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Valspar Crushed Nutmeg (M116) Paint Color


Color Name: Crushed Nutmeg (M116)
Hex Color Code: #DCC0A3
RGB Color Code: RGB(220, 192, 163)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 12.7%, 25.9%, 13.7%





About Crushed Nutmeg (M116) color - its meaning and example


What color is Crushed Nutmeg (M116)?

Crushed Nutmeg (M116) color belongs to the orange color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Crushed Nutmeg (M116) is #DCC0A3, and the RGB color code is RGB(220, 192, 163).

In the RGB color model, Crushed Nutmeg (M116) has a red value of 220, a green value of 192, and a blue value of 163. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 12.7% magenta, 25.9% yellow, and 13.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 30.5° (degrees), 44.9 % saturation, and 75.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Crushed Nutmeg (M116) has a hue of 30.5° (degrees), 25.9 % saturation and 86.3 % brightness/value.


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) is cool or warm?

The color Crushed Nutmeg (M116) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Crushed Nutmeg (M116)?

Crushed Nutmeg (M116) has an LRV of nearly 56. 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

Crushed Nutmeg (M116)

Light Color


Compare LRV 56 of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) 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 56 puts Valspar Crushed Nutmeg (M116) 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


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) (Paint - Valspar) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(220, 192, 163)
Red
220 (86.3%)
Green
192 (75.3%)
Blue
163 (63.9%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
12.73%
Yellow
25.91%
Key
13.73%

HSL

HSL(30.53deg, 44.9 %, 75.1 %)

Hue
30.53°
Saturation
44.88 %.
Lightness
75.10 %.

RYB

RYB(33, 73, 33)
Red
33 (13.1%)
Yellow
73 (28.7%)
Blue
33 (13.0%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
30.53°
Saturation
25.91 %.
Brightness / Value
86.27 %.

HWB

H: 30.53°

W: 63.92 %

B: 13.73 %

XYZ

X : 54.98

Y : 55.56

Z : 42.48

YXY

Y1 : 55.56

X : 0.36

Y2 : 0.36

CMY

C : 13.73%

M : 24.71%

Y : 36.08%


LRV

~ 55.6 %

Munsell Color System

0.9Y 7.8/3.3

CIE-Lab

L : 79.36

A : 5.55

B : 18.28

CIE-Lch

L : 79.36

C : 19.1

H : 73.11

CIE-Luv

L : 79.36

U : 19.23

V : 24.68

Hunter-Lab

L : 74.54

A : 1.21

B : 18.39






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Crushed Nutmeg (M116) (Paint - Valspar)


Here are the colors similar to Crushed Nutmeg (M116) (Paint - Valspar). 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.



#DBC1AA
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ΔE - 2.09 (97.9% similar)
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ΔE - 3.47 (96.5% similar)
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ΔE - 4.33 (95.7% similar)
#EDC9AF
Desert Sand
ΔE - 4.49 (95.5% similar)





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


Pantone TCX


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to Pantone TCX




RAL Design


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to RAL Design




Pantone PMS


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to Pantone PMS


#E0C09F
PANTONE 726 C
ΔE - 1.49 (98.5% similar)
#DCBFA6
PANTONE 4675 C
ΔE - 1.77 (98.2% similar)
#E0C6AD
PANTONE 4685 C
ΔE - 1.99 (98.0% similar)
#D9C0A9
PANTONE 2310 C
ΔE - 2.04 (98.0% similar)


British Standard 4800


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to British Standard 4800


#DAC9AF
BS 06-A-03 - Grey
ΔE - 4.62 (95.4% similar)


RAL Classic


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to RAL Classic


#DDC49A
RAL 1014 - Ivory
ΔE - 4.91 (95.1% similar)
#E6D2B5
RAL 1015 - Light Ivory
ΔE - 5.20 (94.8% similar)
#D0B084
RAL 1001 - Beige
ΔE - 6.12 (93.9% similar)





Paint similar to Crushed Nutmeg (M116) (Paint - Valspar)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Crushed Nutmeg (M116) (Paint - Valspar). 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.


Valspar


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to Valspar


#DFC5A9
Holmes Cream (3004-10B)
ΔE - 1.36 (98.6% similar)
#D9C1A8
Silken Stockings (V088-2)
ΔE - 1.59 (98.4% similar)
#E3C2A3
So Baja (V086-2)
ΔE - 1.79 (98.2% similar)


Benjamin Moore


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to Benjamin Moore


#DDBE9F
Terra Bella (AF-195)
ΔE - 1.09 (98.9% similar)
#E3C3A6
Sycamore (1137)
ΔE - 1.78 (98.2% similar)
#DAC0AA
Burlap (2163-50)
ΔE - 2.46 (97.5% similar)
#E2C19C
Tucson Tan (1144)
ΔE - 2.51 (97.5% similar)


Behr


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to Behr


#D7BEA5
Ash Blonde (S240-3)
ΔE - 1.52 (98.5% similar)
#D7B999
Dusty Gold (S260-3)
ΔE - 2.00 (98.0% similar)
#DCC4AC
Sienna Dust (PPU3-08)
ΔE - 2.02 (98.0% similar)
#DBBA9D
Pumpkin Cream (PPU3-09)
ΔE - 2.28 (97.7% similar)





PPG Paints


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to PPG Paints


#E1C6A8
My Love (PPG1081-3)
ΔE - 1.57 (98.4% similar)
#E6C8A9
Pumpkin Cream (PPG1080-2)
ΔE - 2.17 (97.8% similar)
#CDB69B
Happy Trails (PPG1084-4)
ΔE - 3.32 (96.7% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to Dunn-Edwards


#D6BA9B
Terracotta Sand (DE 6136)
ΔE - 1.73 (98.3% similar)
#DFC6AA
Travertine (DEC 738)
ΔE - 1.74 (98.3% similar)
#DDC5AA
Cliff's View (DEC 720)
ΔE - 1.79 (98.2% similar)
#D5BFA5
Apache Tan (DEC 746)
ΔE - 2.21 (97.8% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Crushed Nutmeg (M116) to Sherwin Williams


#DDC6AB
Colony Buff (SW 7723)
ΔE - 2.21 (97.8% similar)
#D2B79E
Ginger Root (SW 9095)
ΔE - 2.68 (97.3% similar)
#D8C4AE
Fresco Cream (SW 7719)
ΔE - 3.20 (96.8% 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


Crushed Nutmeg (M116) - #DCC0A3 Color Images and Patterns


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