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Description and conversion results of color Ecru

It is a bright pastel yellow color having an approximate luminance of 73%. It has a hue value of 45° indicating that this is a warm color.

 

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Sand, Misty Moss, Light French Beige, Sage, Khaki (Web), Dark Khaki, Tan, Vegas Gold, Burlywood and Olive Green. 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 Ecru to rgb, hexadecimal, hsl, hsv, lab and xyz colorspaces. Each format represents the same color.

rgb (194, 178, 128) #c2b280 hsl (45.5, 35.1%, 63.1%) hsv (45.5, 34%, 76.1%) lab (72.8, -1.8, 27.7) xyz (42.1, 44.9, 26.9)

The rgb, hexadecimal and hsl values can be used in webpages to define the colors of different objects. You can select a value easily by clicking on it.

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 14-0721 TPGBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone 4525 CBUY PAINT >>
   Pantone 4004 CBUY PAINT >>
   RAL D2 095 70 30BUY PAINT >>
   RAL D2 090 70 30BUY PAINT >>
   RAL 1000BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 9029BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 6408BUY PAINT >>
   Sherwin-Williams 6401BUY PAINT >>

Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to Ecru 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 bright pastel yellow color to white. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.


This color scale contains similar colors to Sage, Sand, Khaki (Web), Dutch White, Bone, Parchment, Champagne, Eggshell, Magnolia, Floral White, Alabaster, Isabelline and Baby Powder.


Shades

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


This color scale contains similar colors to Gold Fusion, Shadow, Spanish Bistre, Metallic Sunburst, Ebony, Antique Bronze, Raw Umber, Field Drab, Olive Drab 7, Black Olive, Taupe, Dark Lava, Black Chocolate, Eerie Black, Smoky Black and Raisin 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 bright pastel yellow color to gray. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.


This color scale contains similar colors to Sand, Sage, Khaki (Web), Pale Silver, Silver (Crayola), Grullo, Silver Chalice, Gray (X11 Gray), Quick Silver and Silver.

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 orange, yellow and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Brown, Kobicha, Tumbleweed, Antique Brass, Field Drab, Army Green, Sand, Dark Moss Green, Olivine and Asparagus.


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 yellow and azure colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Gold Fusion, Spanish Bistre, Indigo Dye, Dark Cornflower Blue, Wild Blue Yonder and Little Boy 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 yellow, magenta and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Gold Fusion, Spanish Bistre, Japanese Violet, Dark Byzantium, Lilac, Orchid (Crayola), Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Deep Jungle Green, Maximum Blue and Pacific Blue.


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 yellow, cyan, azure, rose and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Gold Fusion, Spanish Bistre, Blue-green (color Wheel), Deep Jungle Green, Green Sheen, Verdigris, Indigo Dye, Dark Cornflower Blue, Wild Blue Yonder, Little Boy Blue, Catawba, Old Mauve, Mauvelous and Charm Pink.

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