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Sherwin Williams Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) Paint Color


Color Name: Reflecting Pool (SW 6486)
Hex Color Code: #7BB1B2
RGB Color Code: RGB(123, 177, 178)
CMYK Values*: 30.9%, 0.6%, 0.0%, 30.2%





About Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) color - its meaning and example


What color is Reflecting Pool (SW 6486)?

Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) color belongs to the Blue color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) is #7BB1B2, and the RGB color code is RGB(123, 177, 178).

In the RGB color model, Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) has a red value of 123, a green value of 177, and a blue value of 178. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 30.9% cyan, 0.6% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 30.2% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 181.1° (degrees), 26.3 % saturation, and 59.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) has a hue of 181.1° (degrees), 30.9 % saturation and 69.8 % brightness/value.


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) is cool or warm?

The color Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486)?

Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) has an LRV of nearly 39. 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

Reflecting Pool (SW 6486)

Light Color


Compare LRV 39 of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) 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 39 puts Sherwin Williams Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) 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


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) (Paint - Sherwin Williams) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(123, 177, 178)
Red
123 (48.2%)
Green
177 (69.4%)
Blue
178 (69.8%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
30.90%
Magenta
0.56%
Yellow
0.00%
Key
30.20%

HSL

HSL(181.09deg, 26.3 %, 59.0 %)

Hue
181.09°
Saturation
26.32 %.
Lightness
59.02 %.

RYB

RYB(32, 69, 79)
Red
32 (12.4%)
Yellow
69 (27.1%)
Blue
79 (31.2%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
181.09°
Saturation
30.90 %.
Brightness / Value
69.80 %.

HWB

H: 181.09°

W: 48.24 %

B: 30.20 %

XYZ

X : 31.93

Y : 38.87

Z : 47.94

YXY

Y1 : 38.87

X : 0.27

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 51.76%

M : 30.59%

Y : 30.20%


LRV

~ 38.9 %

Munsell Color System

4.8BG 6.7/4.1

CIE-Lab

L : 68.66

A : -17.33

B : -6.19

CIE-Lch

L : 68.66

C : 18.4

H : 199.66

CIE-Luv

L : 68.66

U : -26.36

V : -6.52

Hunter-Lab

L : 62.35

A : -17.7

B : -1.95






Similar Colors and Paints



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Here are the colors similar to Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) (Paint - Sherwin Williams). 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.



#5F9EA0
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ΔE - 7.77 (92.2% similar)





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


RAL Classic


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) to RAL Classic


#7AACAC
RAL 6034 - Pastel turquoise
ΔE - 1.53 (98.5% similar)
#7EBAB5
RAL 6027 - Light Green
ΔE - 3.63 (96.4% similar)


Pantone PMS


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) to Pantone PMS


#71B0B4
PANTONE 2232 C
ΔE - 1.83 (98.2% similar)
#82B1AA
PANTONE 4172 C
ΔE - 3.48 (96.5% similar)
#6AAEAA
PANTONE 2460 C
ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% similar)
#72B0BD
PANTONE 2218 C
ΔE - 4.82 (95.2% similar)


Pantone TCX


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) to Pantone TCX




RAL Design


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Paint similar to Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) (Paint - Sherwin Williams)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) (Paint - Sherwin Williams). 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.


Sherwin Williams


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) to Sherwin Williams


#7BB1B2
Reflecting Pool (SW 6486)
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#84B4BE
Ebbtide (SW 6493)
ΔE - 4.72 (95.3% similar)
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ΔE - 5.72 (94.3% similar)
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Nautilus (SW 6780)
ΔE - 5.74 (94.3% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) to Benjamin Moore


#6DA9A7
Florida Keys Blue (2050-40)
ΔE - 3.30 (96.7% similar)
#61ACAE
Peacock Blue (2049-40)
ΔE - 3.96 (96.0% similar)
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Gulf Stream (670)
ΔE - 4.12 (95.9% similar)
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ΔE - 4.78 (95.2% similar)


Valspar


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) to Valspar


#68B6B6
Swim (5006-8A)
ΔE - 3.87 (96.1% similar)
#6EA3A3
Cresting Waves (V066-4)
ΔE - 4.23 (95.8% similar)
#8BB6AE
Carnival Glass (8002-35D)
ΔE - 4.49 (95.5% similar)





Dunn-Edwards


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) to Dunn-Edwards


#6DBAC0
Castaway (DE 5738)
ΔE - 4.05 (95.9% similar)
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Watson Lake (DE 5766)
ΔE - 4.61 (95.4% similar)
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Polished Aqua (DE 5724)
ΔE - 4.74 (95.3% similar)
#61A9A5
Veranda (DET 543)
ΔE - 5.08 (94.9% similar)


PPG Paints


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) to PPG Paints


#89BAB2
Caribbean Green (PPG1141-4)
ΔE - 4.56 (95.4% similar)
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Catalina (PPG1142-5)
ΔE - 4.67 (95.3% similar)
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Kingston Aqua (PPG1150-4)
ΔE - 5.51 (94.5% similar)
#4FB3B3
Biscay Bay (PPG1234-5)
ΔE - 6.16 (93.8% similar)


Behr


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) to Behr


#83ADA3
Summer Dragonfly (M440-4)
ΔE - 5.08 (94.9% similar)
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Azure Lake (M470-4)
ΔE - 5.46 (94.5% similar)
#7BA0A0
Tower Bridge (S440-4)
ΔE - 5.64 (94.4% similar)
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Aqua Rapids (M450-5)
ΔE - 6.36 (93.6% 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


Reflecting Pool (SW 6486) - #7BB1B2 Color Images and Patterns


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Explore Named Colors



#7BB1B2
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#84B4BE
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#5B96A2
Lakeshore (SW 6494)
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