Get Hue, Value, Chroma and LRV for Paint Colors
What is the Color Category?
OFF-WHITE – because of its Value of 9.13 and Chroma of 0.62. This color is the perfect example of what off-white is suppose to look like. Its brightness leans more towards White and Chroma is right in the middle of the Off-White range. Overall, a nice balance of lightness, brightness and colorfulness. Consider it for dimly lit rooms and rooms that face north.
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:
Swiss Coffee OC-45 Hue Family
In context of its Hue Family neighborhood, 6 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 9.13 rounded to 9.12 and Chroma of 0.62 rounded to 0.50.