What is the Color Category?
OFF-WHITE – But just barely. Because of its Value of 9.22 and Chroma of 0.58. It has a smidge too much Chroma to fit squarely into the White category. This is the color to choose if you don’t want a crisp, clean white but don’t want a cream or ivory either. It’s kind of in between. 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:
Get Hue, Value, Chroma and LRV for Paint Colors
White Dove OC-017 Hue Family
In context of its Hue Family neighborhood, 6 Y, on The Color Strategist Color Wheel. The pink arrows point to where it fits in among the other colors according to its Value 9.22 rounded to 9.25 and Chroma of 0.58 rounded to 0.50.