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GM / General Motors Technical Gray / #5a5a5a Hex Color Code

#5a5a5a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5a5a5a is a medium dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #5a5a5a is composed of 35.29% red, 35.29% green and 35.29% blue. In the HSL color space #5a5a5a has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0.0 nm. This color is used in the Chuck Close: Fanny/Fingerpainting picture, Subaru logo and British Antarctic Territory flag.

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4a4a4a
  2. #4f4f4f
  3. #555555 / #555
  4. #5a5a5a
  5. #5f5f5f
  6. #656565
  7. #6a6a6a

Tints and Shades

#5a5a5a to white

  1. #5a5a5a
  2. #737373
  3. #8d8e8d
  4. #a9a9a9
  5. #c5c5c5
  6. #e1e2e1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5a5a5a to black

  1. #5a5a5a
  2. #4b4b4b
  3. #3c3c3c
  4. #2e2e2e
  5. #212121
  6. #141414
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 425
    #595959
    ΔE = 0.418 / LRV ≈ 10.0%

  2. Chrysler

    ★ Cottonwood Gray
    #595959
    ΔE = 0.418 / LRV ≈ 10.0%

  3. Coo-Var

    ★ Grey
    #5a5a5b
    ΔE = 0.614 / LRV ≈ 10.2%

  4. 1829

    ★ Grate Black
    #5b5b5a
    ΔE = 0.724 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

  5. British Standard

    ★ BS 4800 00 A 13 - Storm grey / Greyfriar
    #5c5c5c
    ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

  6. GM / General Motors

    ★ Taupe
    #5c5c5c
    ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

  7. CHROMATIC

    ★ 1099 Gris Helsinki - JonOne-CH1
    #585858
    ΔE = 0.836 / LRV ≈ 9.8%

  8. Sherwin-Williams

    ★ Peppercorn - 7674
    #585858
    ΔE = 0.836 / LRV ≈ 9.8%

  9. Benjamin Moore

    ★ Gray / 2121-10
    #585858
    ΔE = 0.836 / LRV ≈ 9.8%

  10. Jazeera Paints

    ★ Lotus Shadow GR-0940
    #595b5b
    ΔE = 0.873 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

  11. Behr

    ★ Shadow Mountain PPU24-22
    #585859
    ΔE = 1.014 / LRV ≈ 9.8%

  12. California Paints

    ★ DE 6384 - Iron Fixture
    #5d5b5b
    ΔE = 1.034 / LRV ≈ 10.6%

  13. Dunn-Edwards

    ★ Iron Fixture / 266
    #5d5b5b
    ΔE = 1.034 / LRV ≈ 10.6%

  14. Dulux Australia

    ★ Raku / SN4H7 / GR11
    #5a5858
    ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 9.9%

  15. RAL

    ★ 000 40 00 / Dark Grey
    #5d5c5b
    ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

  16. Devoe Paint

    ★ Noble Grey / 30BB 10/019
    #575857
    ΔE = 1.216 / LRV ≈ 9.7%

  17. Porter Paints

    ★ Knight's Armor / 518-6
    #5c5d5d
    ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  18. Glidden

    ★ Knight's Armor / PPG1001-6
    #5c5d5d
    ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  19. Toyo Ink

    ★ CF11003
    #5c5d5d
    ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    ★ Knight's Armor / PPG1001-6
    #5c5d5d
    ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

Color Directory

#5a5a5a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5a5a5a foreground

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="color: #5a5a5a">…</p>

#5a5a5a background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #5a5a5a">…</p>

#5a5a5a shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5a5a5a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5921370
Binary
01011010, 01011010, 01011010
Hexadecimal
#5a5a5a
LRV
≈ 10.2%
Closest short hex
#555 ΔE = 2.096
RGB
rgb(90, 90, 90)
RGBA
rgba(90, 90, 90, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 35.294%, yellow: 35.294%, blue: 35.294%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10855846 / 0xff5a5a5a
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.0), saturation: 0% (0.0), value: 35% (0.353)
HSP
hue: 0.0, saturation: 0.0%, perceived brightness: 35.294%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.0, L: 38.242
Cubehelix
H: -120.0, S: 0.0, L: 0.353
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.0, L: 0.353
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.0), magenta: 0% (0.0), yellow: 0% (0.0), key: 65% (0.647)
CMY
cyan: 65% (0.647), magenta: 65% (0.647), yellow: 65% (0.647)
XYZ
X: 9.718, Y: 10.224, Z: 11.132
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 10.224
CIELab
L: 38.242, a: -0.0, b: 0.0
CIELuv
L: 38.242, u: -0.0, v: 0.0
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.242, C: 0.0, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.242, C: 0.0, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.975, a: -1.708, b: 1.741
CIECAM02
J: 28.65, C: 1.188, h: -149.072, Q: 105.457, M: 1.039, s: 9.924, H: 267.801
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 28.65, chroma: 1.165, hue: 209.524
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 28.65, colorfulness: 1.019, hue: 209.524
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 28.65, saturation: 9.827, hue: 209.524
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 105.463, chroma: 1.165, hue: 209.524
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 105.463, colorfulness: 1.019, hue: 209.524
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 105.463, saturation: 9.827, hue: 209.524
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 40.569, colorfulness: 1.007, hue: 209.524
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 40.569, a: -0.876, b: -0.496
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.098, green: 0.169
LMS
L: 9.706, M: 10.586, S: 11.116
YCbCr
Y: 93.31, Cb: 128.0, Cr: 128.0
YCoCg
Y: 90.0, Cg: 0.0, Co: 22.5
YDbDr
Y: 90.0, Db: 0.0, Dr: 0.0
YPbPr
Y: 90.0, Pb: 0.0, Pr: 0.0
xvYCC
Y: 93.294, Cb: 128.0, Cr: 128.0
YIQ
Y: 90.0, I: 0.0, Q: -0.0
YUV
Y: 90.0, U: 0.001, V: 0.0
Okhsl
h: 89.876, s: 0.0, l: 0.384
Okhsv
h: 89.876, s: 0.0, v: 0.384
Okhwb
h: 89.876, w: 0.384, b: 0.616
Oklab
l: 0.468, a: 0.0, b: 0.0
Oklch
l: 0.468, c: 0.0, h: 89.876
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00393, Az: -0.00001, Bz: -0.0
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00393, Cz: 0.00001, Hz: -148.39884
Munsell Color System
10B 5/1 ΔE = 3.458
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 8.29

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