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Taupe gray / #8b8589 Hex Color Code

#8b8589 Paint ChipThe color taupe gray with hexadecimal color code #8b8589 is a shade of magenta-pink. In the RGB color model #8b8589 is comprised of 54.51% red, 52.16% green and 53.73% blue. In the HSL color space #8b8589 has a hue of 320° (degrees), 3% saturation and 53% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 526.24 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #726c70
  2. #7a7478
  3. #837d81
  4. #8b8589
  5. #948d91
  6. #9c969a
  7. #a59fa3

Tints and Shades

#8b8589 to white

  1. #8b8589
  2. #9d989c
  3. #b0acaf
  4. #c3c0c2
  5. #d7d5d6
  6. #ebeaea
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#8b8589 to black

  1. #8b8589
  2. #726e71
  3. #5b575a
  4. #444243
  5. #2f2d2e
  6. #1b1a1a
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 17-3911 TPG
      #868387
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ P 173-5 U
      #91878a
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4202T Braintree Road
      #8a8789
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. 4204T Garden Path
      #838183
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vessel Gray
      #8e888a
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. Elephant Gray
      #838287
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Silverwing Gray
      #8a878d
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Braintree Road / NP N 1920 T
      #8a888b
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4384 Berry Grey 30RR 27/028
      #898384
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Hedge / 10RB 23/061
      #868288
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. ★ Rendezvous / 30RB 26/067
      #8f888f
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Girgitta / 8232
      #87868b
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Lavender Rose / 8215
      #93878b
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Girgitta
      #87868b
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Lavender Rose
      #93878b
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Girgitta / 8232
      #87868b
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Lavender Rose / 8215
      #93878b
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4005-R50B
      #8d8287
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. S 4005-R80B
      #85858b
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Shining Armor D44-4
      #8e8a8c
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. Pewter Mug D43-4
      #898182
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  13. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Pashmina Plum / JG-100
      #8c848c
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8215 - Lavender Rose
      #8e8385
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Pewter Mug / 531-5
      #8b8283
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 23.1%
    2. ★ Shining Armor / 540-5
      #908b8e
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  16. Ford

    1. ★ Gunsmoke Gray
      #8a868e
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
    2. Gray
      #868686
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  17. Sto

    1. ★ 34132
      #848084
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  18. Glidden

    1. ★ Shining Armor / PPG1003-5
      #908b8e
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Seal Grey / 00NN 25/000
      #868586
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Shining Armor / PPG1003-5
      #908b8e
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Victorian Pewter / PPG1013-5
      #828388
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  20. Caparol

    1. 61 3 58 / Kassler Braun 20
      #888484
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 26/19
      #888888 / #888
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. Plum Point
      #92868a
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Dark Moon / T167-6
      #868586
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. Hedgehog / T166-6
      #938a8c
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Girgitta / 8232
      #8b8a8e
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Evening Skyline / CSP-505
      #928a8c
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. Wool Peacoat / CSP-25
      #858282
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  25. Sigma

    1. Warm Red / 1308 B
      #908a8b
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 5005-R50B
      #88898f
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  26. Colorhouse

    1. Wool .04
      #8b8a8c
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Gris Morado - 9156
      #8f8a91
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  28. KILZ

    1. Warrior / G841
      #848289
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  29. Tikkurila

    1. 4984
      #888889
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Captain Nemo / 0542
      #878686
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 0542
      #878686
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  32. Resene

    1. Suva Grey N64-004-043
      #8b8685
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  33. Behr

    1. Heather Field ECC-23-2
      #8a8a8f
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  34. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 00 A 09 - Flint grey
      #838385
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7357-52 Enigma
      #88848d
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  36. Sico

    1. 6175-52 Enigma
      #88848d
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  37. AMC

    1. Federal Gray
      #8a8685
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  38. Testors

    1. Testors 1180
      #847e84
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  39. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10794
      #878787
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  40. Focoltone

    1. 6055
      #8d8c90
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. 6056
      #818084
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  41. Levis

    1. Atl Matin B6
      #858585
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  42. Sikkens

    1. YN.02.45
      #847e80
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 21.4%

#8b8589 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b8589 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #8b8589">…</p>

#8b8589 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #8b8589">…</p>

#8b8589 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 #8b8589">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9143689
Binary
10001011, 10000101, 10001001
Hexadecimal
#8b8589
LRV
≈ 24.1%
Closest short hex
#888 ΔE = 3.345
RGB
rgb(139, 133, 137)
RGBA
rgba(139, 133, 137, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.340, g: 0.325, b: 0.335
RYB
red: 54.510%, yellow: 52.157%, blue: 53.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7633527 / 0xff8b8589
HSL
hsl(320, 3%, 53%)
HSLA
hsla(320, 3%, 53%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 320° (320.000), saturation: 4% (0.043), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 320.000, saturation: 4.317%, perceived brightness: 53.050%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 323.333, S: 3.236, L: 56.158
Cubehelix
H: -52.223, S: 0.037, L: 0.530
TSL
T: 4.625, S: 0.014, L: 0.530
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 4% (0.043), yellow: 1% (0.014), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 46% (0.463)
XYZ
X: 23.550, Y: 24.070, Z: 27.067
xyY
x: 0.315, y: 0.322, Y: 24.070
CIELab
L: 56.158, a: 3.014, b: -1.345
CIELuv
L: 56.158, u: 3.203, v: -2.385
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.158, C: 3.300, H: 335.957
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.158, C: 3.993, H: 323.333
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.061, a: -0.177, b: 1.632
CIECAM02
J: 46.042, C: 3.894, h: 323.545, Q: 133.687, M: 3.405, s: 15.960, H: 350.329
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.094, jaune: -0.382, green: -0.228
LMS
L: 23.202, M: 24.455, S: 27.016
YCbCr
Y: 132.181, Cb: 128.868, Cr: 130.350
YCgCo
Y: 135.500, Cg: -2.500, Co: 35.250
YDbDr
Y: 135.250, Db: 2.632, Dr: -7.130
YPbPr
Y: 134.566, Pb: 1.310, Pr: 2.816
xvYCC
Y: 131.568, Cb: 129.151, Cr: 130.474
YIQ
Y: 135.250, I: 2.289, Q: 2.513
YUV
Y: 135.250, U: 0.863, V: 3.290
Munsell Color System
5RP 5/1 ΔE = 4.298
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 7.797

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