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#4a4a4a Hex Color Code

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#4a4a4a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4a4a4a is a medium dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #4a4a4a is comprised of 29.02% red, 29.02% green and 29.02% blue. In the HSL color space #4a4a4a has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3d3d3d
  2. #424242
  3. #464646
  4. #4a4a4a
  5. #4e4e4e
  6. #535353
  7. #575757

Tints and Shades

#4a4a4a to white

  1. #4a4a4a
  2. #656565
  3. #828282
  4. #a0a0a0
  5. #bebebe
  6. #dedede
  7. #ffffff

#4a4a4a to black

  1. #4a4a4a
  2. #3e3e3e
  3. #323232
  4. #272727
  5. #1c1c1c
  6. #111111
  7. #000000

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  1. Behr

    1. ★ Ultra Pure Black C40-18
      #494949
      ΔE = 0.432 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. ★ 770F-6 Evening Hush
      #484b4b
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Grebe Gray
      #494949
      ΔE = 0.432 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #4d4e4f
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Siames
      #4b4a4a
      ΔE = 0.447 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ Grafit
      #494d4e
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Wrought Iron Black / 569
      #4a4b4b
      ΔE = 0.551 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. ★ In the Dark / KM3784-5
      #48494c
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 176-16 U
      #4b4b4a
      ΔE = 0.749 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. ★ P 174-16 U
      #4e4c4e
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  6. Jotun

    1. ★ 9938 / Dempet Sort
      #494948
      ΔE = 0.786 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ 8266 / Yin
      #4e4c4a
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Åska 517 / S 7000-N
      #4c4c4c
      ΔE = 0.861 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Aska 518 / 6901-B85G
      #4e504f
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  8. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 85305, MS-5
      #4c4c4c
      ΔE = 0.861 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.26
      #4c4b4a
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. ★ ON.01.26
      #4c4d4e
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Alto Gray
      #4a4848
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
    2. ★ Chateau Gray
      #454545
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11015
      #474847
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
    2. ★ CF11007
      #464b4a
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  12. KILZ

    1. ★ Toasted Poppyseed / G891
      #4a4c4b
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. ★ Licorice Rope / G901
      #454749
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Black Swan / NP N 2044 A
      #4d4d4d
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  14. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Toffee Gray
      #474747
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dark Kettle Black
      #474747
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. ★ New Black
      #4a484b
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  16. Little Greene

    1. ★ Shift
      #4b4b49
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  17. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ German Grey (995)
      #4d4a4a
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  18. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Charadon Granite
      #4d4a4a
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  19. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Pure Black (9103)
      #4d4a4a
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  20. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Heavy Charcoal (155)
      #4d4a4a
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  21. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Brown A80
      #4d4a4a
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Mascara
      #4d4f52
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  22. Teknos

    1. ★ PR550
      #4e4c4c
      ΔE = 1.362 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. GBI141
      #4f4a47
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  23. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0529
      #464747
      ΔE = 1.458 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. ★ 0536
      #4f4e4c
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  24. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.869 #162
      #484b4a
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  25. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6385 - Black Bean
      #4e4b4a
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. ★ DE 6357 - Black Tie
      #464647
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
  26. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Shepherds Bush Brown
      #464646
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Night Sky
      #46474b
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  27. Resene

    1. ★ Thunder N45-002-116
      #4d4d4b
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Deep Space M51-009-077
      #4c4945
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Graphite / 1603
      #454748
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
    2. ★ Nightfall / 1596
      #4c4f4f
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Black Tie / 140
      #464647
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. ★ Black Lead / 145
      #474c4d
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Noble Grey 30BB 10/019
      #4c4d4f
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Light's Out 50BG 08/021
      #424647
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  31. Borgward

    1. ★ Silbergrau / 76
      #484b49
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  32. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Urbanite
      #4c4947
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  33. General Paint

    1. ★ Witching Hour / CL 3187N
      #4f4e4f
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Oil / CL 3137N
      #494c4f
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  34. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Penny Black
      #454749
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  35. AMC

    1. ★ Medium Gloss Black
      #464648
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  36. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Aluminum / VM160
      #4d4e50
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  37. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / 8019
      #474644
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 6.1%
    2. Mineral Grey / S 8000-N
      #4c4f4c
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Subway / 0536
      #4f4e4c
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Octavius / 0522
      #47474b
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Evening Empress / 8229
      #504c4b
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Moonless Sky / 8333
      #4a4f4e
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  40. Glidden

    1. ★ Onyx / PPG1011-7
      #464544
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Grey Metal / 00NN 10/000
      #515051
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  41. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Onyx / PPG1011-7
      #464544
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
    2. Authentic Charleston Green Chs-71
      #4b4e50
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  42. Duron

    1. ★ Rock Bottom
      #444847
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  43. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Black Chiffon / N-C15
      #4d4f50
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  44. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.57
      #47474a
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 99.00.54
      #4d4d50
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  45. Taubmans

    1. ★ Abyss / T12 46.H12
      #454544
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Onyx Ring / T12 9.H3
      #464542
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  46. Bristol

    1. ★ Abyss / P223-N7
      #454544
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 5.9%
    2. Jackal / P199-N7
      #4b4945
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  47. Coronado Paint

    1. 8301 - Opening Night
      #484744
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. 8309 - Midnight In The Tropics
      #444744
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  48. Audi

    1. Grau Pearl / 9966, LZ7N
      #44484a
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  49. Devoe Paint

    1. Light's Out / 50BG 08/021
      #4d4f4d
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  50. Sico

    1. 6208-73 Ancient Lava
      #4b4f4f
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 6182-73 Pepper Corn
      #514c4a
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  51. Crown Diamond

    1. 7403-73 Ancient Lava
      #4b4f4f
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 7409-83 Band
      #464443
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  52. RAL

    1. RAL 7031 / Blue grey
      #474b4e
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  53. CIL

    1. Light's Out
      #4b4f50
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  54. Caparol

    1. 45 3 102 / Mai 5
      #505050
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  55. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 37030
      #454445
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  56. Ford

    1. Medium Gray
      #48494d
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Midnight Gray
      #444444
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 5.8%
  57. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Rock Bottom - 7062
      #484c49
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  58. Flügger

    1. Karbongrå (U-736)
      #514e4c
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  59. Scib Paints

    1. New Uniform / 8261
      #49484c
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  60. Vista Paint

    1. New Uniform
      #49484c
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  61. Berger

    1. New Uniform / 8261
      #49484c
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  62. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7000-N
      #504b49
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. S 7005-B20G
      #424647
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  63. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N65 Graphite Grey
      #44474a
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 6.2%
  64. Dulux

    1. Charcoal Drift
      #4d4f52
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  65. 1829

    1. Jet Black
      #444548
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 6.0%
  66. Steel Primer Paste (Dtm)

    1. Ral Telegrau 1 Mat / 7045
      #44494c
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
  67. Dulux Australia

    1. Pompeii Ash / I24
      #505151
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  68. Olympic

    1. Black Elegance D43-6
      #4f494b
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 6.9%

Color Directory

#4a4a4a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4a4a4a foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #4a4a4a">…</p>

#4a4a4a background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #4a4a4a">…</p>

#4a4a4a shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
4868682
Binary
01001010, 01001010, 01001010
Hexadecimal
#4a4a4a
LRV
≈ 6.8%
Closest short hex
#444 ΔE = 2.606
RGB
rgb(74, 74, 74)
RGBA
rgba(74, 74, 74, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.290%, yellow: 0.290%, blue: 0.290%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11908534 / 0xff4a4a4a
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 29% (0.290)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 29.020%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 31.458
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.290
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.000, L: 0.290
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 71% (0.710)
CMY
cyan: 71% (0.710), magenta: 71% (0.710), yellow: 71% (0.710)
XYZ
X: 6.509, Y: 6.848, Z: 7.456
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 6.848
CIELab
L: 31.458, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 31.458, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 31.458, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 31.458, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 26.168, a: -1.398, b: 1.424
CIECAM02
J: 22.957, C: 1.061, h: 210.928, Q: 94.398, M: 0.928, s: 9.914, H: 267.801
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.086, green: 0.148
LMS
L: 6.500, M: 7.090, S: 7.445
YCbCr
Y: 79.566, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 74.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 18.500
YDbDr
Y: 74.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 74.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 79.553, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 74.000, I: 0.000, Q: 0.000
YUV
Y: 74.000, U: 0.001, V: -0.000
Munsell Color System
10G 3/1 ΔE = 3.751
Brand Color
WordPress (grey) ΔE = 1.733

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