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Cotton Balls OC-122 by Benjamin Moore

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Cotton Balls OC-122 by Benjamin Moore

What is the Color Category?

WHITE – because of its Value of 9.49 and Chroma of 0.54. It slides in very near the cut-off for colors of white with a Chroma of 0.54. This is a good choice if you’re looking for a crisp, clean white that doesn’t read stark and cold.

How can we so clearly and concisely categorize color of whites and off-whites? Because we have hue, value, chroma and LRV color notations that describe what colors look like. So, we can easily eliminate confusion and chaos. Making the task of sorting and categorizing paint colors fun and an absolute pleasure:

Whites
Value 9.12 to 10.00
Chroma less than 0.55
Off-Whites
Value 9.12 to 10.00
Chroma 0.55 to 1.15
Light Near Neutrals
Value 8.12 up to 9.12
Chroma 0.1 to 1.00
Near Neutrals
Value 0.1 up to 8.12
Chroma 0.1 to 1.00
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Cotton Balls OC-122 Hue Family

In context of its Hue Family neighborhood, 1 GY, on The Color Strategist Color Wheel. The pink arrows point to where it in among the other colors according to its Value 9.49 rounded to 9.50 and Chroma of 0.54 rounded to 0.50.

Atlas Hue Family Cotton Balls OC-122

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