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Pantone / PMS P 179-11 U / #6e6b68 Hex Color Code

#6e6b68 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6e6b68 is a shade of brown. In the RGB color model #6e6b68 is comprised of 43.14% red, 41.96% green and 40.78% blue. In the HSL color space #6e6b68 has a hue of 30° (degrees), 3% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 580.1 nm.

Color Variations

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5b5855
  2. #615e5b
  3. #676462
  4. #6e6b68
  5. #75726f
  6. #7b7875
  7. #827f7c

Tints and Shades

#6e6b68 to white

  1. #6e6b68
  2. #85827f
  3. #9c9a98
  4. #b4b2b0
  5. #cccbca
  6. #e5e5e4
  7. #ffffff

#6e6b68 to black

  1. #6e6b68
  2. #5b5956
  3. #494745
  4. #373635
  5. #272625
  6. #171716
  7. #000000

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Grey Tabby / 00NN 16/000
      #6c6a67
      ΔE = 0.633 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Matin A2
      #6c6965
      ΔE = 1.006 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ Shady Brown A60
      #6e6867
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  3. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 9-101 - Charcoal
      #6d6c68
      ΔE = 1.007 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ BS 4800 10 A 11 - Charcoal grey / Storm / Rhino
      #696864
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Gibraltar Gray / PPG1002-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 1.008 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Grey Hearth / 30YY 16/032
      #74706b
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gibraltar Gray / 530-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 1.008 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. ★ Armory / 517-6
      #6b6a65
      ΔE = 1.521 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gibraltar Gray / PPG1002-6
      #6f6a68
      ΔE = 1.008 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Up In Smoke / PPG1010-6
      #6e706d
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Gibraltar Gray D31-5
      #6e6967
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  8. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26122
      #6d6a69
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  9. Little Greene

    1. ★ Dark Lead Colour
      #6d6a65
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 6502-R
      #6e6c6b
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. Mineral Grey / S 6500-N
      #6d706e
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Lead / CL 3175A
      #6c6c6a
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Brainchild / CL 3216A
      #6a6763
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Elephant 50YR 17/029
      #6f6966
      ΔE = 1.308 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 4383 Purple Granite 30RR 17/034
      #6f6869
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8303 - Shadow Dance
      #6b6b69
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6377 - Boat Anchor
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Boat Anchor / 383
      #6c6b6a
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 55 5 80 / Palazzo 35
      #6c6c68
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
    2. ★ 55 3 104 / Mai 10
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ FN.02.37
      #6c6964
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ ON.00.40
      #6c6c6b
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Overcoat / CC-544
      #6a6968
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
    2. ★ Kendall Charcoal / HC-166
      #686763
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Oil Shale / T164-8
      #6e6e6a
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. ★ Jet Plane / T12 10.G7
      #746e6b
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  20. Jotun

    1. ★ 9925 / Bergknatt
      #696967
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ 7354 / Sort Pepper
      #696a66
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD207-4
      #6a6a69
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  22. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 216 Hearthstone
      #6d6b65
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  23. Humbrol

    1. ★ 224 Dark Slate Grey
      #6a6964
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. 246 Rlm 75 Grauviolett
      #726f68
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  24. Beckers

    1. ★ Mur 581 / S 5804-Y37R
      #716d67
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
    2. Stål 516 / S 6000-N
      #666666
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  25. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dove Gray
      #716f6e
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
    2. ★ Phantom Gray
      #6a6a64
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Wolf 25-20
      #6b6963
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. Bracken Tenement Blue Slate CW723
      #696c6c
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Great Graphite / 8302
      #686966
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Dark Shadows / 8294
      #666562
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  28. Ford

    1. ★ Temple Gray
      #6b6b6b
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
    2. Gray
      #726f6f
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  29. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Prestige Shine / E27
      #6c6c6c
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. ★ Port Ridge / F25
      #746c68
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  30. Resene

    1. ★ Traffic N54-006-109
      #6c6d68
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
    2. ★ Chicane M58-001-064
      #686765
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Battlefield R205B
      #686765
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
    2. Muted Ebony
      #676461
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 12.9%
  32. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Mayan Cacao
      #6a6762
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5502-G
      #686864
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. S 5502-B
      #686768
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 13.6%
  34. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Down Pipe / 26
      #6d6d6d
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7399-63 Cobblestone Street
      #6d6e69
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  36. Berger

    1. ★ Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  37. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Shadow Dance
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  38. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Shadow Dance / 8303
      #6e6f6d
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  39. Crown Paint

    1. ★ White Dark
      #6d6e6d
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  40. Chrysler

    1. ★ Suede
      #696b67
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Opal Gray
      #696a63
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 14.2%
  41. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7017 Charcoal
      #696b67
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  42. Earthborn

    1. ★ Trilby
      #70706c
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  43. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dark Shadows / KM3823-3
      #686664
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. ★ Knapped Flint / KM3831-3
      #686968
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  44. Behr

    1. ★ DP-518 Pewter
      #6a6862
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 13.8%
    2. 780F-6 Dark Granite
      #676562
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  45. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 812
      #726f69
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  46. Tikkurila

    1. 2690 / Ukko
      #6b6c66
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  47. Albany Paint

    1. Raven Grey
      #676763
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  48. Jedynka

    1. Világos Szürke
      #716f6f
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  49. Flügger

    1. Mørk Grafit (H 04)
      #696b66
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
    2. Svovlgrå (U-733)
      #686665
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  50. Tollens

    1. TF257-3
      #74716e
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  51. Laura Ashley

    1. 1616 Chimney Sweep
      #6f6f6f
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  52. CIL

    1. Midnite Hour
      #6b6562
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  53. Bristol

    1. Dowager Grey / P199-N6
      #726e67
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  54. Sico

    1. 6183-63 Night Owl
      #736b65
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  55. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Stormvermin Fur
      #736b65
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 15.1%
  56. Audi

    1. Cashmeregrau Pearl / LZ1T
      #6e6664
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  57. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2336 U
      #686666
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
    2. 18-5203 TCX
      #666564
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  58. AMC

    1. Khaki
      #6c6e68
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  59. Volkswagen

    1. Gemini Gray
      #707070
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
  60. Dulux

    1. Stormy Retreat
      #666665
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  61. Teknos

    1. GBI111
      #696461
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  62. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Folkstone - 6005
      #6d6562
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 13.4%
  63. Brillux

    1. 99.00.45
      #696a6b
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
    2. 42.03.27
      #696667
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
  64. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10996
      #6f716d
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  65. Colortrend

    1. Isobar
      #666968
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  66. Ralph Lauren

    1. Bleecker / RLUL224
      #666968
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
  67. Marston & Langinger

    1. Lead Grey
      #666666
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 13.3%
  68. Krylon

    1. Classic Gray
      #666666
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 13.3%

#6e6b68 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6e6b68 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #6e6b68">…</p>

#6e6b68 background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #6e6b68">…</p>

#6e6b68 shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6e6b68">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7236456
Binary
01101110, 01101011, 01101000
Hexadecimal
#6e6b68
LRV
≈ 14.8%
Closest short hex
#666 ΔE = 3.094
RGB
rgb(110, 107, 104)
RGBA
rgba(110, 107, 104, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.343, g: 0.333, b: 0.324
RYB
red: 0.431%, yellow: 0.431%, blue: 0.408%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9540760 / 0xff6e6b68
HSL
hsl(30, 3%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(30, 3%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 30° (30.000), saturation: 5% (0.055), value: 43% (0.431)
HSP
hue: 30.000, saturation: 5.455%, perceived brightness: 42.185%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 54.705, S: 5.752, L: 45.400
Cubehelix
H: 26.181, S: 0.035, L: 0.422
TSL
T: 2.717, S: 0.013, L: 0.422
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 3% (0.027), yellow: 5% (0.055), key: 57% (0.569)
CMY
cyan: 57% (0.569), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 59% (0.592)
XYZ
X: 14.186, Y: 14.830, Z: 15.209
xyY
x: 0.321, y: 0.335, Y: 14.830
CIELab
L: 45.400, a: 0.569, b: 2.091
CIELuv
L: 45.400, u: 1.888, v: 2.667
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.400, C: 2.167, H: 74.791
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.400, C: 3.268, H: 54.705
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.510, a: -1.635, b: 3.541
CIECAM02
J: 35.237, C: 1.949, h: 76.567, Q: 116.952, M: 1.705, s: 12.073, H: 78.612
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.069, jaune: 0.223, green: 0.047
LMS
L: 14.297, M: 15.285, S: 15.201
YCbCr
Y: 108.390, Cb: 126.239, Cr: 129.530
YCgCo
Y: 107.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 29.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.555, Db: -5.349, Dr: -4.650
YPbPr
Y: 107.423, Pb: -1.845, Pr: 1.638
xvYCC
Y: 108.257, Cb: 126.379, Cr: 129.439
YIQ
Y: 107.555, I: 2.751, Q: -0.299
YUV
Y: 107.555, U: -1.748, V: 2.145
Munsell Color System
5RP 4/1 ΔE = 4.927
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 10.485

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