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#6a6559 Hex Color Code

#6a6559 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6559 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #6a6559 is comprised of 41.57% red, 39.61% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6559 has a hue of 42° (degrees), 9% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.55 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #585347
  2. #5e594d
  3. #645f53
  4. #6a6559
  5. #706b5f
  6. #777165
  7. #7d786b

Tints and Shades

#6a6559 to white

  1. #6a6559
  2. #817d72
  3. #99958d
  4. #b2afa8
  5. #cbc9c4
  6. #e5e4e1
  7. #ffffff

#6a6559 to black

  1. #6a6559
  2. #58544a
  3. #46433c
  4. #36332e
  5. #262421
  6. #171614
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 790D-6 Dusty Mountain
      #6c675b
      ΔE = 0.815 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. DP-377 Bronze
      #6e6654
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-15-6 Smooth Grey
      #69645a
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. ★ 5-12-6 Dry Bamboo
      #6d6355
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Plunge Pool Atc-55
      #676357
      ΔE = 0.987 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8430 - Rock Of Ages
      #6e685c
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. ★ 8470 - Fair Fieldstone
      #71685c
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  5. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Fortune Leaves / 8421
      #676456
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Clearfield / 8397
      #646455
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Plunge Pool / ATC-55
      #666457
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Shaker Gray / 381
      #6c6556
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6231 - Shaker Gray
      #6c6556
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Alameda Gray
      #6e6658
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. Cedar Green
      #666758
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0443
      #666559
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. 0207
      #675f53
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Serpentine / 0443
      #666559
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Ares Shadow / 0207
      #675f53
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Porpoise - 7047
      #6b645b
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. ★ Cast Iron - 6202
      #64645a
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Castle Dale / 8438
      #6f675c
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Rock of Ages / 8430
      #6f6a5d
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Castle Dale
      #6f675c
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ Rock of Ages
      #6f6a5d
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  15. General Paint

    1. ★ Barkchip / CL 2937N
      #6c6455
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Boreal / CL 2966N
      #686654
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  16. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Marsh Grass / RLNA230
      #69685c
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Master Room / RLVM2107
      #636055
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 50 5 80 / Palazzo 75
      #68645c
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. 33S 2 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.33S 2
      #646058
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 11.8%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grey Squirrel / 30YY 14/070
      #6f6658
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Midnite Hour / 50YR 13/032
      #6d655e
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  19. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Grey C70
      #68655d
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. Quartz Grey (ral 7039)
      #6d6961
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Double Stonehenge BR54-014-073
      #70675b
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Double Tapa G53-011-101
      #6a6a5f
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  21. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Bronze Gray
      #6f6758
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Travertine
      #71695e
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  22. Taubmans

    1. ★ Green Grove / T12 52.G12
      #686555
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Oilskin / T12 3.G10
      #6d6254
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  23. Bristol

    1. ★ Green Grove / P213-N6
      #686555
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. Oilskin / P197-N6
      #6d6254
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  24. Audi

    1. ★ Dakota Gray Metallic / LY1P, Y7Y7
      #6f695f
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  25. Plascon

    1. ★ Dirty Khaki Y3-E1-3
      #6c6858
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. Moss Gold Y2-E1-3
      #706858
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  26. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Tuxedo / I18
      #66635b
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 12.5%
    2. Bronze Fig / A215
      #6e6554
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  27. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7039 / Quartz grey
      #6c6960
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Grizzly Brown
      #646055
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5502-Y
      #6f675e
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4426 Old Bark 70YY 14/076
      #646153
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. Grey Hearth 30YY 16/032
      #6a6660
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  31. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 405 C
      #696158
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
    2. 417 C
      #65665c
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  32. Krylon

    1. ★ Castle Rock
      #6f6a60
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  33. Duron

    1. Porpoise
      #6b6259
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  34. Benjamin Moore

    1. Castle Peak Gray / 1561
      #6a6858
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
    2. Country Life / 1490
      #6f6a59
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  35. Tollens

    1. Vert crocodile
      #66655d
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
    2. T2154-4
      #6b645d
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  36. Crown Diamond

    1. 7400-73 Grayly
      #636157
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
    2. 7401-63 Charcoal Lines
      #726b5f
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  37. Sikkens

    1. G0.05.35
      #67635c
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. F2.05.35
      #676058
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  38. CIL

    1. Monterey Cliffs
      #71675c
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  39. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 7005-Y20R
      #636056
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 11.7%
    2. Orange Terra / S 7005-Y50R
      #666058
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 11.9%
  40. Brillux

    1. 87.03.24
      #66675d
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
    2. 93.06.30
      #696756
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  41. Berger

    1. Fair Fieldstone / 8470
      #72695c
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Carlton Clay / 8462
      #726959
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  42. Sico

    1. 6205-73 Revelstoke Grey
      #646557
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. 6206-63 Charcoal Lines
      #726b5f
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  43. Beckers

    1. Stenblock 582 / S 6005-Y20R
      #6e6b61
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  44. Kelly-Moore

    1. Stone Wall / KM3952-5
      #665f51
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 11.6%
  45. Chrysler

    1. Prairie
      #6d6258
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 12.7%
    2. Smoke Gray
      #6b6452
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  46. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Flint 32-20
      #65625b
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 12.3%
  47. Sto

    1. 31430
      #6c6153
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 12.4%
    2. 31143
      #626253
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 12.0%
  48. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.880 #113
      #6a6452
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  49. Valspar Paint

    1. Urban Pulse
      #72685e
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Deep Mink
      #67695d
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  50. Kansai Paint

    1. Expresso
      #736a5d
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Charcoal
      #696961
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  51. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-15-6 Smooth Grey
      #6e6c61
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  52. Zoffany

    1. City Grey
      #665e51
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 11.4%
  53. Olympic

    1. Granite D17-5
      #73685d
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  54. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 02 A 11 - Grey
      #6a635d
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 12.8%

#6a6559 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6559 foreground

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="color: #6a6559">…</p>

#6a6559 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #6a6559">…</p>

#6a6559 shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6559">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6972761
Binary
01101010, 01100101, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#6a6559
LRV
≈ 13.1%
Closest short hex
#665 ΔE = 2.834
RGB
rgb(106, 101, 89)
RGBA
rgba(106, 101, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.358, g: 0.341, b: 0.301
RYB
red: 0.377%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.349%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9804455 / 0xff6a6559
HSL
hsl(42, 9%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(42, 9%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 42° (42.353), saturation: 16% (0.160), value: 42% (0.416)
HSP
hue: 42.353, saturation: 16.038%, perceived brightness: 39.704%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 69.192, S: 20.917, L: 42.903
Cubehelix
H: 40.476, S: 0.107, L: 0.397
TSL
T: 2.234, S: 0.035, L: 0.397
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 5% (0.047), yellow: 16% (0.160), key: 58% (0.584)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 60% (0.604), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 12.401, Y: 13.093, Z: 11.323
xyY
x: 0.337, y: 0.356, Y: 13.093
CIELab
L: 42.903, a: -0.299, b: 7.505
CIELuv
L: 42.903, u: 3.616, v: 9.514
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 42.903, C: 7.511, H: 92.280
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 42.903, C: 10.178, H: 69.192
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.184, a: -2.149, b: 6.775
CIECAM02
J: 32.944, C: 6.983, h: 87.017, Q: 113.083, M: 6.107, s: 23.238, H: 95.149
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.030, jaune: 1.100, green: 0.074
LMS
L: 12.873, M: 13.569, S: 11.350
YCbCr
Y: 102.868, Cb: 121.992, Cr: 131.047
YCgCo
Y: 99.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: 30.750
YDbDr
Y: 101.127, Db: -18.246, Dr: -9.269
YPbPr
Y: 101.201, Pb: -6.575, Pr: 3.052
xvYCC
Y: 102.914, Cb: 122.224, Cr: 130.681
YIQ
Y: 101.127, I: 6.834, Q: -2.676
YUV
Y: 101.127, U: -5.967, V: 4.275
Munsell Color System
10Y 4/1 ΔE = 1.924
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 9.239

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