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Description and conversion results of color #72777e

It is a grayish azure color having an approximate luminance of 50%. It has a hue value of 215° indicating that this is a cold color.

 

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Sonic Silver, Nickel, Gray (Web), Slate Gray, Dim Gray, Granite Gray, Old Silver, Battleship Grey, Roman Silver and Light Slate Gray. 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 #72777e to rgb, hexadecimal, hsl, hsv, lab and xyz colorspaces. Each format represents the same color.

rgb (114, 119, 126) #72777e hsl (215, 5%, 47.1%) hsv (215, 9.5%, 49.4%) lab (49.8, -0.4, -4.5) xyz (17.3, 18.3, 22.4)

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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 7540 UBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone Cool Gray 9 CBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone 431 UBUY PAINT >>
   RAL D2 260 50 05BUY PAINT >>
   RAL D2 280 50 05BUY PAINT >>
   RAL D2 240 50 05BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 2819BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 6235BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 6277BUY PAINT >>

Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to #72777e 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 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 Spanish Gray, Quick Silver, Manatee, Roman Silver, Silver Chalice, Silver (Metallic), Gray (X11 Gray), Light Gray, Silver Sand, Silver, Gainsboro, Platinum, Cultured and Isabelline.


Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base color. This process results a scale from a 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 Davy's Grey, Black Coral, Granite Gray, Dim Gray, Onyx, Jet, Charcoal, Gunmetal, Raisin Black, Eerie Black, Smoky Black, Rich Black (FOGRA39) 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 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 Sonic Silver, Nickel, Gray (Web) and Dim Gray.

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 cyan, azure, blue and gray colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Charcoal, Outer Space (Crayola), Silver Chalice, Quick Silver, Onyx, 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 azure and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Sonic Silver, Nickel, Black Olive, Dark Lava, 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 azure, green, gray and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Sonic Silver, Nickel, Black Olive, Rifle Green, Ash Gray, Silver Chalice, Dark Liver, Dark Lava, Black Shadows and Silver Pink.


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 azure, rose, orange and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Sonic Silver, Nickel, Dark Liver, Black Coffee, Black Shadows, Silver (Metallic), Black Olive, Dark Lava, Silver Chalice, Quick Silver, Outer Space (Crayola) and Ash Gray.

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