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#505050 Hex Color Code

#505050 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #505050 is a medium dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #505050 is comprised 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.

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Monochromatic Colors

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

Tints and Shades

#505050 to White

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

#505050 to Black

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

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Beige
      #515151
      ΔE = 0.425 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Smoke Gray
      #4e5352
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  2. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Pompeii Ash / I24
      #505151
      ΔE = 0.544 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Western Myall / GR23
      #545657
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6502-B
      #525252
      ΔE = 0.850 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. S 6502-G
      #535450
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Witching Hour / CL 3187N
      #4f4e4f
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. Oil / CL 3137N
      #494c4f
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Aska 518 / 6901-B85G
      #4e504f
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ Åska 517 / S 7000-N
      #4c4c4c
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  6. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Black Swan / NP N 2044 A
      #4d4d4d
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Bedrock Bottom / NP N 1981 A
      #4d4e52
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 78.01.27
      #4f5252
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ 99.00.54
      #4d4d50
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mid Summer Night / T12 47.G12
      #4f5252
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. ★ Casino / T12 8.G12
      #4b4b4a
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11000
      #525354
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. ★ CF11006
      #525454
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  10. AMC

    1. ★ Charcoal Gray
      #525354
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
    2. Gray Mist
      #555553
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  11. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nightfall / 1596
      #4c4f4f
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. ★ French Beret / 1610
      #4d5053
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.01.26
      #4c4d4e
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. ★ ON.00.26
      #4c4b4a
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0536
      #4f4e4c
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. ★ Piping
      #53504e
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Subway / 0536
      #4f4e4c
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Midnight Magic / 0508
      #525256
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  15. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Aluminum / VM160
      #4d4e50
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. Palais Royal / RLTH236
      #575756
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Light's Out / 50BG 08/021
      #4d4f4d
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 445
      #545454
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  18. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 85305, MS-5
      #4c4c4c
      ΔE = 1.710 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Defense / AC260-5
      #535453
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
    2. Shreveport / KM3840-5
      #4b4f4d
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  20. Teknos

    1. ★ PR550
      #4e4c4c
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  21. Ford

    1. ★ Gunmetal Gray
      #4d5152
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
    2. Gunpowder Gray
      #4a4a4a
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  22. Resene

    1. ★ Thunder N45-002-116
      #4d4d4b
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. Cathedral M41-002-169
      #4b4d4a
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  23. Jotun

    1. ★ 9920 / Askesort
      #545351
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
    2. ★ 8266 / Yin
      #4e4c4a
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  24. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Film Noir
      #545351
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Noble Grey 30BB 10/019
      #4c4d4f
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. ★ Equinox 50BG 10/019
      #4e5253
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  26. Behr

    1. ★ 8604 Thunder Grey
      #4f5254
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. 770F-6 Evening Hush
      #484b4b
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  27. Sico

    1. ★ 6208-73 Ancient Lava
      #4b4f4f
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. 6182-73 Pepper Corn
      #514c4a
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  28. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7403-73 Ancient Lava
      #4b4f4f
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Contessas Cape / 8285
      #4c4e4c
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Opening Night / 8301
      #545451
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  30. CIL

    1. ★ Light's Out
      #4b4f50
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Authentic Charleston Green Chs-71
      #4b4e50
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  32. Dulux

    1. ★ Charcoal Drift
      #4d4f52
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Night Jewels 2
      #555656
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  33. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1950
      #544f4f
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Model Master 2913
      #575151
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gun Powder 33-15
      #535556
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  35. Audi

    1. ★ Nimbusgrau Pearl / 8X, LZ7X
      #4e5353
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Daytona Gray Pearl / 6Y, 6Y6Y, 6YPA, 6YPW, 6YSW, LZ7S
      #515555
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  36. Tollens

    1. ★ T2134-5
      #4b504f
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. T2132-5
      #505256
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  37. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Chough
      #4f5355
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  38. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Black Bean / 169
      #4e4b4a
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. Cover of Night / 151
      #494e4f
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  39. California Paints

    1. DE 6385 - Black Bean
      #4e4b4a
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. DE 6329 - Cover of Night
      #494e4f
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  40. Alcro

    1. Grafit
      #494d4e
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Siames
      #4b4a4a
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  41. Sigma

    1. Mineral Grey / S 8000-N
      #4c4f4c
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  42. Chrysler

    1. Charcoal
      #4d4c4f
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. Dodge Gunmetal
      #4a4a4a
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  43. Little Greene

    1. Shift
      #4b4b49
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  44. Volkswagen

    1. Anthracite
      #50514d
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  45. Valspar Paint

    1. Lincoln Cottage Black
      #4c4a4b
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Forest Canopy
      #4a4e4b
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  46. Reaper Master

    1. Pure Black (9103)
      #4d4a4a
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  47. Vallejo Model Color

    1. German Grey (995)
      #4d4a4a
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  48. Old Citadel

    1. Charadon Granite
      #4d4a4a
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  49. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Heavy Charcoal (155)
      #4d4a4a
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  50. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36134
      #565654
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  51. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Perle Noir - 9154
      #4f4d51
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  52. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.869 #162
      #484b4a
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  53. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Eshin Grey
      #4a4f52
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  54. Coronado Paint

    1. 8261 - New Uniform
      #494a4c
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 6.8%

#505050 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#505050 foreground

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="color: #505050">…</p>

#505050 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #505050">…</p>

#505050 shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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: 0.314%, yellow: 0.314%, blue: 0.314%
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: 210.928, Q: 98.621, M: 0.970, s: 9.918, H: 267.801
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
YCgCo
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
Munsell Color System
10P 3/1 ΔE = 4.871
Brand Color
WordPress (grey) ΔE = 4.304

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