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Dimgray / Dim gray / #696969 Hex Color Code

#696969 Paint ChipThe color dimgray / Dim gray with hexadecimal color code #696969 is a shade of gray. In the RGB color model #696969 is comprised of 41.18% red, 41.18% green and 41.18% blue. In the HSL color space #696969 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #565656
  2. #5c5c5c
  3. #636363
  4. #696969
  5. #6f6f6f
  6. #767676
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#696969 to White

  1. #696969
  2. #808080
  3. #989898
  4. #b1b1b1
  5. #cacaca
  6. #e4e4e4
  7. #ffffff

#696969 to Black

  1. #696969
  2. #575757
  3. #464646
  4. #353535
  5. #252525
  6. #161616
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 0.705 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Overcoat / CC-544
      #6a6968
      ΔE = 0.724 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ Arctic Seal / CSP-15
      #6d6c6e
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Knapped Flint / KM3831-3
      #686968
      ΔE = 0.739 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ Dark Gray / 191
      #6b6e6f
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Steel Wool 33-14
      #6b6b6a
      ΔE = 0.982 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Bracken Tenement Blue Slate CW723
      #696c6c
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5502-B
      #686768
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. S 5502-G
      #686864
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  6. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dark Gray
      #67696a
      ΔE = 1.013 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Dove Gray
      #716f6e
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Boat Anchor / 383
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Pointed Rock / 324
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  8. Jotun

    1. ★ 9925 / Bergknatt
      #696967
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 7354 / Sort Pepper
      #696a66
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. 55 5 80 / Palazzo 35
      #6c6c68
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  10. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  11. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Lead Grey
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  12. Beckers

    1. ★ Stål 516 / S 6000-N
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  13. Krylon

    1. ★ Classic Gray
      #666666
      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. Smoke Gray
      #636969
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Graphite 50BG 17/016
      #66696a
      ΔE = 1.369 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Intercoastal 30BB 16/031
      #64686b
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Scarpa Flow N55-002-289
      #6b6a6c
      ΔE = 1.380 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. ★ Chicane M58-001-064
      #686765
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Stormy Retreat
      #666665
      ΔE = 1.387 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  17. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  18. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26122
      #6d6a69
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  19. Behr

    1. ★ 770F-5 Dark Ash
      #646666
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. DP-388 Santa Fe Grey
      #626767
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  20. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6363 - Pointed Rock
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. Gropius Gray
      #646461
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2135-2
      #646767
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. UC028 Gris Queens
      #62686a
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  23. Fender

    1. ★ 14 / Flat Charcoal
      #656565
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  24. Ford

    1. ★ Gunmetal Light
      #656565
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Light Charcoal
      #646464
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
  25. General Paint

    1. ★ Lead / CL 3175A
      #6c6c6a
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Brainchild / CL 3216A
      #6a6763
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  26. Brillux

    1. ★ 42.03.27
      #696667
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 78.01.24
      #626665
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  27. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 6502-R
      #6e6c6b
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Mineral Grey / S 7000-N
      #646765
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  28. AMC

    1. ★ Newport Gray
      #646665
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
    2. Jupiter Gray
      #616564
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Great Graphite / 8302
      #686966
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Dark Shadows / 8294
      #666562
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  30. Colortrend

    1. ★ Polished Pewter
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. ★ 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  31. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Polished Pewter H148
      #646869
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  32. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Zen Retreat / 0535
      #646564
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Greybeard / 0528
      #6a6e70
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  33. Taubmans

    1. ★ Private Jet / T12 8.E12
      #6a6d6e
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Mobster / T12 9.G12
      #676865
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  34. Crown Paint

    1. ★ White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. 1952 Grey
      #626568
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  35. Duron

    1. ★ Roycroft Pewter
      #696d6e
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Grizzle Gray
      #626262
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 12.2%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8231 - Last Light
      #6b686b
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 8287 - Grafton Grey
      #616666
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  37. Sikkens

    1. ON.00.36
      #646363
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. LN.02.37
      #636866
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  38. Chrysler

    1. Charcoal Gray
      #6a6e6f
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Suede
      #696b67
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  39. Laura Ashley

    1. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  40. Olympic

    1. Gibraltar Gray D31-5
      #6e6967
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Cracked State D44-5
      #686569
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  41. Scib Paints

    1. Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  42. Vista Paint

    1. Grafton Grey
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  43. Berger

    1. Grafton Grey / 8287
      #63686a
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  44. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 10 A 11 - Charcoal grey / Storm / Rhino
      #696864
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. BS 2660 BS 9-101 - Charcoal
      #6d6c68
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  45. Tikkurila

    1. 4985
      #656364
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  46. Porter Paints

    1. Gibraltar Gray / 530-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  47. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Gibraltar Gray 530-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  48. Albany Paint

    1. Raven Grey
      #676763
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  49. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Roycroft Pewter - 2848
      #616564
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. Grizzle Gray - 7068
      #636562
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  50. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7540
      #706e70
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  51. Graham & Brown

    1. Harold's Grey
      #6b6c70
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  52. Jedynka

    1. Világos Szürke
      #716f6f
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  53. Devoe Paint

    1. Art Deco / 10RB 14/049
      #6c696d
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. Great Grey / 50BG 14/036
      #646a68
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  54. Volkswagen

    1. Gemini Gray
      #707070
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  55. Valspar Paint

    1. Muted Ebony
      #676461
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Cobalt Cannon
      #606666
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 12.9%

#696969 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#696969 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #696969">…</p>

#696969 background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #696969">…</p>

#696969 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #696969">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6908265
Binary
01101001, 01101001, 01101001
Hexadecimal
#696969
LRV
≈ 14.1%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 1.221
RGB
rgb(105, 105, 105)
RGBA
rgba(105, 105, 105, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.412%, yellow: 0.412%, blue: 0.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9868951 / 0xff696969
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%%, 41%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 41% (0.412)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 41.176%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 44.414
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.412
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.412
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 59% (0.588)
CMY
cyan: 59% (0.588), magenta: 59% (0.588), yellow: 59% (0.588)
XYZ
X: 13.427, Y: 14.126, Z: 15.381
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 14.126
CIELab
L: 44.414, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 44.414, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.414, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.414, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.585, a: -2.007, b: 2.046
CIECAM02
J: 34.246, C: 1.300, h: 210.928, Q: 115.296, M: 1.137, s: 9.929, H: 267.800
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.109, green: 0.189
LMS
L: 13.410, M: 14.626, S: 15.358
YCbCr
Y: 106.195, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 105.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 26.250
YDbDr
Y: 105.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 105.000, Pb: -0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 106.176, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 105.000, I: 0.000, Q: 0.000
YUV
Y: 105.000, U: 0.001, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/1 ΔE = 3.954
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 9.541

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