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PPG Paints Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) Paint Color


Color Name: Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6)
Hex Color Code: #8E6278
RGB Color Code: RGB(142, 98, 120)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 31.0%, 15.5%, 44.3%





About Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) color - its meaning and example


What color is Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6)?

Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) color belongs to the Purple color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) is #8E6278, and the RGB color code is RGB(142, 98, 120).

In the RGB color model, Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) has a red value of 142, a green value of 98, and a blue value of 120. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 31.0% magenta, 15.5% yellow, and 44.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 330° (degrees), 18.3 % saturation, and 47.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) has a hue of 330° (degrees), 31.0 % saturation and 55.7 % brightness/value.


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) is cool or warm?

The color Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) is a warm color.


What is the LRV of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6)?

Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) 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

Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6)

Light Color


Compare LRV 16 of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) 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 Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) 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


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) (Paint - PPG Paints) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(142, 98, 120)
Red
142 (55.7%)
Green
98 (38.4%)
Blue
120 (47.1%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
30.99%
Yellow
15.49%
Key
44.31%

HSL

HSL(330deg, 18.3 %, 47.1 %)

Hue
330°
Saturation
18.33 %.
Lightness
47.06 %.

RYB

RYB(96, 90, 104)
Red
96 (37.6%)
Yellow
90 (35.2%)
Blue
104 (40.9%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
330°
Saturation
30.99 %.
Brightness / Value
55.69 %.

HWB

H: 330°

W: 38.43 %

B: 44.31 %

XYZ

X : 18.91

Y : 15.84

Z : 19.83

YXY

Y1 : 15.84

X : 0.35

Y2 : 0.29

CMY

C : 44.31%

M : 61.57%

Y : 52.94%


LRV

~ 15.8 %

Munsell Color System

5RP 4.5/4.1

CIE-Lab

L : 46.77

A : 21.36

B : -5.15

CIE-Lch

L : 46.77

C : 21.97

H : 346.45

CIE-Luv

L : 46.77

U : 25.25

V : -10.45

Hunter-Lab

L : 39.8

A : 15.17

B : -1.68






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) (Paint - PPG Paints)


Here are the colors similar to Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) (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.



#915F6D
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ΔE - 3.74 (96.3% similar)
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ΔE - 5.13 (94.9% similar)
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ΔE - 5.67 (94.3% similar)
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Sugar Plum
ΔE - 7.15 (92.8% similar)





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


Pantone PMS


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone PMS. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to Pantone PMS


#905F7B
PANTONE 2055 C
ΔE - 2.05 (97.9% similar)
#86647A
PANTONE 5205 C
ΔE - 2.78 (97.2% similar)
#926977
PANTONE 4094 C
ΔE - 3.57 (96.4% similar)
#8B5B6B
PANTONE 4095 C
ΔE - 3.60 (96.4% similar)


Pantone TCX


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent colors from Pantone TCX. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to Pantone TCX




RAL Design


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Design. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to RAL Design




British Standard 4800


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent colors from British Standard 4800. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to British Standard 4800


#965579
BS 24-E-56 - Violet
ΔE - 5.51 (94.5% similar)
#8C6991
BS 24-C-38 - Amethyst
ΔE - 7.31 (92.7% similar)


RAL Classic


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent colors from RAL Classic. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to RAL Classic


#816183
RAL 4001 - Red Lilac
ΔE - 5.97 (94.0% similar)





Paint similar to Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) (Paint - PPG Paints)


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) (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


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to PPG Paints




Benjamin Moore


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to Benjamin Moore


#8D6782
Lazy Afternoon (1378)
ΔE - 3.04 (97.0% similar)
#8F6483
Plum Perfect (1371)
ΔE - 3.25 (96.7% similar)
#9E5774
Fashion Rose (1356)
ΔE - 5.68 (94.3% similar)
#94717D
Aplomb (AF-625)
ΔE - 6.19 (93.8% similar)


Behr


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to Behr


#965F73
Glitz And Glamour (MQ1-03)
ΔE - 3.04 (97.0% similar)
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Majestic Orchid (PPU1-17)
ΔE - 3.98 (96.0% similar)
#916B77
Full Glass (S120-6)
ΔE - 4.52 (95.5% similar)





Sherwin Williams


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to Sherwin Williams


#8B6878
Plum Dandy (SW 6284)
ΔE - 3.19 (96.8% similar)
#92576F
Grandeur Plum (SW 6565)
ΔE - 4.25 (95.7% similar)
#7E5A6D
Grape Harvest (SW 6285)
ΔE - 4.47 (95.5% similar)
#8D5869
Berry Bush (SW 6292)
ΔE - 4.47 (95.5% similar)


Valspar


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to Valspar


#996084
Berry Pretty (V040-5)
ΔE - 4.54 (95.5% similar)
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Tragic Juliet (T512)
ΔE - 5.07 (94.9% similar)
#7E6472
Purple Sunset (8003-2F)
ΔE - 5.75 (94.3% similar)
#99546D
Vive l'amour (V041-5)
ΔE - 5.97 (94.0% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) to Dunn-Edwards


#9D5C75
Rosewine (DE 5019)
ΔE - 4.65 (95.4% similar)
#915D88
Plum Perfect (DE 6006)
ΔE - 6.19 (93.8% similar)
#90686C
Mauve-a-Lish (DET 402)
ΔE - 6.92 (93.1% similar)
#825E61
Ripe Plum (DE 6020)
ΔE - 7.89 (92.1% 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


Victorian Plum (PPG1179-6) - #8E6278 Color Images and Patterns


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