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GM / General Motors Oakwood Brown / #5e4940 Hex Color Code

#5e4940 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5e4940 is a medium dark shade of red-orange. In the RGB color model #5e4940 is comprised of 36.86% red, 28.63% green and 25.1% blue. In the HSL color space #5e4940 has a hue of 18° (degrees), 19% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 588.91 nm.

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#5e4940 linear gradient to complementary #3b5963

  1. #5e4940
  2. #5a4c46
  3. #554f4c
  4. #505151
  5. #4a5457
  6. #43565d
  7. #3b5963

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #503c33
  2. #554037
  3. #59453c
  4. #5e4940
  5. #634d44
  6. #685249
  7. #6c574d

Tints and Shades

#5e4940 to white

  1. #5e4940
  2. #77645c
  3. #91817b
  4. #ac9f9a
  5. #c7bebb
  6. #e3dedc
  7. #ffffff

#5e4940 to black

  1. #5e4940
  2. #4e3d36
  3. #3f322c
  4. #302723
  5. #221c1a
  6. #151110
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Rocky Mountain / AC252-5
      #5d4840
      ΔE = 0.630 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ Banana Leaf / KM4120-5
      #5b463f
      ΔE = 1.567 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  2. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 20059
      #5d483e
      ΔE = 0.671 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ William Finnie House Brown CW116
      #5d473f
      ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Fudge Truffle 526-7
      #604a3f
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
    2. ★ Fudge 525-7
      #64493e
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Exotic Spice 1
      #5b4941
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
    2. 50YR 07/162
      #65483d
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10813
      #5f4b40
      ΔE = 1.265 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. CF10814
      #59423b
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Eclips
      #5b4a41
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. Lush Plum
      #5c433b
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  8. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0285 / Chocolate
      #604841
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 0298 / Maroon
      #664c43
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 158 - Northern Territory
      #5e463c
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. ★ DE 6035 - Lynx
      #604d47
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Northern Territory / 277
      #5e463c
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 7.1%
    2. ★ Bear in Mind / 255
      #5b4a44
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
  11. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Bahama Brown
      #604a3e
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Chocolate Brownie / CL 2627N
      #604c41
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. Asteroid / CL 2657N
      #5f4e43
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  13. Jotun

    1. ★ 1835 / Nougat
      #604c41
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
    2. 0737 / Mahogny
      #5c443f
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 6.8%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Cocoa Brown
      #59473f
      ΔE = 1.566 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  15. Behr

    1. ★ Gingerbread Man EIC-38
      #634c43
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. 809 Chestnut Brown
      #56453f
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7589 XGC
      #604b3f
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. ★ 4R14 SP
      #63483e
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Sable - 6083
      #5f4b3f
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. Fairfax Brown - 2856
      #61463a
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Wild Mustang / T12 29.H11
      #624a43
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Rich Chocolate / T12 29.H12
      #56453e
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  19. Bristol

    1. ★ Wild Mustang / P251-N6
      #624a43
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Rich Chocolate / P251-N7
      #56453e
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  20. Brillux

    1. ★ 15.06.27
      #594941
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. 12.06.27
      #5c4b3e
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  21. Duron

    1. ★ Sable
      #624a3e
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-5-6 Firewood
      #5e493c
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 5-4-6 Spanish Raisin
      #624f49
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  23. Olympic

    1. ★ Fudge D27-6
      #60473b
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
    2. ★ Sarsaparilla D33-6
      #594a43
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Hearthstone Brown / 2109-20
      #614e45
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. Pine Cone Brown / 2113-20
      #60443d
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  25. Sico

    1. ★ 6179-73 Guanaco
      #604e45
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 6178-73 Ylang Ylang
      #644b45
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  26. Resene

    1. ★ Soho M54-019-051
      #5a463a
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. Rocky Road BR41-021-061
      #57463a
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  27. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 412 - Dark brown
      #5e453e
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. BS381 499 - Service brown
      #5a4c41
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  28. Ford

    1. ★ Mocha
      #5b4b40
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. ★ Medium Fawn
      #57453d
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  29. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.825 #144
      #624d41
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  30. Caparol

    1. ★ Siam 11
      #5c443c
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Chow-chow
      #5f453b
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. Buffalo
      #5a4239
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 6.4%
  32. Audi

    1. ★ Jazzbraun Metallic / 4W, LY8W
      #5c4b3f
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 7.7%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8645 - Bistro Brown
      #62483c
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
    2. 8765 - Shady Side
      #604e42
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Chocolate Kiss / 60YR 07/093
      #57463d
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
    2. Deep Brown / 70YR 07/093
      #57473c
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  35. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sarsaparilla / 527-7
      #5b4c44
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
    2. ★ Fudge / 525-7
      #64493e
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
  36. Mitsubishi

    1. ★ Beige / S21
      #5a493d
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 7.3%
  37. Tollens

    1. ★ T2127-4
      #5f4e45
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. T2127-3
      #57483f
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Aztec Brown
      #654b43
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
    2. Malolo Tan
      #634d3f
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
  39. Sikkens

    1. D6.15.25
      #5c4639
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 7.0%
    2. C8.10.30
      #634f48
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 8.7%
  40. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Jeffs Java / 8653
      #5f4e47
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 8.3%
    2. Dame Margaret / 8741
      #604e48
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
  41. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4962
      #664c42
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 8.4%
    2. 4961
      #644a44
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  42. Sto

    1. 32243
      #574941
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 7.2%
    2. 33143
      #60443c
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
  43. ICI Paints

    1. Tobacco Brown 50YR 10/151
      #65493f
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 7.9%
    2. Artisan Brown 71YR 08/119
      #5f4f48
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  44. Valspar Paint

    1. Cliveden Virginia Soil
      #644e47
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 8.6%
  45. Crown Diamond

    1. 7372-83 Cloak
      #57473c
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 6.9%
    2. 7373-83 Mother Bear
      #5c4338
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 6.6%
  46. Opulence

    1. Dark Chocolate
      #5b4a46
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 7.6%
  47. Nippon Paint

    1. Painted Frame / NP N 1904 A
      #57443e
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 6.5%
    2. Affogato / NP AC 2134 A
      #664941
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 8.0%
  48. Focoltone

    1. 6045
      #674c43
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 8.5%
  49. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 7005-Y50R
      #55463e
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 6.7%
  50. Earthpaint

    1. 5-9-7 Chocolate Truffle
      #594b40
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 7.5%
    2. 5-4-7 Incense Smoke
      #5d4e48
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 8.2%
  51. Craig & Rose

    1. Chocopologie
      #5d4d48
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 8.1%
  52. Sigma

    1. Sienna Brown / 2316 B
      #56433a
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 6.3%
    2. Orange Terra / 8011
      #5f4839
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 7.4%
  53. Dulux Australia

    1. Log Cabin / A130
      #5f4b3c
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 7.8%

#5e4940 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5e4940 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #5e4940">…</p>

#5e4940 background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #5e4940">…</p>

#5e4940 shadow

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5e4940">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6179136
Binary
01011110, 01001001, 01000000
Hexadecimal
#5e4940
LRV
≈ 7.5%
Closest short hex
#643 ΔE = 4.732
RGB
rgb(94, 73, 64)
RGBA
rgba(94, 73, 64, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.407, g: 0.316, b: 0.277
RYB
red: 0.369%, yellow: 0.301%, blue: 0.251%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10598080 / 0xff5e4940
HSL
hsl(18, 19%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(18, 19%, 31%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 18° (18.000), saturation: 32% (0.319), value: 37% (0.369)
HSP
hue: 18.000, saturation: 31.915%, perceived brightness: 30.971%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 33.468, S: 28.756, L: 32.952
Cubehelix
H: 11.506, S: 0.202, L: 0.307
TSL
T: 3.580, S: 0.101, L: 0.307
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 22% (0.223), yellow: 32% (0.319), key: 63% (0.631)
CMY
cyan: 63% (0.631), magenta: 71% (0.714), yellow: 75% (0.749)
XYZ
X: 7.924, Y: 7.515, Z: 5.883
xyY
x: 0.372, y: 0.352, Y: 7.515
CIELab
L: 32.952, a: 7.427, b: 8.792
CIELuv
L: 32.952, u: 13.428, v: 8.877
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 32.952, C: 11.509, H: 49.813
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 32.952, C: 16.097, H: 33.468
Hunter-Lab
L: 27.414, a: 3.622, b: 6.467
CIECAM02
J: 24.561, C: 11.934, h: 43.937, Q: 97.641, M: 10.436, s: 32.692, H: 31.132
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.025, jaune: 1.233, green: -1.226
LMS
L: 8.080, M: 7.218, S: 5.911
YCbCr
Y: 83.222, Cb: 120.941, Cr: 137.858
YCgCo
Y: 76.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 31.000
YDbDr
Y: 78.253, Db: -21.447, Dr: -29.946
YPbPr
Y: 76.825, Pb: -6.915, Pr: 10.914
xvYCC
Y: 81.979, Cb: 121.926, Cr: 137.587
YIQ
Y: 78.253, I: 15.401, Q: 1.640
YUV
Y: 78.253, U: -7.013, V: 13.815
Munsell Color System
10R 3/2 ΔE = 2.817
Brand Color
WordPress (grey) ΔE = 11.953

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