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#5b4a2e Hex Color Code

#5b4a2e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b4a2e is a medium dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #5b4a2e is comprised of 35.69% red, 29.02% green and 18.04% blue. In the HSL color space #5b4a2e has a hue of 37° (degrees), 33% saturation and 27% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#5b4a2e linear gradient to complementary #2a465f

  1. #5b4a2e
  2. #564937
  3. #50493f
  4. #494847
  5. #41474f
  6. #374757
  7. #2a465f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4d3d22
  2. #524126
  3. #56462a
  4. #5b4a2e
  5. #604e32
  6. #645336
  7. #69573b

Tints and Shades

#5b4a2e to white

  1. #5b4a2e
  2. #75654d
  3. #90826e
  4. #aba090
  5. #c7beb4
  6. #e3ded9
  7. #ffffff

#5b4a2e to black

  1. #5b4a2e
  2. #4c3e27
  3. #3d3221
  4. #2f271b
  5. #221c14
  6. #15110c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7553 CP
      #5a4a2e
      ΔE = 0.384 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ 462 C
      #5c462b
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 17/20
      #58482c
      ΔE = 1.017 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. ★ 44 13 78 / Umbra Natuerlich 10
      #584c30
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Oak Alley 30YY 09/175
      #5c4b33
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Turkish Brown 20YY 09/175
      #5d4c36
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ Ecorce | EE140
      #604b2d
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. T2162-6
      #634b31
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Opal Brown
      #614c2f
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gold
      #5b4628
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
    2. Viscay Brown
      #56452e
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  7. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Olive Stone
      #5b4933
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. Olive Green
      #564a33
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 6030-G90Y
      #5a4825
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. S 6020-G90Y
      #605033
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  10. Brillux

    1. 03.09.27
      #554a2c
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. 09.09.24
      #5e4e38
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  11. Duron

    1. Van Dyke Brown
      #584630
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Status Bronze
      #5d4b37
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  12. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 7020-Y10R
      #604f37
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 7020-Y
      #5a4f34
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  13. Glidden

    1. Leather Brown
      #624a2e
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  14. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 08 C 40 - Brown
      #604a33
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  15. Dulux

    1. Delhi Bazaar 1
      #634f35
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  16. Sikkens

    1. F6.20.30
      #5e5038
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  17. Plascon

    1. Dung Beetle Y1-E1-2
      #605038
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  18. Resene

    1. Punga Y41-034-083
      #534931
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 6.8%

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#5b4a2e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b4a2e foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #5b4a2e">…</p>

#5b4a2e background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #5b4a2e">…</p>

#5b4a2e shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b4a2e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5982766
Binary
01011011, 01001010, 00101110
Hexadecimal
#5b4a2e
LRV
≈ 7.3%
Closest short hex
#542 ΔE = 3.273
RGB
rgb(91, 74, 46)
RGBA
rgba(91, 74, 46, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.431, g: 0.351, b: 0.218
RYB
red: 0.288%, yellow: 0.357%, blue: 0.180%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10794450 / 0xff5b4a2e
HSL
hsl(37, 33%, 27%)
HSLA
hsla(37, 33%, 27%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 37° (37.333), saturation: 49% (0.495), value: 36% (0.357)
HSP
hue: 37.333, saturation: 49.451%, perceived brightness: 30.203%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 58.077, S: 58.935, L: 32.523
Cubehelix
H: 34.880, S: 0.315, L: 0.298
TSL
T: 2.442, S: 0.133, L: 0.298
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 19% (0.187), yellow: 49% (0.495), key: 64% (0.643)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 71% (0.710), yellow: 82% (0.820)
XYZ
X: 7.257, Y: 7.319, Z: 3.615
xyY
x: 0.399, y: 0.402, Y: 7.319
CIELab
L: 32.523, a: 2.962, b: 19.381
CIELuv
L: 32.523, u: 12.312, v: 19.763
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.523, C: 19.606, H: 81.311
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.523, C: 23.285, H: 58.077
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.054, a: 0.533, b: 11.016
CIECAM02
J: 24.124, C: 18.046, h: 76.634, Q: 96.768, M: 15.781, s: 40.383, H: 78.716
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.929, jaune: 2.860, green: -0.513
LMS
L: 7.875, M: 7.341, S: 3.676
YCbCr
Y: 81.191, Cb: 113.192, Cr: 137.451
YCgCo
Y: 71.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: 34.000
YDbDr
Y: 75.891, Db: -44.974, Dr: -28.737
YPbPr
Y: 75.605, Pb: -15.955, Pr: 9.788
xvYCC
Y: 80.931, Cb: 113.985, Cr: 136.598
YIQ
Y: 75.891, I: 19.123, Q: -5.117
YUV
Y: 75.891, U: -14.708, V: 13.255
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 3/4 ΔE = 3.520
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 16.993

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