Description and conversion results of color #966b77

It is a grayish rose color having an approximate luminance of 50%. It has a hue value of 343° indicating that this is a warm color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Raspberry Glace, Mauve Taupe, Rose Dust, Copper Rose, Mountbatten Pink, Rose Taupe, Deep Taupe, Burnished Brown, Old Lavender and Antique Fuchsia. 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 #966b77 to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(150, 107, 119)
#966b77
hsl(343.3, 17%, 50.4%)
hsv(343.3, 28.7%, 58.8%)
lab(49.9, 19, 0.2)
xyz(21.2, 18.3, 19.9)

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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 4985 U
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Pantone 8062 C
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Pantone 7640 U
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RAL D2 360 50 20
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RAL 550-5
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RAL D2 010 50 20
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Sherwin-Williams 6291
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Sherwin-Williams 6298
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Sherwin-Williams 6284
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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 #966b77 color. This process results a scale from a grayish rose color to white. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Rosy Brown, English Lavender, Tuscany, Lilac Luster, Silver Pink, Black Shadows, Queen Pink, Languid Lavender, Pale Pink, Lavender Blush, Snow, Isabelline and Platinum.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #966b77 color. This process results a scale from a grayish rose color to black. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Eggplant, Rose Ebony, Deep Taupe, Liver, Old Burgundy, Dark Liver (horses), Black Coffee, Raisin Black, Jet, Smoky Black, Eerie Black and Eigengrau.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #966b77 color. This process results a scale from a grayish rose color to gray. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Mountbatten Pink, Raspberry Glace, Mauve Taupe, Copper Rose, Old Lavender, Deep Taupe, Rocket Metallic, Taupe Gray, Cinereous, Sonic Silver, Gray (Web) and Nickel.

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 and warm colors. There are variants of blue, magenta, rose, red and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Independence, English Violet, Blue Bell, Wild Blue Yonder, Dark Byzantium, Lilac, Lilac Luster, Eggplant, Old Mauve, Tuscany, Pastel Pink, Rose Ebony, Bole, Van Dyke Brown, Café Noir, Tumbleweed and Antique Brass.

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 rose and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Old Mauve, Wine Dregs, Mountbatten Pink, English Lavender, Orchid Pink, Cameo Pink, MSU Green, Warm Black, Wintergreen Dream, Steel Teal, Middle Blue Green and Aero Blue.

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 rose, azure and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Eggplant, Old Mauve, Tuscany, Pastel Pink, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Charcoal, Dark Sky Blue, Pewter Blue, Rifle Green, Kombu Green, Laurel Green and Sage.

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 rose, orange, cyan and azure colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Eggplant, Old Mauve, Tuscany, Pastel Pink, Olive Drab 7, Café Noir, Khaki (Web), Sand, MSU Green, English Green, Green Sheen, Polished Pine, Indigo Dye, YInMn Blue, Wild Blue Yonder and Cadet Blue (Crayola).

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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