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#5b5940 Hex Color Code

#5b5940 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b5940 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #5b5940 is comprised of 35.69% red, 34.9% green and 25.1% blue. In the HSL color space #5b5940 has a hue of 56° (degrees), 17% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.68 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#5b5940 linear gradient to complementary #41465a

  1. #5b5940
  2. #575645
  3. #545349
  4. #504f4d
  5. #4b4c52
  6. #464956
  7. #41465a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b4a31
  2. #514f36
  3. #56543b
  4. #5b5940
  5. #605e45
  6. #66644a
  7. #6b694f

Tints and Shades

#5b5940 to white

  1. #5b5940
  2. #75725d
  3. #8f8d7b
  4. #aaa89a
  5. #c6c4bb
  6. #e2e1dc
  7. #ffffff

#5b5940 to black

  1. #5b5940
  2. #4c4a36
  3. #3d3c2c
  4. #2f2e23
  5. #21211a
  6. #151410
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-0523 TCX
      #5b5a41
      ΔE = 0.503 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 22/20
      #5c5840
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
    2. Lava 11
      #605844
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  3. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Agrax Earthshade
      #5a573f
      ΔE = 0.881 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Forest Floor
      #5b573d
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  5. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Shadow Gold
      #5a5a43
      ΔE = 1.106 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
    2. ★ Valde Gray
      #565843
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.20.30
      #59573c
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
    2. ★ H2.25.30
      #575739
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Olive Green / PPG1113-7
      #5d583e
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. Grapevine / PPG1027-7
      #5f563f
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 9.4%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Olive Green / PPG1113-7
      #5d583e
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
    2. ★ Pinetop / PPG1125-7
      #57593f
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Garden Gate
      #5e5c45
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 10.5%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Pinetop / 410-7
      #57593f
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
    2. ★ Olive Green / 411-7
      #5e573e
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 400F-7 Groundcover
      #5d5a45
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 10.1%
  12. Dulux

    1. ★ 70YY 09/175
      #5d573e
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 6010-G70Y
      #5f5b45
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. S 6010-G50Y
      #5a5a47
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Vault M51-028-100
      #565740
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. ★ Hibernate G44-031-095
      #5a5539
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
  15. Flügger

    1. ★ Klassisk Grøn (U-759)
      #565740
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Rockingham Green 16-18
      #5b5c45
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
    2. Olive Shadow 15-17
      #5f5f46
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-16-7 Dry Fig
      #5b5945
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 9.8%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Cactus Bed
      #56563b
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 8.9%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Green Pinon 70YY 12/167
      #5e583c
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 9.7%
  20. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 12 C 39 - Ivy green / Orchard
      #55573f
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 9.1%
    2. BS 4800 00 A 11 - Grey
      #625a45
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 10.3%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Forest Floor / 70YY 09/175
      #5d573b
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 9.5%
  22. Humbrol

    1. ★ 242 Rlm 71 Dunkelgrun
      #585743
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 9.3%
  23. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 582X
      #5e5e44
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
  24. Plascon

    1. ★ Hideout Y4-E1-2
      #58543c
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8405 - Ladies Night
      #5d5d47
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Jungle Canopy / CSP-900
      #5b5639
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 9.2%
    2. Night Owl / CC-662
      #5a533d
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-18-7 Brussels Sprout
      #5c5d47
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
    2. 5-19-6 Green Thumb
      #52563f
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 8.8%
  28. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pinetop / T12 58.H12
      #5e5e42
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 10.8%
    2. Grape Leaves / T12 54.H11
      #5c5e46
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  29. Sico

    1. ★ 6199-83 Florida Hurricane
      #54573e
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 9.0%
    2. 6168-83 Tokyo Green
      #575b43
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 912 Olive 6
      #615c3f
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 10.6%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Olive Court / 291
      #5f5d48
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  32. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 174 - Olive Court
      #5f5d48
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. 7390-83 Tokyo Green
      #575b43
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 9.9%
  34. Bristol

    1. Grape Leaves / P211-N7
      #5c5e46
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 10.7%
  35. Dulux Australia

    1. Danger Ridge / A226
      #585438
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  36. Dupont

    1. CAS846
      #625e49
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 11.1%
  37. Vista Paint

    1. Fortune Leaves
      #595847
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  38. Scib Paints

    1. Fortune Leaves / 8421
      #595847
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  39. Berger

    1. Fortune Leaves / 8421
      #595847
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 9.6%
  40. Olympic

    1. Olive Green C11-6
      #5e553e
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 9.2%

#5b5940 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b5940 foreground

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="color: #5b5940">…</p>

#5b5940 background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #5b5940">…</p>

#5b5940 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b5940">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5986624
Binary
01011011, 01011001, 01000000
Hexadecimal
#5b5940
LRV
≈ 9.7%
Closest short hex
#553 ΔE = 3.527
RGB
rgb(91, 89, 64)
RGBA
rgba(91, 89, 64, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.373, g: 0.365, b: 0.262
RYB
red: 0.259%, yellow: 0.357%, blue: 0.251%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10790592 / 0xff5b5940
HSL
hsl(56, 17%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(56, 17%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 56° (55.556), saturation: 30% (0.297), value: 36% (0.357)
HSP
hue: 55.556, saturation: 29.670%, perceived brightness: 34.171%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 82.011, S: 43.269, L: 37.370
Cubehelix
H: 53.291, S: 0.204, L: 0.341
TSL
T: 1.664, S: 0.068, L: 0.340
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.022), yellow: 30% (0.297), key: 64% (0.643)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 65% (0.651), yellow: 75% (0.749)
XYZ
X: 8.812, Y: 9.739, Z: 6.265
xyY
x: 0.355, y: 0.392, Y: 9.739
CIELab
L: 37.370, a: -3.744, b: 14.805
CIELuv
L: 37.370, u: 2.475, v: 17.634
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 37.370, C: 15.271, H: 104.191
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 37.370, C: 17.807, H: 82.011
Hunter-Lab
L: 31.208, a: -4.210, b: 9.943
CIECAM02
J: 27.932, C: 14.103, h: 100.562, Q: 104.127, M: 12.333, s: 34.415, H: 119.153
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.961, jaune: 2.256, green: 0.534
LMS
L: 9.624, M: 10.370, S: 6.320
YCbCr
Y: 90.515, Cb: 116.729, Cr: 130.653
YCgCo
Y: 83.250, Cg: 5.750, Co: 29.500
YDbDr
Y: 86.748, Db: -34.225, Dr: -8.091
YPbPr
Y: 87.626, Pb: -12.730, Pr: 2.150
xvYCC
Y: 91.255, Cb: 116.818, Cr: 129.889
YIQ
Y: 86.748, I: 9.223, Q: -7.355
YUV
Y: 86.748, U: -11.193, V: 3.730
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 4/2 ΔE = 3.347
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 9.385

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