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Benjamin Moore Straw Hat (270) Paint Color


Color Name: Straw Hat (270)
Hex Color Code: #D9C9A1
RGB Color Code: RGB(217, 201, 161)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 7.4%, 25.8%, 14.9%





About Straw Hat (270) color - its meaning and example


What color is Straw Hat (270)?

Straw Hat (270) color belongs to the Brown color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Straw Hat (270) is #D9C9A1, and the RGB color code is RGB(217, 201, 161).

In the RGB color model, Straw Hat (270) has a red value of 217, a green value of 201, and a blue value of 161. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 7.4% magenta, 25.8% yellow, and 14.9% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 42.9° (degrees), 42.4 % saturation, and 74.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Straw Hat (270) has a hue of 42.9° (degrees), 25.8 % saturation and 85.1 % brightness/value.


Straw Hat (270) is cool or warm?

The color Straw Hat (270) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Straw Hat (270)?

Straw Hat (270) has an LRV of nearly 59. 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

Straw Hat (270)

Light Color


Compare LRV 59 of Straw Hat (270) 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 59 puts Benjamin Moore Straw Hat (270) 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


Straw Hat (270) (Paint - Benjamin Moore) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(217, 201, 161)
Red
217 (85.1%)
Green
201 (78.8%)
Blue
161 (63.1%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
7.37%
Yellow
25.81%
Key
14.90%

HSL

HSL(42.86deg, 42.4 %, 74.1 %)

Hue
42.86°
Saturation
42.42 %.
Lightness
74.12 %.

RYB

RYB(29, 78, 31)
Red
29 (11.3%)
Yellow
78 (30.6%)
Blue
31 (12.1%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
42.86°
Saturation
25.81 %.
Brightness / Value
85.10 %.

HWB

H: 42.86°

W: 63.14 %

B: 14.90 %

XYZ

X : 55.93

Y : 59.1

Z : 42.18

YXY

Y1 : 59.1

X : 0.36

Y2 : 0.38

CMY

C : 14.90%

M : 21.18%

Y : 36.86%


LRV

~ 59.1 %

Munsell Color System

6.3Y 8.0/3.5

CIE-Lab

L : 81.35

A : -0.59

B : 22.04

CIE-Lch

L : 81.35

C : 22.05

H : 91.53

CIE-Luv

L : 81.35

U : 12.13

V : 30.93

Hunter-Lab

L : 76.88

A : -4.65

B : 21.28






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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


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