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Behr Silver City (MQ2-59) Paint Color


Color Name: Silver City (MQ2-59)
Hex Color Code: #C8C8C2
RGB Color Code: RGB(200, 200, 194)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 0.0%, 3.0%, 21.6%





About Silver City (MQ2-59) color - its meaning and example


What color is Silver City (MQ2-59)?

Silver City (MQ2-59) color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Silver City (MQ2-59) is #C8C8C2, and the RGB color code is RGB(200, 200, 194).

In the RGB color model, Silver City (MQ2-59) has a red value of 200, a green value of 200, and a blue value of 194. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 3.0% yellow, and 21.6% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 60° (degrees), 5.2 % saturation, and 77.3 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Silver City (MQ2-59) has a hue of 60° (degrees), 3.0 % saturation and 78.4 % brightness/value.


Silver City (MQ2-59) is cool or warm?

The color Silver City (MQ2-59) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Silver City (MQ2-59)?

Silver City (MQ2-59) has an LRV of nearly 57. By LRV value, it is a medium light 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

Silver City (MQ2-59)

Light Color


Compare LRV 57 of Silver City (MQ2-59) 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 57 puts Behr Silver City (MQ2-59) paint color in the medium 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


Silver City (MQ2-59) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(200, 200, 194)
Red
200 (78.4%)
Green
200 (78.4%)
Blue
194 (76.1%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
3.00%
Key
21.57%

HSL

HSL(60deg, 5.2 %, 77.3 %)

Hue
60°
Saturation
5.17 %.
Lightness
77.25 %.

RYB

RYB(23, 52, 39)
Red
23 (9.1%)
Yellow
52 (20.6%)
Blue
39 (15.3%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
60°
Saturation
3.00 %.
Brightness / Value
78.43 %.

HWB

H: 60°

W: 76.08 %

B: 21.57 %

XYZ

X : 54.21

Y : 57.48

Z : 59.28

YXY

Y1 : 57.48

X : 0.32

Y2 : 0.34

CMY

C : 21.57%

M : 21.57%

Y : 23.92%


LRV

~ 57.5 %

Munsell Color System

5.2GY 7.9/0.6

CIE-Lab

L : 80.45

A : -1.08

B : 2.99

CIE-Lch

L : 80.45

C : 3.18

H : 109.87

CIE-Luv

L : 80.45

U : 0.34

V : 4.64

Hunter-Lab

L : 75.82

A : -5.05

B : 6.72






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Silver City (MQ2-59) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the colors similar to Silver City (MQ2-59) (Paint - Behr). 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.



#CFCFC4
Pastel Gray
ΔE - 2.81 (97.2% similar)
#CCCCCC
Neon Silver
ΔE - 3.35 (96.6% similar)
#C0C0C0
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ΔE - 3.70 (96.3% similar)
#D9D6CF
Timberwolf
ΔE - 3.80 (96.2% similar)





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


RAL Classic


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to RAL Classic


#C5C7C4
RAL 7035 - Light Gray
ΔE - 1.65 (98.4% similar)
#C8CBC4
RAL 9018 - Papyrus White
ΔE - 1.73 (98.3% similar)
#C8C8C7
RAL 7047 - Telegray 4
ΔE - 2.61 (97.4% similar)
#D7D5CB
RAL 9002 Gray White
ΔE - 3.68 (96.3% similar)


Pantone PMS


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to Pantone PMS


#C8C9C7
PANTONE Cool Gray 3 C
ΔE - 2.02 (98.0% similar)
#C7C9C7
PANTONE 420 C
ΔE - 2.08 (97.9% similar)
#CFCDC9
PANTONE 2330 C
ΔE - 2.13 (97.9% similar)
#CCC8BF
PANTONE 9083 C
ΔE - 2.17 (97.8% similar)


RAL Design


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to RAL Design




Pantone TCX


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to Pantone TCX




British Standard 4800


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to British Standard 4800


#CED2CC
BS 18-C-33 - Blue
ΔE - 2.95 (97.1% similar)
#CCCCCC
BS 16-A-03 - Grey
ΔE - 3.35 (96.6% similar)
#BFBFBF
BS 18-B-17 - Silver Haze
ΔE - 3.84 (96.2% similar)
#D2D2D2
BS 02-A-03 - Grey
ΔE - 4.06 (95.9% similar)





Paint similar to Silver City (MQ2-59) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Silver City (MQ2-59) (Paint - Behr). 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.


Dunn-Edwards


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to Dunn-Edwards


#C7C7C2
Dolphin Tales (DET 600)
ΔE - 0.55 (99.5% similar)
#CECDC5
So Chic! (DET 614)
ΔE - 1.57 (98.4% similar)
#CBCDC4
Silhouette (DE 6276)
ΔE - 2.16 (97.8% similar)
#CAC7C4
Ice Gray (DEC 790)
ΔE - 2.50 (97.5% similar)


Behr


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to Behr


#C8C8C0
Silver Marlin (N360-2)
ΔE - 0.96 (99.0% similar)
#CAC9C0
Whitewash Oak (PPU24-12)
ΔE - 1.41 (98.6% similar)
#CCCAC1
Dolphin Fin (790C-3)
ΔE - 1.62 (98.4% similar)
#C9CBC2
Heath Gray (N380-2)
ΔE - 1.97 (98.0% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to Sherwin Williams


#CCCCC5
Front Porch (SW 7651)
ΔE - 1.08 (98.9% similar)
#C9C9C0
Aloof Gray (SW 6197)
ΔE - 1.44 (98.6% similar)
#CECEC6
Lattice (SW 7654)
ΔE - 1.72 (98.3% similar)
#CAC9C6
Zircon (SW 7667)
ΔE - 1.78 (98.2% similar)





PPG Paints


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to PPG Paints


#C7C6C2
Silver Band (PPG0995-3)
ΔE - 1.31 (98.7% similar)
#D0CFC9
Allegheny River (PPG0997-1)
ΔE - 1.84 (98.2% similar)
#C4C7C4
Solitary State (PPG1009-3)
ΔE - 1.91 (98.1% similar)
#CDCCC9
Steely Gaze (PPG0996-2)
ΔE - 2.06 (97.9% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to Benjamin Moore


#CBCDCA
Perspective® (CSP-5)
ΔE - 2.00 (98.0% similar)
#CACAC8
Metro Gray (1459)
ΔE - 2.14 (97.9% similar)
#C1BFBA
Smoke Embers (1466)
ΔE - 2.50 (97.5% similar)
#CDCCCA
Cement Gray (2112-60)
ΔE - 2.52 (97.5% similar)


Valspar


Silver City (MQ2-59) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Silver City (MQ2-59) to Valspar


#D0CFC6
Passing Shadow (T668)
ΔE - 2.20 (97.8% similar)
#CCCECC
Bay Waves (4008-1A)
ΔE - 2.52 (97.5% similar)
#CDD0C7
Chilean Sea Bass (V142-2)
ΔE - 2.82 (97.2% similar)
#D5D3CC
Tempered Gray (4004-1A)
ΔE - 2.93 (97.1% similar)








Color Combinations


View more Silver City (MQ2-59) - #C8C8C2 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


Silver City (MQ2-59) - #C8C8C2 Color Images and Patterns


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