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#737979 Hex Color Code

#737979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #737979 is a shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #737979 is comprised of 45.1% red, 47.45% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #737979 has a hue of 180° (degrees), 3% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5d6363
  2. #646a6a
  3. #6c7272
  4. #737979
  5. #7a8080
  6. #828888
  7. #899090

Tints and Shades

#737979 to white

  1. #737979
  2. #898e8e
  3. #9fa4a4
  4. #b7baba
  5. #ced0d0
  6. #e6e7e7
  7. #ffffff

#737979 to black

  1. #737979
  2. #5f6464
  3. #4c5050
  4. #3a3c3c
  5. #282a2a
  6. #181818
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Steel Smoke
      #727979
      ΔE = 0.362 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  2. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 2538C
      #737877
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  3. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7403-52 Andesite
      #747878
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  4. Sico

    1. ★ 6208-52 Andesite
      #747878
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2140-5
      #757978
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ T2147-4
      #797e7f
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 78.01.21
      #757978
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ 69.03.21
      #767e80
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Trojan N59-004-237
      #757878
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. ★ Rolling Stone G59-009-202
      #6d7876
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  8. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 566X
      #777a7a
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
    2. 599X
      #6e7c7e
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6327 - Rhinoceros
      #727a7c
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. DE 6320 - Pike Lake
      #6c7779
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Rhinoceros / 437
      #727a7c
      ΔE = 1.323 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
    2. ★ Battleship Gray / 412
      #6f7476
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / S 6000-N
      #787b7a
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. ★ Natural Green / 7005
      #737975
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Roman Stone / KM3838-3
      #707977
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Iron Mountain / KM3830-3
      #757673
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dawn Gray
      #727678
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
    2. ★ Crystal Blue
      #727774
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  14. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 18 B 23 - Grey
      #707a7c
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  15. Ford

    1. ★ Light Tundra
      #6d7676
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5199
      #787c7a
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
    2. ★ 5440
      #757e7d
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Charcoal Slate 30BB 21/014
      #737575
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  18. Beckers

    1. ★ Cyklon 515 / 5301-B28G
      #777879
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  19. Bristol

    1. ★ Old Bailey / P224-N6
      #6f7474
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
    2. ★ Silhouette / P223-N6
      #707474
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 6259 Ice Star
      #6d7576
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 17.3%
  21. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N44 Bridge Grey
      #767778
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. N52 Mid Grey
      #727a76
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
  22. Taubmans

    1. ★ Silhouette / T12 47.F12
      #707474
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Hippodrome / T171-7
      #6f7478
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  23. Olympic

    1. ★ Volcanic Ash D57-5
      #6e7577
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-29-5 Beaux Grey
      #767e7d
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  25. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD467-4
      #6d7574
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  26. Alcro

    1. ★ Antracit Metallic
      #6d7574
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
  27. Sikkens

    1. ★ Q5.05.44
      #6e797b
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
    2. ON.00.45
      #7a7b79
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  28. Behr

    1. ★ Slate C40-68
      #707473
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 17.2%
    2. Slate Gray C620-33
      #7a7d7b
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  29. Audi

    1. ★ Graphite Gray Metallic / 9Q9Q, LM7W
      #7a7d7c
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Monsoon Gray Metallic / 0C0C, 0CPA, 0CPW, 0CSF, 0CSW, LX7R
      #6c7375
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  30. CIL

    1. ★ Grimmy's Grey
      #777777
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  31. Humbrol

    1. ★ 156 Dark Camouflage Grey
      #78797b
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  32. Chrysler

    1. Silver
      #73787c
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
    2. Silver Gray
      #727578
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 17.7%
  33. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Foggy Day - 6235
      #727c7f
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Westchester Gray - 2849
      #797978
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10994
      #797978
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 19.1%
    2. CF10989
      #797f7d
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  35. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.990 #155
      #72777b
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  36. Bentley

    1. Kensington Grey / 9561053
      #7b7c7c
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  37. General Paint

    1. Abalon / CL 3174D
      #797b78
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Anzac / CL 3085D
      #6a7476
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  38. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 16231
      #767b7f
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. Federal Standard 34158
      #6c7977
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  39. Berger

    1. Rio Barvo / 8335
      #6f7c7c
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  40. Vista Paint

    1. Rio Bravo
      #6f7c7c
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  41. Scib Paints

    1. Rio Barvo / 8335
      #6f7c7c
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  42. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 86528, AS28
      #727e7e
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Tamiya 80353,XF53
      #6d787c
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  43. AMC

    1. Steel Gray
      #7a7f80
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Platinum Blue
      #6b7679
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  44. Coronado Paint

    1. 8335 - Rio Bravo
      #6c7876
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 17.9%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Stairway to Heaven / 0479
      #6f7874
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  46. Colortrend

    1. 0479
      #6f7874
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  47. Devoe Paint

    1. Mystery Sound / 70BG 19/071
      #6d797c
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  48. Pantone / PMS

    1. 424
      #7a7a78
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
    2. Cool Grey 10
      #737373
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  49. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Astrogranite
      #757679
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  50. Nippon Paint

    1. Restful Watch / NP N 2024 D
      #6d7371
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  51. Porter Paints

    1. Volcanic Ash / 555-6
      #6e7579
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  52. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Volcanic Ash 555-6
      #6e7579
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 17.4%
  53. Dulux Australia

    1. Mountain Spur / F12
      #727372
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  54. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 5005-B20G
      #6c7272
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 16.4%
  55. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Made In The Shade / 8255
      #71797e
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
    2. Shadow Dance / 8303
      #727371
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 17.0%
  56. Jotun

    1. 9913 / Matrix
      #7b7a79
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  57. Benjamin Moore

    1. Porch Swing / CSP-750
      #717d7a
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
    2. Steep Cliff Gray / 2122-20
      #6f7d7e
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  58. Dupont

    1. CAS901
      #6c797c
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 18.3%
  59. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 353
      #717a7f
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  60. Dulux

    1. Night Jewels 3
      #737372
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  61. Levis

    1. Volcanic Touch
      #737372
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 17.1%
  62. Valspar Paint

    1. Almost Charcoal
      #7d7d7d
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 20.5%

#737979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#737979 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #737979">…</p>

#737979 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #737979">…</p>

#737979 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #737979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7567737
Binary
01110011, 01111001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#737979
LRV
≈ 18.7%
Closest short hex
#777 ΔE = 2.397
RGB
rgb(115, 121, 121)
RGBA
rgba(115, 121, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.322, g: 0.339, b: 0.339
RYB
red: 0.451%, yellow: 0.463%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9209479 / 0xff737979
HSL
hsl(180, 3%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 3%%, 46%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 5% (0.050), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 4.959%, perceived brightness: 46.760%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 8.536, L: 50.334
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.039, L: 0.467
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.017, L: 0.467
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.050), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.549), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 17.358, Y: 18.700, Z: 20.780
xyY
x: 0.305, y: 0.329, Y: 18.700
CIELab
L: 50.334, a: -2.246, b: -0.780
CIELuv
L: 50.334, u: -3.323, v: -0.717
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.334, C: 2.378, H: 199.148
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.334, C: 3.399, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.243, a: -4.025, b: 1.779
CIECAM02
J: 39.851, C: 5.302, h: 201.469, Q: 124.375, M: 4.637, s: 19.308, H: 255.328
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.225, green: 0.590
LMS
L: 17.379, M: 19.657, S: 20.742
YCbCr
Y: 118.397, Cb: 128.888, Cr: 125.366
YCgCo
Y: 119.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 27.250
YDbDr
Y: 119.206, Db: 2.700, Dr: 7.998
YPbPr
Y: 119.722, Pb: 0.690, Pr: -3.000
xvYCC
Y: 118.820, Cb: 128.606, Cr: 125.365
YIQ
Y: 119.206, I: -3.574, Q: -1.269
YUV
Y: 119.206, U: 0.884, V: -3.690
Munsell Color System
5B 5/1 ΔE = 1.779
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 13.106

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