flannel (DE 6319)
ΔE - 16.57 (83.4% similar)
#A274B5
Purple Pride (DE 5991)
ΔE - 16.97 (83.0% similar)
#A063A1
Royal Pretender (DE 5999)
ΔE - 16.99 (83.0% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Phlox similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Phlox to Sherwin Williams


#6F848C
Blustery Sky (SW 9140)
ΔE - 15.87 (84.1% similar)
#727C7F
Foggy Day (SW 6235)
ΔE - 16.27 (83.7% similar)
#80969D
Whirlpool (SW 9135)
ΔE - 16.48 (83.5% similar)
#657B83
Labradorite (SW 7619)
ΔE - 16.72 (83.3% similar)


PPG Paints


Phlox similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Phlox to PPG Paints


#7B8588
Garrison Gray (PPG1039-5)
ΔE - 15.92 (84.1% similar)
#66787E
Night Rendezvous (PPG1037-5)
ΔE - 16.02 (84.0% similar)
#858F94
Feldspar (PPG1038-5)
ΔE - 16.71 (83.3% similar)
#6A8389
Puddle Jumper (PPG1035-5)
ΔE - 16.90 (83.1% 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.







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