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British Standard BS 4800 10 B 29 - Vandyke brown / Ironstone / #4a4742 Hex Color Code

#4a4742 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4a4742 is a medium dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #4a4742 is comprised of 29.02% red, 27.84% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #4a4742 has a hue of 37° (degrees), 6% saturation and 27% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.15 nm.

Color Variations

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3e3b36
  2. #423f3a
  3. #46433e
  4. #4a4742
  5. #4e4b46
  6. #524f4a
  7. #56534e

Tints and Shades

#4a4742 to white

  1. #4a4742
  2. #65635e
  3. #82807c
  4. #a09e9b
  5. #bfbdbb
  6. #dededd
  7. #ffffff

#4a4742 to black

  1. #4a4742
  2. #3e3c38
  3. #32312d
  4. #272624
  5. #1c1c1a
  6. #111110
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Billiard Ball / T12 9.H12
      #494641
      ΔE = 0.434 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. ★ Castanet / T12 9.H8
      #494742
      ΔE = 0.439 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  2. Bristol

    1. ★ Castanet / P201-N7
      #494742
      ΔE = 0.439 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. ★ Onyx Ring / P232-N7
      #464542
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 19-0405 TCX
      #4a4843
      ΔE = 0.548 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. ★ P 170-16 U
      #4f4a47
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Relic N39-008-075
      #4b4842
      ΔE = 0.682 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. Tiri WW0811
      #46413e
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Carbon Copy / KM3824-5
      #494642
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. ★ Balsamic / KM3776-5
      #4b4644
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  6. Sico

    1. ★ 6207-83 Black Ice
      #494741
      ΔE = 0.726 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 6183-83 Raven's Feather
      #504842
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  7. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7402-83 Black Ice
      #494741
      ΔE = 0.726 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 7400-83 Gray Eminence
      #4e4c43
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  8. Flügger

    1. ★ Oxyderet Grå (H 08)
      #4b4641
      ΔE = 0.891 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Graphite
      #474641
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. ★ Earth
      #45463f
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Urbane Bronze
      #4d4842
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Deep Onyx / 00NN 07/000
      #474642
      ΔE = 1.161 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. ★ The Dark Side / 30YY 05/044
      #49433c
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ 790F-7 Dark Cavern
      #4d4844
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Market Tavern PEC-20
      #43443e
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Panther / CL 3227N
      #4d4742
      ΔE = 1.310 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. ★ Microbe / CLV 1133N
      #494942
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0543
      #4c4845
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. Moss Glen
      #4e4c45
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ November Storms / 0543
      #4c4845
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ Macon Spruce / H098
      #454742
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Marblehead Gray
      #4c4a44
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Lancaster Gray
      #4e4d47
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8301 - Opening Night
      #484744
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 8309 - Midnight In The Tropics
      #444744
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  18. Levis

    1. ★ Potloodgrijs
      #4e4a45
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ Lush Taupe
      #474340
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Deepest Earth Green / 30YY 07/041
      #4f4a45
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. ★ Phantom Mist / PPG1002-7
      #4b4441
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Carbon Copy / 8293
      #4e4b46
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  21. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Charcoal Chintz / I23
      #4f4843
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. ★ Isherwood / O20
      #48433c
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  22. Brillux

    1. ★ 93.03.33
      #48433d
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  23. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS823
      #4b463e
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. CAS807
      #4d453e
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  24. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / 8019
      #474644
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Orange Terra / S 8005-Y50R
      #4f4a41
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Black Fox - 7020
      #4f4842
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Sealskin - 7675
      #48423c
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Rivet-ing
      #4f4842
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. ★ Urbanite
      #4c4947
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  27. AMC

    1. ★ Twilight Gray
      #454441
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  28. Beckers

    1. ★ Mocka 539 / S 7502-Y
      #44443f
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
  29. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sagebrush
      #484840
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. Dark Fernieaf
      #4f4941
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  30. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI141
      #4f4a47
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  31. Sikkens

    1. ★ E4.05.20
      #47423e
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 5.6%
    2. E0.05.25
      #504742
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  32. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Brattle Spruce H98
      #454743
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. Moss Glen H100
      #4e4c45
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  33. Tollens

    1. ★ T2128-3
      #4f4845
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. ★ T2136-4
      #4f4a42
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Phantom Mist / PPG1002-7
      #4b4441
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Onyx / PPG1011-7
      #464544
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  35. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Phantom Mist / 530-7
      #4b4441
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  36. Tikkurila

    1. 0296 / Old copper
      #504842
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. 548X
      #4f4640
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Night Horizon / 2134-10
      #4c443e
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Midsummer Night / 2134-20
      #514b46
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  38. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7500-N
      #464341
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. S 7000-N
      #504b49
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  39. Vista Paint

    1. Dark Moon
      #4a4b44
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Opening Night
      #42423e
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. Dark Moon / 8325
      #4a4b44
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Opening Night / 8301
      #42423e
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  41. Berger

    1. Dark Moon / 8325
      #4a4b44
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Opening Night / 8301
      #42423e
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  42. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 12 B 29 - Midnight green / Juniper
      #484941
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. BS 4800 08 B 29 - Bitter chocolate / Vandyke
      #524944
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  43. Nippon Paint

    1. Painted Faces / NP N 1925 A
      #4e4643
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  44. Earthpaint

    1. 5-20-7 Granite Stone
      #4c4c45
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  45. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Chowning's Tavern Brown CW121
      #4c4543
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. Graphite 18-18
      #434641
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  46. Little Greene

    1. Shift
      #4b4b49
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  47. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11013
      #434441
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 5.7%
    2. CF11015
      #474847
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  48. Jotun

    1. 9938 / Dempet Sort
      #494948
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. 8266 / Yin
      #4e4c4a
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  49. Olympic

    1. Bewitched D64-6
      #454842
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Phantom Mist D31-6
      #4a4341
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
  50. ICI Paints

    1. Manor House 50YR 08/038
      #4b4340
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Forest Black 30YY 10/038
      #524d47
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  51. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Skavenblight Dinge
      #47413b
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
  52. Valspar Paint

    1. Ides of March W13B
      #44413e
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 5.4%
    2. Dark Kettle Black
      #474747
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  53. Kansai Paint

    1. Brown
      #4e453e
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  54. Mylands of London

    1. Fern Green
      #514c49
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  55. California Paints

    1. DE 6392 - The Met
      #524a46
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. DE 6385 - Black Bean
      #4e4b4a
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  56. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mink / 194
      #524a46
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Black Bean / 169
      #4e4b4a
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  57. Volkswagen

    1. Toffee Gray
      #474747
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 6.3%

#4a4742 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4a4742 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #4a4742">…</p>

#4a4742 background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #4a4742">…</p>

#4a4742 shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4a4742">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4867906
Binary
01001010, 01000111, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#4a4742
LRV
≈ 6.4%
Closest short hex
#444 ΔE = 3.747
RGB
rgb(74, 71, 66)
RGBA
rgba(74, 71, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.351, g: 0.336, b: 0.313
RYB
red: 0.278%, yellow: 0.290%, blue: 0.259%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11909310 / 0xff4a4742
HSL
hsl(37, 6%, 27%)
HSLA
hsla(37, 6%, 27%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 38° (37.500), saturation: 11% (0.108), value: 29% (0.290)
HSP
hue: 37.500, saturation: 10.811%, perceived brightness: 27.986%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 63.993, S: 12.445, L: 30.293
Cubehelix
H: 35.071, S: 0.058, L: 0.280
TSL
T: 2.435, S: 0.024, L: 0.280
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 4% (0.041), yellow: 11% (0.108), key: 71% (0.710)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.710), magenta: 72% (0.722), yellow: 74% (0.741)
XYZ
X: 6.061, Y: 6.356, Z: 6.061
xyY
x: 0.328, y: 0.344, Y: 6.356
CIELab
L: 30.293, a: 0.216, b: 3.452
CIELuv
L: 30.293, u: 1.926, v: 3.947
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 30.293, C: 3.459, H: 86.425
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 30.293, C: 4.392, H: 63.993
Hunter-Lab
L: 25.211, a: -1.208, b: 3.394
CIECAM02
J: 22.084, C: 3.389, h: 82.541, Q: 92.587, M: 2.964, s: 17.892, H: 87.981
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.052, jaune: 0.472, green: 0.029
LMS
L: 6.187, M: 6.562, S: 6.065
YCbCr
Y: 77.270, Cb: 125.361, Cr: 129.672
YCgCo
Y: 70.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 20.500
YDbDr
Y: 71.327, Db: -8.015, Dr: -5.084
YPbPr
Y: 71.279, Pb: -2.845, Pr: 1.730
xvYCC
Y: 77.216, Cb: 125.501, Cr: 129.520
YIQ
Y: 71.327, I: 3.393, Q: -0.921
YUV
Y: 71.327, U: -2.621, V: 2.345
Munsell Color System
10YR 3/1 ΔE = 2.544
Brand Color
WordPress (grey) ΔE = 3.505

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