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Benjamin Moore Pressed Violet (CSP-520) Paint Color


Color Name: Pressed Violet (CSP-520)
Hex Color Code: #8EA3C5
RGB Color Code: RGB(142, 163, 197)
CMYK Values*: 27.9%, 17.3%, 0.0%, 22.7%





About Pressed Violet (CSP-520) color - its meaning and example


What color is Pressed Violet (CSP-520)?

Pressed Violet (CSP-520) color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Pressed Violet (CSP-520) is #8EA3C5, and the RGB color code is RGB(142, 163, 197).

In the RGB color model, Pressed Violet (CSP-520) has a red value of 142, a green value of 163, and a blue value of 197. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 27.9% cyan, 17.3% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 22.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 217.1° (degrees), 32.2 % saturation, and 66.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Pressed Violet (CSP-520) has a hue of 217.1° (degrees), 27.9 % saturation and 77.3 % brightness/value.


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) is cool or warm?

The color Pressed Violet (CSP-520) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Pressed Violet (CSP-520)?

Pressed Violet (CSP-520) has an LRV of nearly 36. By LRV value, it is a medium 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

Pressed Violet (CSP-520)

Light Color


Compare LRV 36 of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) 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 36 puts Benjamin Moore Pressed Violet (CSP-520) 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


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(142, 163, 197)
Red
142 (55.7%)
Green
163 (63.9%)
Blue
197 (77.3%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
27.92%
Magenta
17.26%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
22.75%

HSL

HSL(217.09deg, 32.2 %, 66.5 %)

Hue
217.09°
Saturation
32.16 %.
Lightness
66.47 %.

RYB

RYB(33, 49, 79)
Red
33 (13.0%)
Yellow
49 (19.3%)
Blue
79 (31.0%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
217.09°
Saturation
27.92 %.
Brightness / Value
77.25 %.

HWB

H: 217.09°

W: 55.69 %

B: 22.75 %

XYZ

X : 34.33

Y : 35.98

Z : 57.96

YXY

Y1 : 35.98

X : 0.27

Y2 : 0.28

CMY

C : 44.31%

M : 36.08%

Y : 22.75%


LRV

~ 36 %

Munsell Color System

2.2PB 6.5/4.3

CIE-Lab

L : 66.5

A : 0.47

B : -19.84

CIE-Lch

L : 66.5

C : 19.85

H : 271.36

CIE-Luv

L : 66.5

U : -12.29

V : -30.59

Hunter-Lab

L : 59.98

A : -2.8

B : -15.3






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Pressed Violet (CSP-520) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the colors similar to Pressed Violet (CSP-520) (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.



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ΔE - 5.32 (94.7% similar)
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ΔE - 7.35 (92.6% similar)
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ΔE - 7.63 (92.4% similar)





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


Pantone TCX


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to Pantone TCX




Pantone PMS


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to Pantone PMS


#7D9BC1
PANTONE 652 C
ΔE - 3.87 (96.1% similar)
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PANTONE 645 C
ΔE - 4.72 (95.3% similar)
#8394B8
PANTONE 2136 C
ΔE - 4.80 (95.2% similar)
#9099BA
PANTONE 2107 C
ΔE - 5.09 (94.9% similar)


RAL Design


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to RAL Design




British Standard 4800


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to British Standard 4800


#7E94A9
BS 20-D-43 - Blue
ΔE - 7.12 (92.9% similar)





Paint similar to Pressed Violet (CSP-520) (Paint - Benjamin Moore)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Pressed Violet (CSP-520) (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.


Benjamin Moore


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to Benjamin Moore


#879EBF
Steel Blue (823)
ΔE - 1.87 (98.1% similar)
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Blue Pearl (1433)
ΔE - 2.86 (97.1% similar)
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Aqua Marina (816)
ΔE - 4.30 (95.7% similar)


Valspar


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to Valspar


#8DA6CA
Heartsong (4003-7C)
ΔE - 1.44 (98.6% similar)
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Violetta (V073-4)
ΔE - 2.43 (97.6% similar)
#80A5CD
Paula Loves Paris (V036-2)
ΔE - 4.41 (95.6% similar)
#8795B4
Electric Sky (M220)
ΔE - 4.74 (95.3% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to Dunn-Edwards


#8FAACA
Bachelor Blue (DE 5878)
ΔE - 2.97 (97.0% similar)
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ΔE - 4.47 (95.5% similar)
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ΔE - 4.77 (95.2% similar)
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Midnight Blush (DE 5913)
ΔE - 4.85 (95.1% similar)





Behr


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to Behr


#819DBE
Washed Denim (M530-4)
ΔE - 3.33 (96.7% similar)
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Periwinkle (P530-4)
ΔE - 4.41 (95.6% similar)
#7E95BE
Blue Satin (M540-5)
ΔE - 4.68 (95.3% similar)
#849BB3
Mystery (MQ5-51)
ΔE - 4.83 (95.2% similar)


PPG Paints


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to PPG Paints


#7E9EC2
Alaskan Blue (PPG1162-4)
ΔE - 3.87 (96.1% similar)
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Boudoir Blue (PPG1244-4)
ΔE - 4.61 (95.4% similar)
#8596D2
Mystic Iris (PPG1246-5)
ΔE - 5.72 (94.3% similar)
#729CC2
Blue Promise (PPG1161-4)
ΔE - 6.49 (93.5% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Pressed Violet (CSP-520) to Sherwin Williams


#8EA9C2
Cosmos (SW 6528)
ΔE - 4.76 (95.2% similar)
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Dahlia (SW 6816)
ΔE - 4.84 (95.2% similar)
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Celestial (SW 6808)
ΔE - 5.49 (94.5% similar)
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Bluesy Note (SW 9064)
ΔE - 5.77 (94.2% 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


Pressed Violet (CSP-520) - #8EA3C5 Color Images and Patterns


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