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PPG Paints Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) Paint Color


Color Name: Slate Mine (PPG0996-6)
Hex Color Code: #6F6F6E
RGB Color Code: RGB(111, 111, 110)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 0.0%, 0.9%, 56.5%





About Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) color - its meaning and example


What color is Slate Mine (PPG0996-6)?

Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) is #6F6F6E, and the RGB color code is RGB(111, 111, 110).

In the RGB color model, Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) has a red value of 111, a green value of 111, and a blue value of 110. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 0.9% yellow, and 56.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 60° (degrees), 0.5 % saturation, and 43.3 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) has a hue of 60° (degrees), 0.9 % saturation and 43.5 % brightness/value.


Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) is cool or warm?

The color Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) is neither cool nor warm color. It is a neutral color


What is the LRV of Slate Mine (PPG0996-6)?

Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) has an LRV of nearly 16. 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.



Dark Color

Slate Mine (PPG0996-6)

Light Color


Compare LRV 16 of Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) 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 16 puts PPG Paints Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) 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


Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) (Paint - PPG Paints) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(111, 111, 110)
Red
111 (43.5%)
Green
111 (43.5%)
Blue
110 (43.1%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
0.90%
Key
56.47%

HSL

HSL(60deg, 0.5 %, 43.3 %)

Hue
60°
Saturation
0.45 %.
Lightness
43.33 %.

RYB

RYB(90, 111, 117)
Red
90 (35.4%)
Yellow
111 (43.4%)
Blue
117 (45.8%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
60°
Saturation
0.90 %.
Brightness / Value
43.53 %.

HWB

H: 60°

W: 43.14 %

B: 56.47 %

XYZ

X : 15.05

Y : 15.87

Z : 17.02

YXY

Y1 : 15.87

X : 0.31

Y2 : 0.33

CMY

C : 56.47%

M : 56.47%

Y : 56.86%


LRV

~ 15.9 %

Munsell Color System

3.1GY 4.5/0.1

CIE-Lab

L : 46.81

A : -0.2

B : 0.55

CIE-Lch

L : 46.81

C : 0.59

H : 110.03

CIE-Luv

L : 46.81

U : 0.06

V : 0.77

Hunter-Lab

L : 39.84

A : -2.28

B : 2.56






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


Pantone PMS


Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) to Pantone PMS


#6F6E6D
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ΔE - 0.67 (99.3% similar)
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ΔE - 2.14 (97.9% similar)


Pantone TCX


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RAL Classic


Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) to RAL Classic


#6C6E6B
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ΔE - 1.94 (98.1% similar)
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ΔE - 4.72 (95.3% similar)
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ΔE - 4.74 (95.3% similar)
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ΔE - 5.32 (94.7% similar)


RAL Design


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British Standard 4800


Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) to British Standard 4800


#6A696C
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ΔE - 3.43 (96.6% similar)
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ΔE - 6.37 (93.6% similar)





Paint similar to Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) (Paint - PPG Paints)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) (Paint - PPG Paints). 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.


PPG Paints


Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) to PPG Paints


#6E706D
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ΔE - 3.36 (96.6% similar)


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#6F6F6D
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ΔE - 1.93 (98.1% similar)


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Valspar


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Sherwin Williams


Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) to Sherwin Williams


#78736E
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ΔE - 3.97 (96.0% similar)
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ΔE - 4.45 (95.6% similar)
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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


Slate Mine (PPG0996-6) - #6F6F6E Color Images and Patterns


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