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Natural Color System / NCS S 5010-G50Y / #6f6f59 Hex Color Code

#6f6f59 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6f6f59 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #6f6f59 is comprised of 43.53% red, 43.53% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #6f6f59 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 11% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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#6f6f59 linear gradient to complementary #5a5c6e

  1. #6f6f59
  2. #6c6c5d
  3. #696960
  4. #656564
  5. #626267
  6. #5e5f6b
  7. #5a5c6e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5b5b46
  2. #62624c
  3. #686853
  4. #6f6f59
  5. #767660
  6. #7d7d66
  7. #84836d

Tints and Shades

#6f6f59 to white

  1. #6f6f59
  2. #868572
  3. #9d9d8d
  4. #b5b4a8
  5. #cdcdc4
  6. #e6e6e1
  7. #ffffff

#6f6f59 to black

  1. #6f6f59
  2. #5c5c4a
  3. #4a493c
  4. #38382e
  5. #272721
  6. #171714
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Flinder's Green / A239
      #6e7058
      ΔE = 1.019 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Verona Gray
      #6c6c56
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. ★ Arlington Gray
      #736e58
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ George Pitt House Green CW404
      #6e6c58
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Olive Green / 90YY 15/147
      #6c6e55
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. Organic / PPG1029-6
      #747261
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  5. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7003 / Moss grey
      #6c7059
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. RAL 6013 / Reed green
      #6c7156
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 18-0312 TCX
      #6e6e5c
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
    2. ★ P 178-12 C
      #6e715f
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  7. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.988 #115
      #706f5d
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Dimension M60-025-100
      #717056
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. ★ Socrates G55-022-091
      #716d59
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Gateway 10GY 17/127
      #6a6c57
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  10. Duron

    1. ★ Eclipse
      #726f5c
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Dark Sage C67-5
      #6f7259
      ΔE = 1.724 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Passage Way Y4-E1-3
      #706c58
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 14.9%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Moss PIC-40
      #6e725e
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 16.2%
    2. DP-373 Mesa Gray
      #787460
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  14. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 215 Cobblestone Grey
      #72745e
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. ★ Spring's Eve
      #6c715e
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Sage Green Light - 2851
      #73705e
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Green Dynasty / T157-7
      #737360
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 16.8%
    2. Casterly Rock / T12 55.G12
      #707363
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Evergreen Trail / 8413
      #6d7055
      ΔE = 2.078 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Ladies Night / 8405
      #686953
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ La Fonda Territory Green
      #696e56
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. Wetlands
      #6d735f
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Momentum / PPG1028-6
      #746f5c
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. ★ Positively Palm / PPG1030-6
      #76745d
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  20. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0374
      #76715a
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Candle Wax / 0374
      #76715a
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Spring's Eve / 8398
      #6c715e
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Hampstead / 8422
      #6c6b5a
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Spring's Eve
      #6c715e
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Hampstead
      #6c6b5a
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  24. Berger

    1. ★ Spring's Eve / 8398
      #6c715e
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
    2. Hampstead / 8422
      #6c6b5a
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  25. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.10.40
      #73705f
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  26. Jotun

    1. 7057 / Barlind
      #6c725d
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  27. Sto

    1. 31130
      #74755e
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  28. Chrysler

    1. Green
      #6f745d
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
    2. Green
      #747261
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  29. Humbrol

    1. 226 Interior Green
      #6d6d51
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 8398 - Springs Eve
      #6a6b5a
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  31. Sico

    1. 6200-73 Kelp
      #686e5a
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 14.8%
    2. 6168-73 Zen Green
      #696d51
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  32. British Standard

    1. BS381 284 - Spruce green
      #6b6c5c
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
    2. BS 4800 12 B 25 - Spruce green / Thyme / Chive
      #6a6b5b
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Army Green / 2141-30
      #6b6956
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. Mountain Moss / 2142-30
      #767156
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  34. California Paints

    1. DE 6252 - Secret Path
      #737054
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
    2. DE 6273 - Green Gate
      #676957
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Aged Jade / 382
      #6c6956
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
    2. Green Gate / 343
      #676957
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5010-G70Y
      #767157
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  37. KILZ

    1. Bamboo Jungle / F672
      #717154
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 16.0%
  38. Bristol

    1. Dark Sage / P211-N6
      #6f7154
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  39. Opel

    1. Alaskagrau / 120
      #757261
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Holiday Bough / 10GY 14/135
      #676b52
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  41. Magnolia Home

    1. Market Place / JG-54
      #6e6953
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  42. Dutch Boy

    1. Pyrenees Pine
      #706b51
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 14.6%
  43. Dulux

    1. 10GY 14/135
      #666b54
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  44. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Late Summer Leaf F12
      #75765e
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  45. Audi

    1. Avocado Green Pearl / LI6S
      #6c6c5d
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  46. Colorhouse

    1. Stone .06
      #746d5a
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  47. Crown Diamond

    1. 7390-73 Zen Green
      #696d51
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 14.5%
  48. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 6010-G70Y
      #747662
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  49. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-12-6 Dry Bamboo
      #726c5b
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 15.1%

#6f6f59 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6f6f59 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #6f6f59">…</p>

#6f6f59 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #6f6f59">…</p>

#6f6f59 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6f6f59">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7303001
Binary
01101111, 01101111, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#6f6f59
LRV
≈ 15.5%
Closest short hex
#776 ΔE = 3.931
RGB
rgb(111, 111, 89)
RGBA
rgba(111, 111, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.357, g: 0.357, b: 0.286
RYB
red: 0.349%, yellow: 0.435%, blue: 0.349%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9474215 / 0xff6f6f59
HSL
hsl(60, 11%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 11%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 20% (0.198), value: 44% (0.435)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 19.820%, perceived brightness: 42.634%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 31.718, L: 46.271
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 0.159, L: 0.426
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.045, L: 0.425
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 20% (0.198), key: 56% (0.565)
CMY
cyan: 56% (0.565), magenta: 56% (0.565), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 14.043, Y: 15.470, Z: 11.695
xyY
x: 0.341, y: 0.375, Y: 15.470
CIELab
L: 46.271, a: -4.081, b: 12.293
CIELuv
L: 46.271, u: 1.164, v: 16.137
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.271, C: 12.952, H: 108.366
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.271, C: 16.179, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.332, a: -5.098, b: 9.902
CIECAM02
J: 36.014, C: 11.896, h: 104.924, Q: 118.235, M: 10.403, s: 29.662, H: 126.436
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.994, jaune: 1.876, green: 0.615
LMS
L: 15.037, M: 16.451, S: 11.754
YCbCr
Y: 109.193, Cb: 118.342, Cr: 129.562
YCgCo
Y: 105.500, Cg: 5.500, Co: 33.250
YDbDr
Y: 108.492, Db: -29.326, Dr: -4.774
YPbPr
Y: 109.416, Pb: -11.000, Pr: 1.012
xvYCC
Y: 109.969, Cb: 118.337, Cr: 128.889
YIQ
Y: 108.492, I: 7.068, Q: -6.845
YUV
Y: 108.492, U: -9.591, V: 2.200
Munsell Color System
10Y 5/2 ΔE = 5.305
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 10.144

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