Description and conversion results of color Opal

It is a bright grayish spring green color having an approximate luminance of 77%. It has a hue value of 164° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Ash Gray, Cambridge Blue, Crystal, Morning Blue, Laurel Green, Powder Blue, Aero Blue, Light Blue, Middle Blue Green and Silver Sand. 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 Opal to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(168, 195, 188)
#a8c3bc
hsl(164.4, 18.4%, 71.2%)
hsv(164.4, 13.8%, 76.5%)
lab(76.7, -10.5, 0.4)
xyz(44.7, 51, 55.1)

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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 14-4908 TPG
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Pantone 14-4807 TPG
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Pantone 622 C
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RAL D2 180 80 10
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RAL D2 190 80 10
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RAL 190-6
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Sherwin-Williams 6471
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Sherwin-Williams 9051
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Sherwin-Williams 0019
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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 Opal color. This process results a scale from a bright grayish spring green color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Ash Gray, Crystal, Powder Blue, Gainsboro, Light Gray, Azure (X11/web Color), Platinum, Mint Cream, Cultured, Baby Powder, White and Isabelline.

Shades

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

This color scale contains similar colors to Xanadu, Morning Blue, Steel Teal, Battleship Grey, Feldgrau, Ebony, Deep Space Sparkle, Granite Gray, Outer Space (Crayola), Black Olive, Onyx, Gunmetal, Eerie Black, Charleston Green, Dark Jungle Green and Black Chocolate.

Tones

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

This color scale contains similar colors to Ash Gray, Cambridge Blue, Silver Sand, Gray (X11 Gray) 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 cold colors. There are variants of yellow, green, cyan and azure colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Rifle Green, Kombu Green, Laurel Green, Ash Gray, Morning Blue, Dark Slate Gray, MSU Green, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Pewter Blue, Charcoal, Outer Space (Crayola) and Cadet 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 cyan, green and rose colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Slate Gray, MSU Green, Xanadu, Steel Teal, Aero Blue, Old Burgundy, Black Coffee, Mountbatten Pink, Rocket Metallic, Queen Pink and Pale Pink.

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 green, orange and blue colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Slate Gray, MSU Green, Morning Blue, Taupe, Dark Lava, Silver Pink, Grullo, Independence, Dark Liver, Manatee and Heliotrope Gray.

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 green, azure, rose and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Slate Gray, MSU Green, Morning Blue, Charcoal, Independence, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Cadet Grey, Eggplant, Rose Ebony, Silver Pink, Black Shadows, Taupe, Dark Lava, Grullo and Khaki (Web).

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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