Description and conversion results of color #161c19

It is a very dark grayish spring green color having an approximate luminance of 10%. It has a hue value of 150° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Dark Jungle Green, Eerie Black, Charleston Green, Black Chocolate, Smoky Black, Rich Black (FOGRA39), Black, Pine Tree, Rich Black (FOGRA29) and Raisin Black. A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #161c19 to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(22, 28, 25)
#161c19
hsl(150, 12%, 9.8%)
hsv(150, 21.4%, 11%)
lab(9.6, -3.6, 1.1)
xyz(0.9, 1.1, 1.1)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone Black 3 C
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Pantone 419 C
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Pantone 426 C
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RAL 8022
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RAL 9005
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RAL 9017
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Sherwin-Williams 6258
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Sherwin-Williams 6990
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Sherwin-Williams 6991
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #161c19 color. This process results a scale from a very dark grayish spring green color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Davy's Grey, Black Olive, Onyx, Charcoal, Nickel, Sonic Silver, Gray (Web), Old Silver, Quick Silver, Silver Chalice, Silver (Metallic), Spanish Gray, Gainsboro, Light Gray, Timberwolf and Platinum.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #161c19 color. This process results a scale from a very dark grayish spring green color to black. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Eerie Black, Smoky Black, Rich Black (FOGRA39), Black Chocolate, Black and Rich Black (FOGRA29).

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #161c19 color. This process results a scale from a very dark grayish spring green color to gray. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Eerie Black, Dark Jungle Green, Black Chocolate, Charleston Green, Smoky Black and Raisin Black.

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of gray, green and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Black Olive, Davy's Grey, Silver Chalice, Quick Silver, Onyx, Outer Space (Crayola), Ash Gray and Charcoal.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains cold colors. There are variants of green, gray and rose colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Black Olive, Onyx, Old Silver, Battleship Grey, Light Gray, Gainsboro, Black Coffee, Jet, Taupe Gray and Rocket Metallic.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of green, gray and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Black Olive, Onyx, Ash Gray, Silver Chalice, Dark Liver, Taupe, Quick Silver and Silver (Metallic).

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of green, gray, azure and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Black Olive, Onyx, Ash Gray, Silver Chalice, Charcoal, Silver (Metallic), Dark Liver, Davy's Grey, Black Shadows, Dark Lava, Taupe and Quick Silver.

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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