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Description and conversion results of color #281710

It is a very dark pastel orange color having an approximate luminance of 10%. It has a hue value of 18° indicating that this is a warm color.

 

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Bistre, Old Burgundy, Black Coffee, Black Chocolate, Dark Sienna, Smoky Black, Raisin Black, Eerie Black, Black Bean and Black. A bit 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 #281710 to rgb, hexadecimal, hsl, hsv, lab and xyz colorspaces. Each format represents the same color.

rgb (40, 23, 16) #281710 hsl (17.5, 42.9%, 11%) hsv (17.5, 60%, 15.7%) lab (9.8, 7.6, 7.8) xyz (1.3, 1.1, 0.6)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

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 table contains the nearest matching standard colors.

The left side contains the reference color, while the right side shows the matched color. For each item there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy corresponding paints.

   Pantone Black 4 CBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone 412 CBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone 440 CBUY PAINT >>
   RAL 8017BUY PAINT >>
   RAL 3007BUY PAINT >>
   RAL 8016BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 2838BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 7630BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 6006BUY PAINT >>

Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to #281710 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 color. This process results a scale from a very dark pastel orange color to white. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.


This color scale contains similar colors to Umber, Dark Liver (horses), Liver, Dark Liver, Rocket Metallic, Sonic Silver, Cinereous, Middle Grey, Quick Silver, Silver Chalice, Silver (Metallic), Black Shadows, Timberwolf, Gainsboro, Light Gray and Platinum.


Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base color. This process results a scale from a very dark pastel orange color to black. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.


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


Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base color. This process results a scale from a very dark pastel orange color to gray. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.


This color scale contains similar colors to Bistre, Black Chocolate, Smoky Black, Raisin Black and Eerie 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 colors. There are variants of red and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Rose Ebony, Dark Liver (horses), Silver Pink, Tuscany, Dark Lava, Black Shadows, Taupe, Grullo and Khaki (Web).


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 warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Cinereous, Rocket Metallic, Charcoal, Dark Slate Gray, Pewter Blue and Cadet Grey.


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 warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange, blue and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Cinereous, Rocket Metallic, Independence, Dark Liver, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Manatee, Dark Slate Gray, Kombu Green, Morning Blue and Opal.


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 warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange, green, cyan and violet colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Cinereous, Rocket Metallic, Rifle Green, Kombu Green, Laurel Green, Ash Gray, Charcoal, Dark Slate Gray, Pewter Blue, Cadet Grey, Dark Liver, English Violet, Heliotrope Gray and Rose Quartz.

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