Description and conversion results of color Steel Teal

It is a grayish cyan color having an approximate luminance of 55%. It has a hue value of 181° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Wintergreen Dream, Cadet Blue, Celadon Green, Dark Cyan, Xanadu, Viridian Green, Metallic Seaweed, Ming, Hooker's Green and Teal. 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 Steel Teal to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(95, 138, 139)
#5f8a8b
hsl(181.4, 18.8%, 45.9%)
hsv(181.4, 31.7%, 54.5%)
lab(54.5, -14.4, -5.3)
xyz(18.5, 22.5, 27.8)

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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 17-5111 TPG
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Pantone 8262 C
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Pantone 8261 C
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RAL D2 200 50 15
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RAL D2 190 50 15
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RAL D2 200 50 20
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Sherwin-Williams 6480
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Sherwin-Williams 6487
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Sherwin-Williams 7612
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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 Steel Teal color. This process results a scale from a grayish cyan color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Morning Blue, Cadet Blue, Pewter Blue, Opal, Ash Gray, Crystal, Cambridge Blue, Light Gray, Silver Sand, Gainsboro, Platinum, Cultured and Alice Blue.

Shades

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

This color scale contains similar colors to Deep Space Sparkle, Cadet, Feldgrau, Ming, Dark Slate Gray, Outer Space (Crayola), Charcoal, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Charleston Green, Gunmetal, Dark Jungle Green, Eerie Black, Rich Black (FOGRA39), Rich Black (FOGRA29) and Smoky Black.

Tones

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

This color scale contains similar colors to Xanadu, Wintergreen Dream, Cadet Blue, Slate Gray, Light Slate Gray, Battleship Grey, Old Silver, Gray (Web) and Sonic 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 green, cyan and azure colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Kombu Green, Rifle Green, Laurel Green, Cambridge Blue, MSU Green, English Green, Morning Blue, Dark Slate Gray, Deep Jungle Green, Green Sheen, Opal, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Charcoal, Pewter Blue, Dark Sky Blue, Indigo Dye, Cadet Blue (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 and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Rich Black, Warm Black, Wintergreen Dream, Powder Blue, Crystal, Old Burgundy, Dark Liver (horses), Burnished Brown, Cinereous, Baby Pink and Tea Rose.

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 cyan, orange and magenta colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Slate Gray, Deep Jungle Green, Opal, Green Sheen, Taupe, Dark Lava, Khaki (Web), Grullo, English Violet, Eggplant, Lilac Luster and Rose Quartz.

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 cyan, blue, red and yellow colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Slate Gray, Deep Jungle Green, Opal, Green Sheen, Independence, Purple Navy, Wild Blue Yonder, Blue Bell, Rose Ebony, Dark Liver (horses), Tuscany, Pastel Pink, Rifle Green, Kombu Green, Sage and Laurel Green.

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