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Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue

Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289 paint color review

Official color page:Inchyra Blue 289
Color code:289
Color name:Inchyra Blue
Brand:Farrow and Ball

Inchyra Blue was originally created as a colour for use on the doors of a historic house in Scotland, but is perfect for use on the exteriors of buildings of any date and in any part of the world. The brave might also use it in porches or lobbies to create some drama on entrance to the house.

Inchyra Blue for bedroom

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We’ve hand-picked a beautiful collection of photos of this amazing Beige shade used in real bedrooms. Take a look and imagine how this wonderful cool Dark paint color could transform your own bedroom space.

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LRV of Inchyra Blue

Inchyra Blue 289 has an LRV of 12.5% and refers to Medium Dark which means that this color almost reflects very little light.

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 12.50% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

What are Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue undertones?

Blue is Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate

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HEX value

HEX value:

#586768

RGB code:

88, 103, 104

Is Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 184° this Blue refers cool paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

289 Inchyra Blue HSL code: 184, 8%, 38%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Cool Blue shades make a room feel sleek, fresh and modern
  • Cooler hues have a calm and relaxation effect
  • Cool Green undertones make small spaces feel more open and expansive
  • Cool paint hue are ideal for bedroom or bathroom. Be careful with deep blues and greens in bathroom, which will reflect on your skin.

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Farrow and Ball 289 Inchyra Blue

Darker shades

Farrow and Ball 289 Inchyra Blue

Color comparison

Inchyra Blue 289 vs Calligraphy N490-6

Struggling to choose the best color for your? We'll break down the differences so you can pick the perfect shade for your walls.

Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289 vs Behr Calligraphy N490-6Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289
LRV: 12.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 12.07%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Inchyra Blue 289 vs Blue grey RAL 7031

Two gorgeous paint colors, but which one is right for you? Our comparison has got you covered.

Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289 vs RAL Classic  Blue grey RAL 7031Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289
LRV: 12.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 16.43%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Inchyra Blue 289 vs De Nimes 299

Are you struggling to choose between these two hues for your next project? Our comparison will help you choose the ideal color for your space.

Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289 vs Farrow and Ball De Nimes 299Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289
LRV: 12.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 18.64%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold

Inchyra Blue 289 vs Hague Blue 30

Our comparison will assist you in determining which shade will complement your space.

Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289 vs Farrow and Ball Hague Blue 30Farrow and Ball Inchyra Blue 289
LRV: 12.5%
Medium Dark color
Temperature: cold
LRV: 7%
Dark color
Temperature: cold

Color codes

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HEX#586768copy color code
RGB Decimal88, 103, 104copy color code
RGB Percent34.51%, 40.39%, 40.78%copy color code
HSVHue: 184° Saturation: 15.38% Value: 40.78%copy color code
HSLhsl(184, 8, 38)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 15.38 Magenta: 0.96 Yellow: 0.0 Key: 59.22copy color code
YIQY: 98.629 I: -9.26 Q: -2.862copy color code
XYZX: 11.373 Y: 12.774 Z: 14.959copy color code
CIE LabL:42.421 a:-5.433 b:-2.474copy color code
CIE LuvL:42.421 u:-7.893 v:-2.482copy color code
Decimal5793640copy color code
Hunter lab35.741, -5.75, 0.203copy color code
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