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#838383 Hex Color Code

#838383 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #838383 is a shade of gray. In the RGB color model #838383 is comprised of 51.37% red, 51.37% green and 51.37% blue. In the HSL color space #838383 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. #6b6b6b
  2. #737373
  3. #7b7b7b
  4. #838383
  5. #8b8b8b
  6. #949494
  7. #9c9c9c

Tints and Shades

#838383 to white

  1. #838383
  2. #979797
  3. #ababab
  4. #bfbfbf
  5. #d4d4d4
  6. #e9e9e9
  7. #ffffff

#838383 to black

  1. #838383
  2. #6c6c6c
  3. #565656
  4. #414141
  5. #2d2d2d
  6. #1a1a1a
  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 = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.36
      #828383
      ΔE = 0.403 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. 75.03.21
      #7b807e
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Dover Gray D58-4
      #838483
      ΔE = 0.754 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Victorian Pewter D45-4
      #818387
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  4. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Matin B6
      #858585
      ΔE = 0.780 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Dover Gray / PPG1001-5
      #848585
      ΔE = 0.800 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Victorian Pewter / PPG1013-5
      #828388
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Dover Gray / PPG1001-5
      #848585
      ΔE = 0.800 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Victorian Pewter / PPG1013-5
      #828388
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Dover Gray / 518-5
      #848585
      ΔE = 0.800 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. Victorian Pewter / 541-5
      #828388
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Cast in Stone / 8295
      #858483
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Grey Matters / 8304
      #838584
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cast in Stone / 8295
      #858483
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Grey Matters / 8304
      #838584
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  10. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cast in Stone
      #858483
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Grey Matters
      #838584
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Storm Cloud / 567
      #808283
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ Looking Glass / 634
      #888786
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6362 - Storm Cloud
      #808283
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ DE 6376 - Looking Glass
      #888786
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  13. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 00 A 09 - Flint grey
      #838385
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. BS381 693 - Aircraft grey
      #7f8583
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #868686
      ΔE = 1.169 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ Medium Gray
      #828583
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  15. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Polar Gray
      #808080
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  16. Chrysler

    1. ★ Vapor Steel Gray
      #808080
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
    2. ★ Light Iris
      #7e8082
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Wool Peacoat / CSP-25
      #858282
      ΔE = 1.199 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
    2. ★ Whale Gray / 2134-40
      #7f8384
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0542
      #878686
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. ★ 0534
      #858787
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Captain Nemo / 0542
      #878686
      ΔE = 1.312 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. ★ Subtle Shadow / 0534
      #858787
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Sword M66-002-254
      #808284
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ Silver Lining M72-001-132
      #7f7f7d
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4204T Garden Path
      #838183
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 4202T Braintree Road
      #8a8789
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10794
      #878787
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. CF10793
      #7a7f81
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  23. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Teak Cups / JG-139
      #838685
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  24. Tollens

    1. ★ T2141-5
      #858684
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. ★ T2142-6
      #807f80
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  25. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.50
      #868786
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. FN.02.47
      #84817d
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8295 - Cast In Stone
      #807f7e
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 8288 - Stone Age
      #7e8485
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  27. Duron

    1. ★ Cityscape
      #7f8384
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5439
      #7f817f
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  29. Caparol

    1. ★ 61 3 58 / Kassler Braun 20
      #888484
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 4503-Y14R
      #848480
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  30. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / FS224
      #7d8080
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 21.4%
    2. Cool Blue / S 5502-B
      #7c8385
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  31. General Paint

    1. ★ Sawback / CL 3195D
      #827f80
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. ★ Black Pepper / CL 3185D
      #878888
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  32. KILZ

    1. ★ Chipped Granite / G861
      #7f8385
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  33. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Dove Grey
      #888785
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Cast In Stone / 8295
      #888887
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Grey Matters / 8304
      #868987
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  35. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4984
      #888889
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. ★ 4990
      #838689
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  36. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Washboard / RLTH238
      #878683
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Gris liberté
      #848683
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Roche de granite
      #888783
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Cityscape - 7067
      #7f817e
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. ★ Software - 7074
      #7f8486
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  39. Behr

    1. ★ Slate Gray C60-33
      #7c8080
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 801 Natural Slate
      #7a7d7c
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  40. Pantone / PMS

    1. 425 U
      #7c7e7f
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 425 UP
      #7c7d7b
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4502-B
      #7f7d7d
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. S 4005-B20G
      #7f8686
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  42. Audi

    1. Titanium Grey Metallic / LY7P
      #828788
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. Graphite Gray Metallic / 9Q9Q, LM7W
      #7a7d7c
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Almost Charcoal
      #7d7d7d
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Sleepy Kitten R205C
      #8a8a88
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. Seal Grey 00NN 25/000
      #7d7d7c
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 4384 Berry Grey 30RR 27/028
      #898384
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  45. GM / General Motors

    1. Sage
      #7b8080
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
    2. Pearl Gray
      #7a7e80
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
  46. Focoltone

    1. 6056
      #818084
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  47. AMC

    1. Inca Silver
      #7e8386
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. Steel Gray
      #7a7f80
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  48. Sico

    1. 6182-42 Salt and Pepper
      #8b8988
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  49. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Carriage Stone 28-19
      #7d8285
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Blue Slate 25-21
      #808684
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  50. Dulux Australia

    1. Colorbond® Windspray / O17
      #808684
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. Metal Icon / E21
      #7c8285
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  51. Taubmans

    1. Stormy Skies / T12 8.G6
      #838682
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Day's End / T12 9.F3
      #807d80
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  52. Bristol

    1. Stormy Skies / P226-N6
      #838682
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Day'S End / P232-N5
      #807d80
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  53. Bentley

    1. Kensington Grey / 9561053
      #7b7c7c
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  54. Nippon Paint

    1. Braintree Road / NP N 1920 T
      #8a888b
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  55. Sto

    1. 34132
      #848084
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  56. Devoe Paint

    1. Seal Grey / 00NN 25/000
      #86847f
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 23.1%

#838383 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#838383 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #838383">…</p>

#838383 background

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="background-color: #838383">…</p>

#838383 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #838383">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8618883
Binary
10000011, 10000011, 10000011
Hexadecimal
#838383
LRV
≈ 22.7%
Closest short hex
#888 ΔE = 1.945
RGB
rgb(131, 131, 131)
RGBA
rgba(131, 131, 131, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.514%, yellow: 0.514%, blue: 0.514%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8158333 / 0xff838383
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 51% (0.514)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 51.373%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 54.758
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.514
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.514
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 49% (0.486)
CMY
cyan: 49% (0.486), magenta: 49% (0.486), yellow: 49% (0.486)
XYZ
X: 21.572, Y: 22.697, Z: 24.713
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 22.697
CIELab
L: 54.758, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 54.758, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.758, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.758, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.641, a: -2.545, b: 2.593
CIECAM02
J: 44.463, C: 1.482, h: 210.928, Q: 131.374, M: 1.296, s: 9.931, H: 267.800
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.128, green: 0.221
LMS
L: 21.545, M: 23.500, S: 24.676
YCbCr
Y: 128.529, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 131.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 32.750
YDbDr
Y: 131.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 131.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 128.506, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 131.000, I: 0.000, Q: -0.000
YUV
Y: 131.000, U: 0.001, V: -0.000
Munsell Color System
5RP 5/1 ΔE = 4.051
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 8.464

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