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#6e5856 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e5856 is a medium dark shade of red. In the RGB color model #6e5856 is composed of 43.14% red, 34.51% green and 33.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6e5856 has a hue of 5° (degrees), 12% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 601.63 nm. This color is used in the Niki de Saint Phalle: Last Night I Had A Dream picture.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#6e5856 linear gradient to complementary #527072

  1. #6e5856
  2. #6b5c5b
  3. #67605f
  4. #626464
  5. #5e6869
  6. #586c6d
  7. #527072

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5d4846
  2. #634d4b
  3. #685351
  4. #6e5856
  5. #745e5c
  6. #7a6361
  7. #806967

Tints and Shades

#6e5856 to white

  1. #6e5856
  2. #857270
  3. #9c8c8b
  4. #b4a8a6
  5. #cdc4c3
  6. #e6e1e1
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#6e5856 to black

  1. #6e5856
  2. #5b4948
  3. #493b3a
  4. #372e2d
  5. #272020
  6. #171413
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. RAL

    ★ RAL 030 40 10
    #6c5755
    ΔE = 0.602 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

  2. Pantone / PMS

    ★ P 51-13 U
    #6f5956
    ΔE = 0.644 / LRV ≈ 11.2%

  3. Ford

    ★ Medium Mocha
    #6f5956
    ΔE = 0.644 / LRV ≈ 11.2%

  4. Behr

    ★ Java C40-22
    #705956
    ΔE = 0.779 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

  5. Evonik-Degussa

    ★ 4173D Dark Chestnut
    #705857
    ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 11.1%

  6. General Paint

    ★ Wine Dark / CL 2547A
    #6c5857
    ΔE = 0.854 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  7. Benjamin Moore

    ★ Velvet Plum / CSP-420
    #6d5854
    ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  8. NOROO Paint

    ★ NR6091 1.4R 4.2/2.0
    #6d5858
    ΔE = 1.112 / LRV ≈ 10.9%

  9. Olympic

    ★ Wooly Bear D35-5
    #6f5b59
    ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 11.6%

  10. Caparol

    ★ 50 8 40 / Cameo 35
    #705854
    ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 11.1%

  11. ISOMAT

    ★ IST 049-06
    #6a5754
    ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 10.5%

  12. Coronado Paint

    ★ 8742 - Powderhorn Manor
    #6a5653
    ΔE = 1.335 / LRV ≈ 10.3%

  13. JPMA

    ★ E 05-40D
    #715756
    ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 11.0%

  14. Scib Paints

    ★ Powderhorn Manor / 8742
    #6c5652
    ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 10.5%

  15. Vista Paint

    ★ Powderhorn Manor
    #6c5652
    ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 10.5%

  16. Berger

    ★ Powderhorn Manor / 8742
    #6c5652
    ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 10.5%

  17. Tambour

    ★ Tan Bonanza / 0265D
    #725b58
    ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 11.8%

  18. Chokwang Paint

    ★ CKB0677
    #6b5854
    ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 10.7%

  19. Matthews Paint

    ★ Equus Bronze Met. / 20181
    #6f595a
    ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 11.3%

  20. Sherwin-Williams

    ★ Deepest Mauve - 0005
    #6d595a
    ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 11.1%

Color Directory

#6e5856 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e5856 foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #6e5856">…</p>

#6e5856 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #6e5856">…</p>

#6e5856 shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e5856">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7231574
Binary
01101110, 01011000, 01010110
Hexadecimal
#6e5856
LRV
≈ 11.0%
Closest short hex
#655 ΔE = 2.652
RGB
rgb(110, 88, 86)
RGBA
rgba(110, 88, 86, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.387, g: 0.310, b: 0.303
RYB
red: 43.137%, yellow: 34.581%, blue: 33.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9545642 / 0xff6e5856
HSL
hsl(5, 12%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(5, 12%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 5° (5.000), saturation: 22% (0.218), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 5.000, saturation: 21.818%, perceived brightness: 37.217%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 17.763, S: 13.616, L: 39.524
Cubehelix
H: -3.197, S: 0.158, L: 0.370
TSL
T: 3.862, S: 0.079, L: 0.370
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 20% (0.200), yellow: 22% (0.218), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 65% (0.655), yellow: 66% (0.663)
XYZ
X: 11.600, Y: 10.967, Z: 10.308
xyY
x: 0.353, y: 0.334, Y: 10.967
CIELab
L: 39.524, a: 8.684, b: 4.579
CIELuv
L: 39.524, u: 13.506, v: 4.327
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 39.524, C: 9.817, H: 27.803
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 39.524, C: 14.182, H: 17.763
Hunter-Lab
L: 33.116, a: 4.572, b: 4.726
CIECAM02
J: 30.209, C: 10.761, h: 24.872, Q: 108.288, M: 9.411, s: 29.479, H: 5.978
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.065, jaune: 0.543, green: -1.364
LMS
L: 11.538, M: 10.517, S: 10.321
YCbCr
Y: 97.050, Cb: 123.866, Cr: 137.800
YCoCg
Y: 93.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 33.500
YDbDr
Y: 94.350, Db: -12.566, Dr: -29.760
YPbPr
Y: 92.542, Pb: -3.530, Pr: 11.092
xvYCC
Y: 95.477, Cb: 124.899, Cr: 137.744
YIQ
Y: 94.350, I: 13.748, Q: 4.030
YUV
Y: 94.350, U: -4.108, V: 13.730
Okhsl
h: 24.279, s: 0.166, l: 0.401
Okhsv
h: 24.279. s: 0.198, v: 0.459
Okhwb
h: 24.279, w: 0.368, b: 0.541
Oklab
l: 0.482, a: 0.027, b: 0.012
Oklch
l: 0.482, c: 0.029, h: 24.279
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00426, Az: 0.00144, Bz: 0.00097
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00426, Cz: 0.00173, Hz: 33.93455
Munsell Color System
7.5R 4/2 ΔE = 1.278
Brand Color
WordPress (grey) ΔE = 13.871

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