Color Name: Slate Gray

Hex Color Code: #708090

RGB Color Code: RGB(112, 128, 144)

CMYK Values*: 22.2%, 11.1%, 0.0%, 43.5%





Slate Gray is a grayish-blue color. Color represents the average color of the material slate, fine-grained metamorphic rock. This color belongs to the X11 color list.

What color is Slate Gray?

Slate Gray color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Slate Gray is #708090, and the RGB color code is RGB(112, 128, 144).

In the RGB color model, Slate Gray has a red value of 112, a green value of 128, and a blue value of 144. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 22.2% cyan, 11.1% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 43.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 210° (degrees), 12.6 % saturation, and 50.2 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Slate Gray has a hue of 210° (degrees), 22.2 % saturation and 56.5 % brightness/value.

Slate Gray is cool or warm?

The color Slate Gray is a cool color.

What is the LRV of Slate Gray?

Slate Gray has an LRV of nearly 21. By LRV value, it is a medium dark color.
Light Reflectance Value (LRV), indicates how light or dark a color will look on a scale of 0 (black) to 100 (white).





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


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

RGBA - RGB(112, 128, 144)

Red 112 (43.9%)
Green 128 (50.2%)
Blue 144 (56.5%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 210°
Saturation 12.60 %.
Lightness 50.20 %.
HWB H: 210°
W: 43.92 %
B: 43.53 %
LRV ~ 20.9 %
Munsell Color System 6.8B 5.1/2.1
XYZ X : 19.44
Y : 20.9
Z : 29.39
YXY Y1 : 20.9
X : 0.28
Y2 : 0.3
CMY C : 56.08%
M : 49.80%
Y : 43.53%

CMYK

Cyan 22.22%
Magenta 11.11%
Yellow 0.00%
Key 43.53%

HSV/HSB

Hue 210°
Saturation 22.22 %.
Brightness / Value 56.47 %.
CIE-Lab L : 52.84
A : -2.14
B : -10.58
CIE-Lch L : 52.84
C : 10.79
H : 258.57
CIE-Luv L : 52.84
U : -9.07
V : -14.9
Hunter-Lab L : 45.71
A : -4.11
B : -6.13








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Here are the colors similar to Slate Gray . 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 - 4.40 (95.6% similar)
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Color Combinations


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Slate Gray 708090 Monochromatic Color Palette
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.

Slate Gray 708090 Analogous Color Palette
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.

Slate Gray 708090 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Slate Gray 708090 tetradic Color Palette
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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