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#818181 Hex Color Code

#818181 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #818181 is a shade of gray. In the RGB color model #818181 is comprised of 50.59% red, 50.59% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #818181 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #696969
  2. #717171
  3. #797979
  4. #818181
  5. #898989
  6. #919191
  7. #9a9a9a

Tints and Shades

#818181 to white

  1. #818181
  2. #959595
  3. #a9a9a9
  4. #bebebe
  5. #d3d3d3
  6. #e9e9e9
  7. #ffffff

#818181 to black

  1. #818181
  2. #6a6a6a
  3. #555555
  4. #404040
  5. #2c2c2c
  6. #191919
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9023 / Pearl dark grey
      #828282
      ΔE = 0.391 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. ★ RAL 7037 / Dusty grey
      #7d7f7d
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  2. Chrysler

    1. ★ Vapor Steel Gray
      #808080
      ΔE = 0.392 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. ★ Light Iris
      #7e8082
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  3. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Polar Gray
      #808080
      ΔE = 0.392 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 179-9 C
      #808182
      ΔE = 0.695 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. ★ P 179-9 U
      #817f7c
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / FS192
      #818283
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Mineral Grey / S 6000-N
      #787b7a
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.36
      #828383
      ΔE = 0.802 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 75.03.21
      #7b807e
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6362 - Storm Cloud
      #808283
      ΔE = 1.000 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Bold Backdrop
      #7a7d7f
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Storm Cloud / 567
      #808283
      ΔE = 1.000 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. Looking Glass / 634
      #888786
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8304 - Grey Matters
      #7e807f
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. 8232 - Girgitta
      #818085
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Ricochet M66-001-236
      #848484
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Aluminium M74-003-235
      #848789
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Dover Gray D58-4
      #838483
      ΔE = 1.271 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Victorian Pewter D45-4
      #818387
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  12. Berger

    1. ★ Cast in Stone / 8295
      #858483
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Grey Matters / 8304
      #838584
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cast in Stone / 8295
      #858483
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Grey Matters / 8304
      #838584
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cast in Stone
      #858483
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Grey Matters
      #838584
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4204T Garden Path
      #838183
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 563
      #81807b
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  16. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 00 A 09 - Flint grey
      #838385
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. BS381 693 - Aircraft grey
      #7f8583
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Shale
      #828385
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ Marol Gray
      #818486
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5439
      #7f817f
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. 6193
      #7b7f83
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Dover Gray / 518-5
      #848585
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Dover Gray / PPG1001-5
      #848585
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  21. Glidden

    1. ★ Dover Gray / PPG1001-5
      #848585
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. ★ Seal Grey / 00NN 25/000
      #868586
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  22. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Matin B6
      #858585
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Almost Charcoal
      #7d7d7d
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Elephant Gray
      #838287
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4502-B
      #7f7d7d
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  25. Taubmans

    1. ★ Victorian Pewter / T10 37K-2
      #848486
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. Day's End / T12 9.F3
      #807d80
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Seal Grey 00NN 25/000
      #7d7d7c
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Stonewall 30GG 25/018
      #7d817e
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  27. Duron

    1. ★ Cityscape
      #7f8384
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  28. Behr

    1. ★ Slate Gray C60-33
      #7c8080
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. Slate Gray C620-33
      #7a7d7b
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  29. Sikkens

    1. ★ SN.02.47
      #7d8183
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ON.00.50
      #868786
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  30. KILZ

    1. ★ Chipped Granite / G861
      #7f8385
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  31. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Captain Nemo / 0542
      #878686
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Subtle Shadow / 0534
      #858787
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  32. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0542
      #878686
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. 0555
      #817c7d
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  33. Bentley

    1. ★ Kensington Grey / 9561053
      #7b7c7c
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  34. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Teak Cups / JG-139
      #838685
      ΔE = 2.132 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Wooden Palette / JG-130
      #857f7c
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  35. Audi

    1. ★ Graphite Gray Metallic / 9Q9Q, LM7W
      #7a7d7c
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Titanium Grey Metallic / LY7P
      #828788
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  36. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10794
      #878787
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. CF10989
      #797f7d
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  37. AMC

    1. Steel Gray
      #7a7f80
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
    2. Inca Silver
      #7e8386
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  38. Focoltone

    1. 6056
      #818084
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  39. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Software - 7074
      #7f8486
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Sensuous Gray - 7081
      #837d7f
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  40. Bristol

    1. Day'S End / P232-N5
      #807d80
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  41. Caparol

    1. 4503-Y14R
      #848480
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. 26/19
      #888888
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  42. Peintures MF

    1. Gris liberté
      #848683
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  43. General Paint

    1. Bistro / CL 2485D
      #847e7f
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Black Pepper / CL 3185D
      #878888
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  44. Tollens

    1. T2147-4
      #797e7f
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Crayon mine
      #7f7c79
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  45. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Carriage Stone 28-19
      #7d8285
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Blue Slate 25-21
      #808684
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  46. Ralph Lauren

    1. Washboard / RLTH238
      #878683
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  47. Mylands of London

    1. Dove Grey
      #888785
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  48. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2712
      #7f7b7a
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  49. Alcro

    1. Gradis
      #7e7c79
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 20.2%
  50. Devoe Paint

    1. Charcoal Slate / 30BB 21/014
      #7c7c79
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  51. Benjamin Moore

    1. Steel Wool / 2121-20
      #797c7e
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
    2. Englewood Cliffs / 1607
      #808588
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
  52. Ford

    1. Black White Brown
      #888888
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Arizona Beige
      #878784
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  53. Tikkurila

    1. 4990
      #838689
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. 4984
      #888889
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  54. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Cast In Stone / 8295
      #888887
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  55. Jotun

    1. 9913 / Matrix
      #7b7a79
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  56. Sto

    1. 34132
      #848084
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  57. Dulux Australia

    1. Metal Icon / E21
      #7c8285
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Colorbond® Windspray / O17
      #808684
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  58. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26187
      #7b8284
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 21.8%

Color Directory

#818181 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#818181 foreground

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="color: #818181">…</p>

#818181 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: #818181">…</p>

#818181 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #818181">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8487297
Binary
10000001, 10000001, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#818181
LRV
≈ 22.0%
Closest short hex
#888 ΔE = 2.727
RGB
rgb(129, 129, 129)
RGBA
rgba(129, 129, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.506%, yellow: 0.506%, blue: 0.506%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8289919 / 0xff818181
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 51% (0.506)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 50.588%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 53.977
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.506
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.506
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.494)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.494), magenta: 49% (0.494), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 20.865, Y: 21.953, Z: 23.903
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 21.953
CIELab
L: 53.977, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 53.977, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.977, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.977, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.854, a: -2.503, b: 2.550
CIECAM02
J: 43.656, C: 1.468, h: 210.928, Q: 130.176, M: 1.284, s: 9.931, H: 267.800
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.127, green: 0.219
LMS
L: 20.839, M: 22.730, S: 23.867
YCbCr
Y: 126.811, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 129.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 32.250
YDbDr
Y: 129.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 129.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 126.788, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 129.000, I: -0.000, Q: -0.000
YUV
Y: 129.000, U: 0.001, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
10P 5/1 ΔE = 3.518
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 9.246

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