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#5b5b5b Hex Color Code

#5b5b5b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b5b5b is a medium dark shade of gray. In the RGB color model #5b5b5b is composed of 35.69% red, 35.69% green and 35.69% blue. In the HSL color space #5b5b5b has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm. This color is used in the University of York seal.

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4b4b4b
  2. #505050
  3. #565656
  4. #5b5b5b
  5. #606060
  6. #666666 / #666
  7. #6b6b6b

Tints and Shades

#5b5b5b to white

  1. #5b5b5b
  2. #747474
  3. #8e8e8e
  4. #a9a9a9
  5. #c5c5c5
  6. #e2e2e2
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#5b5b5b to black

  1. #5b5b5b
  2. #4c4c4c
  3. #3d3d3d
  4. #2f2f2f
  5. #212121
  6. #141414
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. British Standard

    ★ BS 4800 00 A 13 - Storm grey / Greyfriar
    #5c5c5c
    ΔE = 0.416 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

  2. GM / General Motors

    ★ Taupe
    #5c5c5c
    ΔE = 0.416 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

  3. 1829

    ★ Grate Black
    #5b5b5a
    ΔE = 0.613 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

  4. Coo-Var

    ★ Grey
    #5a5a5b
    ΔE = 0.725 / LRV ≈ 10.2%

  5. AMC

    ★ Smoke Gray
    #5d5d5d
    ΔE = 0.831 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  6. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 425
    #595959
    ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 10.0%

  7. Chrysler

    ★ Cottonwood Gray
    #595959
    ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 10.0%

  8. Toyo Ink

    ★ CF11003
    #5c5d5d
    ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  9. Glidden

    ★ Knight's Armor / PPG1001-6
    #5c5d5d
    ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  10. Olympic

    ★ Knight's Armor D58-5
    #5c5d5d
    ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    ★ Knight's Armor / PPG1001-6
    #5c5d5d
    ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  12. Porter Paints

    ★ Knight's Armor / 518-6
    #5c5d5d
    ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  13. Jazeera Paints

    ★ Lotus Shadow GR-0940
    #595b5b
    ΔE = 0.857 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

  14. California Paints

    ★ DE 6384 - Iron Fixture
    #5d5b5b
    ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 10.6%

  15. Dunn-Edwards

    ★ Iron Fixture / 266
    #5d5b5b
    ΔE = 0.864 / LRV ≈ 10.6%

  16. RAL

    ★ 000 40 00 / Dark Grey
    #5d5c5b
    ΔE = 0.878 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

  17. Avian Brands

    ★ Cosmic Universe N17-006
    #5d5d5e
    ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 11.0%

  18. Matthews Paint

    ★ Deep River / 7102
    #5e5c5b
    ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 10.8%

  19. Dulux Australia

    ★ Lead Colour / G28
    #5b5d5c
    ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 10.8%

  20. Sherwin-Williams

    ★ Forged Steel - 9565
    #5b5b59
    ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 10.4%

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#5b5b5b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b5b5b foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #5b5b5b">…</p>

#5b5b5b background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #5b5b5b">…</p>

#5b5b5b shadow

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b5b5b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5987163
Binary
01011011, 01011011, 01011011
Hexadecimal
#5b5b5b
LRV
≈ 10.5%
Closest short hex
#555 ΔE = 2.513
RGB
rgb(91, 91, 91)
RGBA
rgba(91, 91, 91, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 35.686%, yellow: 35.686%, blue: 35.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10790053 / 0xff5b5b5b
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 36% (0.357)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 35.686%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 38.659
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.000, L: 0.357
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.000, L: 0.357
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 64% (0.643)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 64% (0.643)
XYZ
X: 9.943, Y: 10.462, Z: 11.391
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 10.462
CIELab
L: 38.659, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 38.659, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 38.659, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 38.659, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 32.344, a: -1.728, b: 1.761
CIECAM02
J: 29.016, C: 1.195, h: -149.072, Q: 106.128, M: 1.045, s: 9.924, H: 267.801
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 29.016, chroma: 1.172, hue: 209.524
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 29.016, colorfulness: 1.025, hue: 209.524
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 29.016, saturation: 9.828, hue: 209.524
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 106.134, chroma: 1.172, hue: 209.524
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 106.134, colorfulness: 1.025, hue: 209.524
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 106.134, saturation: 9.828, hue: 209.524
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 41.000, colorfulness: 1.013, hue: 209.524
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 41.000, a: -0.882, b: -0.499
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.099, green: 0.171
LMS
L: 9.931, M: 10.832, S: 11.374
YCbCr
Y: 94.169, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCoCg
Y: 91.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 22.750
YDbDr
Y: 91.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 91.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: 0.000
xvYCC
Y: 94.153, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 91.000, I: 0.000, Q: -0.000
YUV
Y: 91.000, U: 0.001, V: -0.000
Okhsl
h: 89.876, s: 0.000, l: 0.388
Okhsv
h: 89.876. s: 0.000, v: 0.388
Okhwb
h: 89.876, w: 0.388, b: 0.612
Oklab
l: 0.471, a: 0.000, b: 0.000
Oklch
l: 0.471, c: 0.000, h: 89.876
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00400, Az: -0.00001, Bz: -0.00001
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00400, Cz: 0.00001, Hz: -148.39886
Munsell Color System
10B 5/1 ΔE = 3.549
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 8.236

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