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Johnstone's Paint Steel Smoke / #727979 Hex Color Code

#727979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #727979 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #727979 is comprised of 44.71% red, 47.45% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #727979 has a hue of 180° (degrees), 3% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5c6363
  2. #646a6a
  3. #6b7272
  4. #727979
  5. #798080
  6. #818888
  7. #889090

Tints and Shades

#727979 to white

  1. #727979
  2. #888e8e
  3. #9fa4a4
  4. #b6baba
  5. #ced0d0
  6. #e6e7e7
  7. #ffffff

#727979 to black

  1. #727979
  2. #5e6464
  3. #4b5050
  4. #393c3c
  5. #282a2a
  6. #181818
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Testors 2538C
      #737877
      ΔE = 0.928 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  2. Sico

    1. ★ 6208-52 Andesite
      #747878
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7403-52 Andesite
      #747878
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 78.01.21
      #757978
      ΔE = 1.206 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ 99.00.42
      #737576
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6327 - Rhinoceros
      #727a7c
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ DEC 797 - Power Suit
      #6f7476
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Rhinoceros / 437
      #727a7c
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Battleship Gray / 412
      #6f7476
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Roman Stone / KM3838-3
      #707977
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Iron Mountain / KM3830-3
      #757673
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sealord / T10 49L-1
      #717775
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Knight's Landing / T170-7
      #72797e
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Roman Stone / 8311
      #707775
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Made In The Shade / 8255
      #71797e
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  10. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 18 B 23 - Grey
      #707a7c
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Light Tundra
      #6d7676
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  12. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 566X
      #777a7a
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 599X
      #6e7c7e
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Pearl Gray
      #737c7e
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. ★ Warm Gray
      #767a7d
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Phantom / PPG1036-6
      #6e797b
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Improbable / PPG1011-5
      #6e7376
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Phantom / PPG1036-6
      #6e797b
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. Improbable / PPG1011-5
      #6e7376
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q5.05.44
      #6e797b
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ON.00.45
      #7a7b79
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 6259 Ice Star
      #6d7576
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  18. Alcro

    1. ★ Antracit Metallic
      #6d7574
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD467-4
      #6d7574
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / S 6000-N
      #787b7a
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. ★ Natural Green / 7005
      #737975
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  21. Olympic

    1. ★ Volcanic Ash D57-5
      #6e7577
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5441
      #6f797c
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. 5447
      #6e7a76
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  23. Bristol

    1. ★ Old Bailey / P224-N6
      #6f7474
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ Silhouette / P223-N6
      #707474
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  24. Resene

    1. ★ Rolling Stone G59-009-202
      #6d7876
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. Innocence G59-009-179
      #6d7773
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-29-5 Beaux Grey
      #767e7d
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gotham City X97R214B
      #6d7475
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
    2. Relaxed Navy
      #6b7579
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  27. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Charcoal Slate 30BB 21/014
      #737575
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  28. Behr

    1. ★ Slate C40-68
      #707473
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. ★ 720F-5 Hidden Peak
      #6b7576
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 175-9 U
      #6c7775
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
    2. ★ P 176-7 U
      #6b7574
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Foggy Day - 6235
      #727c7f
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Westchester Gray - 2849
      #797978
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Rio Bravo
      #6f7c7c
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Roman Stone
      #6a7271
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  32. Berger

    1. ★ Rio Barvo / 8335
      #6f7c7c
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Roman Stone / 8311
      #6a7271
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Rio Barvo / 8335
      #6f7c7c
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. Roman Stone / 8311
      #6a7271
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  34. Beckers

    1. ★ Cyklon 515 / 5301-B28G
      #777879
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  35. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N44 Bridge Grey
      #767778
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ★ N52 Mid Grey
      #727a76
      ΔE = 2.257 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8335 - Rio Bravo
      #6c7876
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  37. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 86528, AS28
      #727e7e
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Tamiya 80353,XF53
      #6d787c
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  38. Devoe Paint

    1. Mystery Sound / 70BG 19/071
      #6d797c
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  39. Tollens

    1. T2134-1
      #6f777b
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
    2. T2134-2
      #6d7271
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  40. Chrysler

    1. Silver
      #73787c
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Silver Gray
      #727578
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  41. General Paint

    1. Stigma / CL 3026D
      #707773
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. Anzac / CL 3085D
      #6a7476
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  42. Audi

    1. Graphite Gray Metallic / 9Q9Q, LM7W
      #7a7d7c
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Monsoon Gray Metallic / 0C0C, 0CPA, 0CPW, 0CSF, 0CSW, LX7R
      #6c7375
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  43. Colortrend

    1. 0479
      #6f7874
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  44. Diamond Vogel

    1. Stairway to Heaven / 0479
      #6f7874
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  45. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.990 #155
      #72777b
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  46. CIL

    1. Grimmy's Grey
      #777777
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  47. AMC

    1. Platinum Blue
      #6b7679
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
    2. Steel Gray
      #7a7f80
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  48. Humbrol

    1. 156 Dark Camouflage Grey
      #78797b
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  49. Dupont

    1. CAS901
      #6c797c
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
    2. CAS885
      #6c7b7a
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  50. Benjamin Moore

    1. Steep Cliff Gray / 2122-20
      #6f7d7e
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Rocky Coast / 1595
      #6d7272
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  51. Nippon Paint

    1. Restful Watch / NP N 2024 D
      #6d7371
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  52. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10994
      #797978
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. CF10989
      #797f7d
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  53. Porter Paints

    1. Volcanic Ash / 555-6
      #6e7579
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  54. Bentley

    1. Kensington Grey / 9561053
      #7b7c7c
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  55. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5005-B20G
      #6c7272
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  56. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 24158
      #6c7976
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
    2. Federal Standard 36187
      #697374
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  57. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 353
      #717a7f
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  58. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Astrogranite
      #757679
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  59. Dulux Australia

    1. Mountain Spur / F12
      #727372
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

#727979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#727979 foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #727979">…</p>

#727979 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #727979">…</p>

#727979 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #727979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7502201
Binary
01110010, 01111001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#727979
LRV
≈ 18.6%
Closest short hex
#777 ΔE = 2.778
RGB
rgb(114, 121, 121)
RGBA
rgba(114, 121, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.340, b: 0.340
RYB
red: 0.447%, yellow: 0.461%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9275015 / 0xff727979
HSL
hsl(180, 3%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 3%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 6% (0.058), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 5.785%, perceived brightness: 46.647%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 9.938, L: 50.254
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.045, L: 0.466
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.020, L: 0.466
CMYK
cyan: 6% (0.058), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 17.227, Y: 18.632, Z: 20.774
xyY
x: 0.304, y: 0.329, Y: 18.632
CIELab
L: 50.254, a: -2.616, b: -0.906
CIELuv
L: 50.254, u: -3.862, v: -0.833
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.254, C: 2.769, H: 199.105
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.254, C: 3.951, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.165, a: -4.300, b: 1.681
CIECAM02
J: 39.753, C: 5.900, h: 201.146, Q: 124.221, M: 5.159, s: 20.379, H: 254.892
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.242, green: 0.653
LMS
L: 17.255, M: 19.634, S: 20.735
YCbCr
Y: 118.140, Cb: 129.036, Cr: 124.927
YCgCo
Y: 119.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: 26.750
YDbDr
Y: 118.907, Db: 3.150, Dr: 9.331
YPbPr
Y: 119.509, Pb: 0.805, Pr: -3.500
xvYCC
Y: 118.637, Cb: 128.707, Cr: 124.925
YIQ
Y: 118.907, I: -4.170, Q: -1.480
YUV
Y: 118.907, U: 1.031, V: -4.305
Munsell Color System
5B 5/1 ΔE = 1.536
Brand Color
Deviantart ΔE = 13.215

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