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Behr Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) Paint Color


Color Name: Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26)
Hex Color Code: #B7B7B1
RGB Color Code: RGB(183, 183, 177)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 0.0%, 3.3%, 28.2%





About Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) color - its meaning and example


What color is Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26)?

Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) color belongs to the Gray color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) is #B7B7B1, and the RGB color code is RGB(183, 183, 177).

In the RGB color model, Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) has a red value of 183, a green value of 183, and a blue value of 177. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 3.3% yellow, and 28.2% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 60° (degrees), 4.0 % saturation, and 70.6 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) has a hue of 60° (degrees), 3.3 % saturation and 71.8 % brightness/value.


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) is cool or warm?

The color Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26)?

Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) has an LRV of nearly 47. 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

Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26)

Light Color


Compare LRV 47 of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) 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 47 puts Behr Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) 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


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) (Paint - Behr) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(183, 183, 177)
Red
183 (71.8%)
Green
183 (71.8%)
Blue
177 (69.4%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
3.28%
Key
28.24%

HSL

HSL(60deg, 4.0 %, 70.6 %)

Hue
60°
Saturation
4.00 %.
Lightness
70.59 %.

RYB

RYB(33, 64, 52)
Red
33 (13.0%)
Yellow
64 (25.1%)
Blue
52 (20.5%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
60°
Saturation
3.28 %.
Brightness / Value
71.76 %.

HWB

H: 60°

W: 69.41 %

B: 28.24 %

XYZ

X : 44.4

Y : 47.11

Z : 48.35

YXY

Y1 : 47.11

X : 0.32

Y2 : 0.34

CMY

C : 28.24%

M : 28.24%

Y : 30.59%


LRV

~ 47.1 %

Munsell Color System

4.8GY 7.3/0.6

CIE-Lab

L : 74.26

A : -1.1

B : 3.04

CIE-Lch

L : 74.26

C : 3.23

H : 109.85

CIE-Luv

L : 74.26

U : 0.34

V : 4.65

Hunter-Lab

L : 68.64

A : -4.65

B : 6.28






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the colors similar to Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) (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.



#BEBEBE
Medium Gray
ΔE - 3.77 (96.2% similar)
#C0C0C0
Silver
ΔE - 4.07 (95.9% similar)
#A9A9A9
Dark Gray
ΔE - 4.98 (95.0% similar)
#C9C0BB
Pale Silver
ΔE - 5.66 (94.3% similar)





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


RAL Classic


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to RAL Classic


#B0B0A9
RAL 7038 - Agate Gray
ΔE - 2.02 (98.0% similar)
#B7B3A8
RAL 7044 - Silk Gray
ΔE - 2.88 (97.1% similar)
#C5C7C4
RAL 7035 - Light Gray
ΔE - 4.43 (95.6% similar)
#B5B0A1
RAL 7032 - Pebble Gray
ΔE - 4.63 (95.4% similar)


Pantone PMS


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to Pantone PMS


#B2B4B2
PANTONE 421 C
ΔE - 2.26 (97.7% similar)
#B9BBBB
PANTONE 10103 C
ΔE - 3.30 (96.7% similar)
#B1B3B3
PANTONE Cool Gray 5 C
ΔE - 3.31 (96.7% similar)
#C4BFB6
PANTONE 400 C
ΔE - 3.49 (96.5% similar)


Pantone TCX


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to Pantone TCX




British Standard 4800


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to British Standard 4800


#B6B6B6
BS 18-B-19 - Grey
ΔE - 3.22 (96.8% similar)
#BDBDBD
BS 22-C-35 - Purple
ΔE - 3.64 (96.4% similar)
#BFBFBF
BS 18-B-17 - Silver Haze
ΔE - 3.91 (96.1% similar)
#A9A9A8
BS 10-A-03 - Sink Grey
ΔE - 4.65 (95.4% similar)


RAL Design


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to RAL Design







Paint similar to Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) (Paint - Behr)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) (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.


PPG Paints


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to PPG Paints


#BBBAB5
Fresh Granite (PPG0997-3)
ΔE - 1.20 (98.8% similar)
#B7B9B5
Gray Stone (PPG1009-4)
ΔE - 1.35 (98.7% similar)
#B9B8B5
Pigeon Feather (PPG0995-4)
ΔE - 1.81 (98.2% similar)
#ABACA6
Precipitation (PPG0997-4)
ΔE - 3.17 (96.8% similar)


Valspar


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to Valspar


#B3B4B0
Urban Sunrise (4004-1B)
ΔE - 1.32 (98.7% similar)
#B1B4B2
Polished Silver (4008-1B)
ΔE - 2.45 (97.5% similar)
#A9A8A2
Stately Graystone (V118-2)
ΔE - 4.19 (95.8% similar)
#C0C2C2
Rocky Shelter (8006-11C)
ΔE - 4.26 (95.7% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to Benjamin Moore


#B8BAB6
Coventry Gray (HC-169)
ΔE - 1.46 (98.5% similar)
#B4B2AE
Baltic Gray (1467)
ΔE - 2.05 (97.9% similar)
#C1BFBA
Smoke Embers (1466)
ΔE - 2.59 (97.4% similar)
#B6B4B2
Nightingale (AF-670)
ΔE - 2.69 (97.3% similar)





Sherwin Williams


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to Sherwin Williams


#BAB9B6
March Wind (SW 7668)
ΔE - 1.88 (98.1% similar)
#C2C0BB
Light French Gray (SW 0055)
ΔE - 2.82 (97.2% similar)
#C3C1BC
Knitting Needles (SW 7672)
ΔE - 3.05 (96.9% similar)
#B8BCBB
Monorail Silver (SW 7663)
ΔE - 3.15 (96.8% similar)


Behr


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to Behr


#BDBEB9
Hailstorm Gray (PPU24-17)
ΔE - 1.93 (98.1% similar)
#B1B0AF
Sparrow (780F-4)
ΔE - 3.35 (96.6% similar)
#C4C0BB
Natural Gray (PPU18-10)
ΔE - 3.50 (96.5% similar)
#B8BCBC
French Silver (PPU18-05)
ΔE - 3.56 (96.4% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) to Dunn-Edwards


#C3C0BB
Gray Pearl (DEC 795)
ΔE - 3.13 (96.9% similar)
#C7C7C2
Dolphin Tales (DET 600)
ΔE - 4.21 (95.8% similar)
#AEADAD
Industrial Age (DET 618)
ΔE - 4.30 (95.7% 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


Sonic Silver (HDC-MD-26) - #B7B7B1 Color Images and Patterns


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