Get Hue, Value, Chroma and LRV for Paint Colors
What is the Color Category?
WHITE – because of its Value of 9.34 and Chroma of 0.44. It’s light and bright but not stark thanks to its Chroma of 0.44. Just enough colorfulness to knock it back from a bright white. Crisp, clean and subdued without being glaring or clinical.
How do we know? Because we have hue, value, chroma and LRV color notations that describe what colors look like. So, we can easily sort and categorize paint colors:
Pure White SW 7005 Hue Family
In context of its Hue Family neighborhood, 9 Y (Yellow), on The Color Strategist Color Wheel. The pink arrows point to where it fits in among the other colors according to its Value 9.34 rounded to 9.38 and Chroma of 0.44 rounded to 0.50.