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#6b6b6b Hex Color Code

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#6b6b6b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6b6b is a shade of gray. In the RGB color model #6b6b6b is composed of 41.96% red, 41.96% green and 41.96% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6b6b has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0.0 nm. This color is used in the Subaru logo, Liguria flag and University of Maine at Presque Isle seal.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #585858
  2. #5e5e5e
  3. #656565
  4. #6b6b6b
  5. #727272
  6. #787878
  7. #7f7f7f

Tints and Shades

#6b6b6b to white

  1. #6b6b6b
  2. #828282
  3. #9a9a9a
  4. #b2b2b2
  5. #cbcbcb
  6. #e5e5e5
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6b6b6b to black

  1. #6b6b6b
  2. #595959
  3. #474747
  4. #363636
  5. #262626
  6. #171717
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    ★ 55 3 104 / Mai 10
    #6c6c6c
    ΔE = 0.404 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

  2. Dulux Australia

    ★ Prestige Shine / E27
    #6c6c6c
    ΔE = 0.404 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

  3. Clark+Kensington

    ★ Smooth Slate / 5042
    #6b6c6c
    ΔE = 0.518 / LRV ≈ 14.9%

  4. Pratt & Lambert

    ★ Steel Wool 33-14
    #6b6b6a
    ΔE = 0.596 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

  5. Pantone / PMS

    ★ 426 UP
    #6c6c6b
    ΔE = 0.703 / LRV ≈ 15.0%

  6. California Paints

    ★ DE 6377 - Boat Anchor
    #6c6b6a
    ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

  7. Dunn-Edwards

    ★ Boat Anchor / 383
    #6c6b6a
    ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

  8. Glidden

    ★ Grey Tabby / 00NN 16/000
    #6c6b6c
    ΔE = 0.735 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

  9. CHROMATIC

    ★ 1073-Gris Stockholm - Dorval-CH2
    #6a6a69
    ΔE = 0.737 / LRV ≈ 14.4%

  10. Peintures MF

    ★ BD207-4
    #6a6a69
    ΔE = 0.737 / LRV ≈ 14.4%

  11. RAL

    ★ 000 45 00 / Architecture Grey
    #6b6a69
    ΔE = 0.8 / LRV ≈ 14.5%

  12. The Traditional Paint Company

    ★ Gunville
    #6d6d6d
    ΔE = 0.808 / LRV ≈ 15.3%

  13. Farrow & Ball

    ★ Down Pipe / 26
    #6d6d6d
    ΔE = 0.808 / LRV ≈ 15.3%

  14. Matthews Paint

    ★ Dark Pewter Met. / 18249
    #6d6b6b
    ΔE = 0.84 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

  15. Brillux

    ★ 99.00.45
    #696a6b
    ΔE = 0.853 / LRV ≈ 14.4%

  16. Behr

    ★ Parrot Gray PPOC-56
    #696b6c
    ΔE = 1.01 / LRV ≈ 14.6%

  17. NOROO Paint

    ★ NR8011 N4.0
    #6e6d6c
    ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 15.3%

  18. Valspar Paint

    ★ Blind Date
    #686a6b
    ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 14.3%

  19. Sigma

    ★ Warm Red / S 6502-R
    #6e6c6b
    ΔE = 1.149 / LRV ≈ 15.1%

  20. Kelly-Moore

    ★ Knapped Flint / KM3831-3
    #686968
    ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 14.0%

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#6b6b6b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6b6b foreground

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

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #6b6b6b">…</p>

#6b6b6b background

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="background-color: #6b6b6b">…</p>

#6b6b6b shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6b6b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7039851
Binary
01101011, 01101011, 01101011
Hexadecimal
#6b6b6b
LRV
≈ 14.7%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 2.032
RGB
rgb(107, 107, 107)
RGBA
rgba(107, 107, 107, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 41.961%, yellow: 41.961%, blue: 41.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737365 / 0xff6b6b6b
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.0), saturation: 0% (0.0), value: 42% (0.42)
HSP
hue: 0.0, saturation: 0.0%, perceived brightness: 41.961%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.0, L: 45.224
Cubehelix
H: -188.19, S: 0.0, L: 0.42
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.0, L: 0.42
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.0), magenta: 0% (0.0), yellow: 0% (0.0), key: 58% (0.58)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.58), magenta: 58% (0.58), yellow: 58% (0.58)
XYZ
X: 13.975, Y: 14.703, Z: 16.009
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 14.703
CIELab
L: 45.224, a: -0.0, b: 0.0
CIELuv
L: 45.224, u: -0.0, v: 0.0
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.224, C: 0.0, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.224, C: 0.0, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.344, a: -2.048, b: 2.087
CIECAM02
J: 35.009, C: 1.314, h: -149.072, Q: 116.574, M: 1.149, s: 9.929, H: 267.8
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 35.009, chroma: 1.289, hue: 209.524
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 35.009, colorfulness: 1.127, hue: 209.524
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 35.009, saturation: 9.833, hue: 209.524
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 116.581, chroma: 1.289, hue: 209.524
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 116.581, colorfulness: 1.127, hue: 209.524
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 116.581, saturation: 9.833, hue: 209.524
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 47.801, colorfulness: 1.113, hue: 209.524
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 47.801, a: -0.968, b: -0.548
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.111, green: 0.191
LMS
L: 13.957, M: 15.223, S: 15.985
YCbCr
Y: 107.913, Cb: 128.0, Cr: 128.0
YCoCg
Y: 107.0, Cg: 0.0, Co: 26.75
YDbDr
Y: 107.0, Db: 0.0, Dr: 0.0
YPbPr
Y: 107.0, Pb: 0.0, Pr: -0.0
xvYCC
Y: 107.894, Cb: 128.0, Cr: 128.0
YIQ
Y: 107.0, I: 0.0, Q: 0.0
YUV
Y: 107.0, U: 0.001, V: 0.0
Okhsl
h: 89.876, s: 0.0, l: 0.453
Okhsv
h: 89.876, s: 0.0, v: 0.453
Okhwb
h: 89.876, w: 0.453, b: 0.547
Oklab
l: 0.528, a: 0.0, b: 0.0
Oklch
l: 0.528, c: 0.0, h: 89.876
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00509, Az: -0.00001, Bz: -0.00001
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00509, Cz: 0.00001, Hz: -148.3992
Munsell Color System
5PB 4/1 ΔE = 4.535
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 9.981

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