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British Standard BS381 223 - Middle bronze green / #4e5042 Hex Color Code

#4e5042 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #4e5042 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #4e5042 is comprised of 30.59% red, 31.37% green and 25.88% blue. In the HSL color space #4e5042 has a hue of 69° (degrees), 10% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 568.31 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #404235
  2. #454739
  3. #494b3e
  4. #4e5042
  5. #535546
  6. #57594b
  7. #5c5e50

Tints and Shades

#4e5042 to white

  1. #4e5042
  2. #696b5e
  3. #85867c
  4. #a2a39b
  5. #c0c1bb
  6. #dfe0dd
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#4e5042 to black

  1. #4e5042
  2. #414338
  3. #35362d
  4. #292a24
  5. #1e1e1a
  6. #121310
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.06.27
      #4f5042
      ΔE = 0.410 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. ★ 84.06.30
      #4b5146
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  2. Sico

    1. ★ 6205-83 Cranbrook Stone
      #4e5144
      ΔE = 0.724 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ 6201-83 Quiet Pool
      #4a5045
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Shade-Grown
      #4c5041
      ΔE = 0.907 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Modular Green M43-024-102
      #4c4e3f
      ΔE = 1.000 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Cliffhanger G44-009-132
      #4a4f46
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10999
      #4f5245
      ΔE = 1.012 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ H2.12.25
      #504f41
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. G9.20.19
      #4c4b3c
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Clover Patch / 0431
      #505345
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Ruggero Grey / 0452
      #504d41
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Esplanade / NP BGG 1757 A
      #4b4d3f
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. Black Smoke / NP N 2037 A
      #534f44
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Mt. Olive
      #515041
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ Dark Forest
      #4e5147
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  10. Borgward

    1. ★ Lichtgrau / 93L
      #4f4e40
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 178-16 C
      #4b4f43
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 2335 CP
      #555142
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / FS137
      #4a4e41
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Natural Green / S 8005-G80Y
      #494c42
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  13. AMC

    1. ★ Olive Drab
      #515347
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Angelus Gray
      #4b4c3f
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Alameda Green
      #485143
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  15. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 298 - Olive drab
      #525041
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. BS 2660 BS 4-051 - Montella
      #524e43
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ DP-304 Forest
      #4a4c3d
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. ★ Deep Moss RAH-83
      #525545
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fatigue Green / 2140-10
      #4c4c40
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Artichoke / 2141-10
      #545241
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  18. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ G66 Environment Green
      #494c3f
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forestwood - 7730
      #4d5346
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. ★ Shade-Grown - 6188
      #4e5147
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  20. Levis

    1. ★ Lush Tundra
      #4e4d42
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  21. Taubmans

    1. ★ Charcoal Smoke / T10 57L-2
      #4e5446
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Nightwood / T12 55.H12
      #545548
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  22. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Mullet
      #4b4f45
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  23. Beckers

    1. ★ Citronmeliss 835 / S 7005-G80Y
      #525548
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7394-83 Quiet Pool
      #4a5045
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 7400-83 Gray Eminence
      #4e4c43
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  25. Olympic

    1. ★ Castle Stone D67-6
      #535545
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Charcoal Smoke D65-6
      #484d43
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  26. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-19-7 Wilderness Green
      #535545
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. 5-21-7 Green Gables
      #545748
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Bunker Hill 50GY 10/068
      #4c5247
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Hawthorne Green 30GY 11/076
      #52564a
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  28. Colortrend

    1. 0452
      #504d41
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Baize
      #4b5445
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  29. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 14064
      #4c4b3c
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Federal Standard 24052
      #494a3f
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. Shady Lane X142R276A
      #4f5547
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  31. General Paint

    1. Fuji / CLC 1212N
      #515549
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. Shadey / CL 2987N
      #515148
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  32. Dulux

    1. 90YY 07/093
      #4d4b3e
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Tarragon Glory / 90YY 07/093
      #4d4b3c
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Spanish Moss / 70YY 06/088
      #4f4b3e
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  34. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-15-7 Obelisk
      #4f4c40
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. 5-20-7 Granite Stone
      #4e534a
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. 8389 - Irish Moss
      #545648
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 8365 - Opera Evening
      #4b5047
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  36. Chrysler

    1. Santa Rosa Gray
      #4a4c3a
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Lockhaven Gray
      #484a3b
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  37. Mylands of London

    1. Shepherds Bush Green
      #4a4d44
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  38. CIL

    1. Spanish Moss
      #4d4b40
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. Dark Drab / G69
      #535645
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  40. Vista Paint

    1. Irish Moss
      #505646
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Opera Evening
      #495146
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  41. Berger

    1. Iris Moss / 8389
      #505646
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Oper Evening / 8365
      #495146
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  42. Scib Paints

    1. Iris Moss / 8389
      #505646
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Oper Evening / 8365
      #495146
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  43. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Charcoal Smoke / PPG1033-7
      #474f43
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  44. Glidden

    1. Charcoal Smoke / PPG1033-7
      #474f43
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  45. Plascon

    1. Petrified Forest Y5-E1-2
      #50503c
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  46. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Sierra Night 18-17
      #4c513d
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Ruskin Bronze / HL 4221-5
      #55554a
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  48. Caparol

    1. 27/20
      #4c5448
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  49. Opulence

    1. Addicted to Olive
      #4f554a
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  50. Rodda Paint

    1. Baize H95
      #4b5445
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  51. Tollens

    1. Terre gelée | EE195
      #555349
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 8.6%

#4e5042 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#4e5042 foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #4e5042">…</p>

#4e5042 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #4e5042">…</p>

#4e5042 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #4e5042">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5132354
Binary
01001110, 01010000, 01000010
Hexadecimal
#4e5042
LRV
≈ 7.8%
Closest short hex
#554 ΔE = 2.663
RGB
rgb(78, 80, 66)
RGBA
rgba(78, 80, 66, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.348, g: 0.357, b: 0.295
RYB
red: 25.882%, yellow: 31.373%, blue: 26.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11644862 / 0xff4e5042
HSL
hsl(69, 10%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(69, 10%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 69° (68.571), saturation: 18% (0.175), value: 31% (0.314)
HSP
hue: 68.571, saturation: 17.500%, perceived brightness: 30.559%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 92.433, S: 26.314, L: 33.458
Cubehelix
H: -295.979, S: 0.111, L: 0.305
TSL
T: 1.127, S: 0.038, L: 0.305
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.025), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 18% (0.175), key: 69% (0.686)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.694), magenta: 69% (0.686), yellow: 74% (0.741)
XYZ
X: 6.994, Y: 7.750, Z: 6.281
xyY
x: 0.333, y: 0.369, Y: 7.750
CIELab
L: 33.458, a: -3.658, b: 7.995
CIELuv
L: 33.458, u: -0.417, v: 9.816
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 33.458, C: 8.792, H: 114.583
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 33.458, C: 9.825, H: 92.433
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.840, a: -3.877, b: 6.112
CIECAM02
J: 24.555, C: 8.593, h: 112.287, Q: 97.630, M: 7.514, s: 27.743, H: 137.992
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.007, jaune: 1.220, green: 0.573
LMS
L: 7.435, M: 8.274, S: 6.303
YCbCr
Y: 82.834, Cb: 122.150, Cr: 128.116
YCgCo
Y: 76.000, Cg: 4.000, Co: 22.500
YDbDr
Y: 77.806, Db: -17.762, Dr: -0.372
YPbPr
Y: 78.566, Pb: -6.770, Pr: -0.356
xvYCC
Y: 83.474, Cb: 122.053, Cr: 127.687
YIQ
Y: 77.806, I: 3.306, Q: -4.779
YUV
Y: 77.806, U: -5.809, V: 0.170
Munsell Color System
5GY 3/2 ΔE = 3.381
Brand Color
Code School ΔE = 7.264

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