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#505050 Hex Color Code

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#505050 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #505050 is a medium dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #505050 is composed of 31.37% red, 31.37% green and 31.37% blue. In the HSL color space #505050 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm. This color is used in the Jan Gelb: Approaching Taurus B picture, Subaru logo, Gordon Food Service logo, Santa Fe Province flag and University of York seal.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #424242
  2. #474747
  3. #4b4b4b
  4. #505050
  5. #555555 / #555
  6. #595959
  7. #5e5e5e

Tints and Shades

#505050 to white

  1. #505050
  2. #6b6b6a
  3. #868686
  4. #a3a3a3
  5. #c1c1c1
  6. #e0e0df
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#505050 to black

  1. #505050
  2. #434343
  3. #363636
  4. #2a2a2a
  5. #1e1e1e
  6. #131312
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    ★ Dark Beige
    #515151
    ΔE = 0.425 / LRV ≈ 8.2%

  2. Suvinil

    ★ Carvão Mineral
    #515151
    ΔE = 0.425 / LRV ≈ 8.2%

  3. Dulux

    ★ 26BB 10/008
    #4f5050
    ΔE = 0.439 / LRV ≈ 8.0%

  4. Dulux Australia

    ★ Pompeii Ash / I24
    #505151
    ΔE = 0.544 / LRV ≈ 8.2%

  5. Glidden

    ★ Grey Metal / 00NN 10/000
    #515051
    ΔE = 0.773 / LRV ≈ 8.1%

  6. Behr

    ★ Space Black N460-7
    #505150
    ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 8.2%

  7. Chrysler

    ★ Auto Gray Deep
    #4e4e4e
    ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 7.6%

  8. California Paints

    ★ DE 6364 - Cavernous
    #515252
    ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 8.4%

  9. Dunn-Edwards

    ★ Cavernous / 188
    #515252
    ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 8.4%

  10. General Paint

    ★ Ringspun / CLV 1160N
    #515252
    ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 8.4%

  11. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 19-3912 TPG / Volcanic Ash / P 176-15 U
    #4f5151
    ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 8.1%

  12. Jazeera Paints

    ★ Total gray OR-0680
    #525051
    ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 8.1%

  13. Beckers

    ★ Aska 518 / 6901-B85G
    #4e504f
    ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 7.9%

  14. Chokwang Paint

    ★ CKA026 / CKB0026
    #535251
    ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 8.5%

  15. Clark+Kensington

    ★ Black Chiffon / N-C15
    #4d4f50
    ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 7.7%

  16. Nippon Paint

    ★ Black Swan / NP N 2044 A
    #4d4d4d
    ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 7.4%

  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    ★ S 7500-N
    #51504e
    ΔE = 1.321 / LRV ≈ 8.0%

  18. ISOMAT

    ★ IST 030-06
    #535352
    ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 8.6%

  19. Bristol

    ★ Mid Summer Night / P231-N7
    #4f5252
    ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 8.3%

  20. Taubmans

    ★ Mid Summer Night / T12 47.G12
    #4f5252
    ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 8.3%

Color Directory

#505050 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#505050 foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #505050">…</p>

#505050 background

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="background-color: #505050">…</p>

#505050 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #505050">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5263440
Binary
01010000, 01010000, 01010000
Hexadecimal
#505050
LRV
≈ 8.0%
Closest short hex
#555 ΔE = 2.117
RGB
rgb(80, 80, 80)
RGBA
rgba(80, 80, 80, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 31.373%, yellow: 31.373%, blue: 31.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11513776 / 0xff505050
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 31% (0.314)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 31.373%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 34.029
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.314
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.314
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 69% (0.686)
CMY
cyan: 69% (0.686), magenta: 69% (0.686), yellow: 69% (0.686)
XYZ
X: 7.625, Y: 8.022, Z: 8.735
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 8.022
CIELab
L: 34.029, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 34.029, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.029, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.029, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.323, a: -1.513, b: 1.542
CIECAM02
J: 25.056, C: 1.109, h: -149.072, Q: 98.621, M: 0.970, s: 9.918, H: 267.801
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 25.056, chroma: 1.088, hue: 209.524
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 25.056, colorfulness: 0.951, hue: 209.524
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 25.056, saturation: 9.822, hue: 209.524
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 98.627, chroma: 1.088, hue: 209.524
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 98.627, colorfulness: 0.951, hue: 209.524
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 98.627, saturation: 9.822, hue: 209.524
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 36.240, colorfulness: 0.941, hue: 209.524
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 36.240, a: -0.819, b: -0.464
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.091, green: 0.156
LMS
L: 7.615, M: 8.306, S: 8.722
YCbCr
Y: 84.720, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCoCg
Y: 80.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 20.000
YDbDr
Y: 80.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 80.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: 0.000
xvYCC
Y: 84.706, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 80.000, I: -0.000, Q: -0.000
YUV
Y: 80.000, U: 0.001, V: 0.000
Okhsl
h: 89.876, s: 0.000, l: 0.343
Okhsv
h: 89.876. s: 0.000, v: 0.343
Okhwb
h: 89.876, w: 0.343, b: 0.657
Oklab
l: 0.431, a: 0.000, b: 0.000
Oklch
l: 0.431, c: 0.000, h: 89.876
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00330, Az: -0.00001, Bz: -0.00000
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00330, Cz: 0.00001, Hz: -148.39861
Munsell Color System
10P 3/1 ΔE = 4.871
Brand Color
WordPress (grey) ΔE = 4.304

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