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Valspar Oakmoss (6005-3C) Paint Color

Color Name: Oakmoss (6005-3C)
Hex Color Code: #B9B18D
RGB Color Code: RGB(185, 177, 141)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 4.3%, 23.8%, 27.5%
Color Family (Hue): green

About Oakmoss (6005-3C) color - its meaning and example

What color is Oakmoss (6005-3C)?

Oakmoss (6005-3C) color belongs to the green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Oakmoss (6005-3C) is #B9B18D, and the RGB color code is RGB(185, 177, 141).

In the RGB color model, Oakmoss (6005-3C) has a red value of 185, a green value of 177, and a blue value of 141. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 4.3% magenta, 23.8% yellow, and 27.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 49.1° (degrees), 23.9 % saturation, and 63.9 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Oakmoss (6005-3C) has a hue of 49.1° (degrees), 23.8 % saturation and 72.5 % brightness/value.

Oakmoss (6005-3C) is cool or warm?

The color Oakmoss (6005-3C) is a warm color.

What is the LRV of Oakmoss (6005-3C)?

Oakmoss (6005-3C) has an LRV of nearly 44. 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

Oakmoss (6005-3C)

Light Color

Compare LRV 44 of Oakmoss (6005-3C) 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 44 puts Valspar Oakmoss (6005-3C) 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

Oakmoss (6005-3C) (Paint - Valspar) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGB(185, 177, 141)
185 (72.5%)
177 (69.4%)
141 (55.3%)
1 (100.0%)




HSL(49.09deg, 23.9 %, 63.9 %)

23.91 %.
63.92 %.


RYB(45, 90, 52)
45 (17.5%)
90 (35.3%)
52 (20.5%)


23.78 %.
Brightness / Value
72.55 %.


H: 49.09°

W: 55.29 %

B: 27.45 %


X : 40.54

Y : 43.68

Z : 31.49


Y1 : 43.68

X : 0.35

Y2 : 0.38


C : 27.45%

M : 30.59%

Y : 44.71%


~ 43.7 %

Munsell Color System

9.6Y 7.1/3.1


L : 72.02

A : -3.01

B : 19.48


L : 72.02

C : 19.71

H : 98.78


L : 72.02

U : 6.88

V : 27.29


L : 66.09

A : -6.18

B : 18.01

Similar Colors and Paints

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Here are the colors similar to Oakmoss (6005-3C) (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.

Sage Green
ΔE - 3.58 (96.4% similar)
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ΔE - 4.37 (95.6% similar)

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

Pantone TCX

Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to Pantone TCX

RAL Design

Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to RAL Design

Pantone PMS

Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to Pantone PMS

ΔE - 3.03 (97.0% similar)
ΔE - 3.18 (96.8% similar)
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ΔE - 4.68 (95.3% similar)

RAL Classic

Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to RAL Classic

RAL 1000 - Green Beige
ΔE - 5.67 (94.3% similar)
RAL 7032 - Pebble Gray
ΔE - 7.10 (92.9% similar)

British Standard 4800

Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to British Standard 4800

BS 10-B-19 - Beige
ΔE - 5.70 (94.3% similar)
BS 00-A-03 - Grey
ΔE - 7.17 (92.8% similar)
BS 10-B-17 - Greystone
ΔE - 7.27 (92.7% similar)
BS 12-B-19 - Beige
ΔE - 7.49 (92.5% similar)

Paint similar to Oakmoss (6005-3C) (Paint - Valspar)

Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Oakmoss (6005-3C) (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.


Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to Valspar

Fields Afar (8003-28D)
ΔE - 2.42 (97.6% similar)
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ΔE - 2.91 (97.1% similar)
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ΔE - 3.39 (96.6% similar)


Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to Behr

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ΔE - 1.08 (98.9% similar)
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ΔE - 1.30 (98.7% similar)
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ΔE - 1.75 (98.2% similar)
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ΔE - 1.89 (98.1% similar)

Sherwin Williams

Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to Sherwin Williams

Koi Pond (SW 7727)
ΔE - 1.24 (98.8% similar)
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ΔE - 3.59 (96.4% similar)
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ΔE - 4.21 (95.8% similar)
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ΔE - 4.25 (95.8% similar)

PPG Paints

Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to PPG Paints

Lively Ivy (PPG11-30)
ΔE - 1.94 (98.1% similar)
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ΔE - 2.22 (97.8% similar)
Thimbleberry Leaf (PPG11-31)
ΔE - 3.56 (96.4% similar)
Nettle (PPG1111-4)
ΔE - 3.87 (96.1% similar)


Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to Dunn-Edwards

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ΔE - 2.64 (97.4% similar)
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ΔE - 3.40 (96.6% similar)
Even Growth (DE 5494)
ΔE - 3.93 (96.1% similar)
Bakelite Yellow (DET 657)
ΔE - 4.03 (96.0% similar)

Benjamin Moore

Oakmoss (6005-3C) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Oakmoss (6005-3C) to Benjamin Moore

Ivy Lane (523)
ΔE - 2.74 (97.3% similar)
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ΔE - 2.81 (97.2% similar)
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ΔE - 2.96 (97.0% 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

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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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