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Description and conversion results of color #4e5257

It is a dark grayish azure color having an approximate luminance of 35%. It has a hue value of 213° indicating that this is a cold color.

 

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Davy's Grey, Charcoal, Dark Liver, Black Coral, Granite Gray, Onyx, Dim Gray, Cadet, Deep Space Sparkle and Dark Electric Blue. 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 #4e5257 to rgb, hexadecimal, hsl, hsv, lab and xyz colorspaces. Each format represents the same color.

rgb (78, 82, 87) #4e5257 hsl (213.3, 5.5%, 32.4%) hsv (213.3, 10.3%, 34.1%) lab (34.7, -0.5, -3.5) xyz (7.9, 8.3, 10.2)

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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 Cool Gray 11 CBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone 19-4104 TPGBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone 425 CBUY PAINT >>
   RAL D2 260 30 05BUY PAINT >>
   RAL 7015BUY PAINT >>
   RAL D2 240 30 05BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 7076BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 9154BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 7674BUY PAINT >>

Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to #4e5257 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 dark grayish azure color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.


This color scale contains similar colors to Sonic Silver, Gray (Web), Nickel, Old Silver, Spanish Gray, Quick Silver, Silver (Metallic), Silver Chalice, Gray (X11 Gray), Silver Sand, Silver, Gainsboro, Platinum, Light Gray and Timberwolf.


Shades

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


This color scale contains similar colors to Onyx, Jet, Gunmetal, Outer Space (Crayola), Charleston Green, Eerie Black, Raisin Black, Eigengrau, Rich Black (FOGRA39), Smoky Black and Black.


Tones

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


This color scale contains similar colors to Davy's Grey, Dark Liver, Charcoal, Black Coral, Granite Gray and Black Olive.

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 cold colors. There are variants of azure and gray colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Charcoal, Onyx, Silver Chalice, Quick Silver, Silver (Metallic), Dark Liver and Davy's Grey.


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 and warm colors. There are variants of gray and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Sonic Silver, Nickel, Black Olive, Davy's Grey, Silver Chalice and Quick Silver.


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 gray and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Sonic Silver, Nickel, Black Olive, Onyx, Silver Chalice, Quick Silver, Dark Liver, Taupe, Silver (Metallic) and Black Shadows.


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 gray, orange and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Sonic Silver, Nickel, Dark Liver, Davy's Grey, Silver (Metallic), Black Shadows, Black Olive, Silver Chalice, Quick Silver, Outer Space (Crayola) and Ash Gray.

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