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Language of Color: Hue

Hue is the impression of color that we immediately notice, A gem's basic body color. A normal person with average vision can see up to 150 distinct hues, but in the GIA color grading system we use 31. This permits us to consistently, and in simple terms, communicate a stone's hue.