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Natural Color System / NCS S 3502-G / #979690 Hex Color Code

#979690 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979690 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #979690 is comprised of 59.22% red, 58.82% green and 56.47% blue. In the HSL color space #979690 has a hue of 51° (degrees), 3% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.56 nm.

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b7a74
  2. #84837d
  3. #8e8d87
  4. #979690
  5. #a1a099
  6. #aaa9a3
  7. #b4b3ad

Tints and Shades

#979690 to white

  1. #979690
  2. #a8a7a2
  3. #b9b8b4
  4. #cac9c6
  5. #dbdbd9
  6. #ededec
  7. #ffffff

#979690 to black

  1. #979690
  2. #7c7b76
  3. #62625e
  4. #494946
  5. #323230
  6. #1c1c1b
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2142-4
      #96958f
      ΔE = 0.381 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ TF259-3
      #97958f
      ΔE = 0.479 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Aegean Ruins R287C
      #97968f
      ΔE = 0.487 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. ★ Luxe Grey X37R75D
      #9a948e
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Noble Reign / T12 9.E12
      #969791
      ΔE = 0.775 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. ★ Secret Agent / T12 9.E11
      #9c9990
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  4. Flügger

    1. ★ Sølvgrå (U-544)
      #999792
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Platingrå (U-731)
      #939087
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 423
      #94948f
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. ★ Cool Grey 8
      #969491
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10786
      #94958e
      ΔE = 1.060 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. CF10788
      #969695
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  7. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 A 07 - Nimbus grey / Wood ash / Woodash
      #9a9792
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. BS 2660 BS 9-096 - Shire grey
      #95908c
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  8. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Icon Grey / 00NN 31/000
      #95938e
      ΔE = 1.206 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. ★ Wirework Grey / 30BG 31/022
      #949793
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-20-4 Chasm
      #959792
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 5-15-4 Obscure Grey
      #9f9b92
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Half Friar Grey N69-008-089
      #98958d
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Half Taupe Grey Y71-009-090
      #9d998f
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Smithys Forge / P200-N5
      #95968e
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Tabby / P199-N5
      #99948a
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Pewter Cast - 7673
      #9b9893
      ΔE = 1.315 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Illusive Green - 9164
      #92948d
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Shoal / CL 3234D
      #9b9790
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Seraph / CL 3224M
      #9d9895
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.03.18
      #9b9790
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. 90.03.19
      #97978b
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  15. Beckers

    1. ★ Sten 538 / 5402-Y05R
      #989991
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. ★ Gråsäl 578 / 4105-Y01R
      #9b998f
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  16. KILZ

    1. ★ Lost Space / H831
      #9b978f
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ DP-501 Gray Mist
      #939691
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Cobblestone Grey B-2p
      #90918f
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  18. Jotun

    1. ★ 1877 / Valmuefrø
      #96938b
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. ★ 1378 / Kontur
      #9e9a93
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  19. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Soft Earth / RLUL223
      #95958c
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8329 - Pussy Willow
      #989a94
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. 8296 - Diamond Heights
      #9c9c99
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  21. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Silver Lavender
      #979991
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  22. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7004 / Signal grey
      #969992
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Rainstorm / CSP-50
      #939692
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. Soho Loft / CSP-10
      #9a9593
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Catalina Gray
      #9a9591
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. Light Graystone
      #98988c
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  25. Chrysler

    1. ★ Heron Gray
      #9b9a96
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. ★ Auburn Mist
      #979492
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  26. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 4502-Y
      #96988f
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Warm Red / S 4502-R
      #969695
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  27. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Trout 33-13
      #94918b
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  28. Glidden

    1. ★ Stone Grey / 30YY 31/024
      #9b9895
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ Lazy Afternoon / PPG1007-5
      #97928b
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Slippery Shale / KM3845-2
      #93958c
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lazy Afternoon / PPG1007-5
      #97928b
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. ★ Kentucky Lake 7059-1
      #959993
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  31. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dormant Gray / NP N 2043 T
      #94918a
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
    2. Rare Talent / NP N 1927 T
      #999594
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7399-42 Alexandra Pier
      #91938f
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. ★ 7402-52 Obscure Sky
      #91918c
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  33. Sikkens

    1. ★ FN.02.57
      #9d9b95
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. G4.05.55
      #9c998f
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  34. Sico

    1. ★ 6207-52 Obscure Sky
      #91918c
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. 6204-52 Gravel Road
      #989b97
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  35. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1615 Mountain Pass
      #959492
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  36. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Granite G11
      #9a9b97
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  37. Alcro

    1. ★ Chai
      #9a968c
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  38. AMC

    1. ★ Queenstown Gray
      #90918c
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  39. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Old Monterey 30YY 33/047
      #98938a
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 4427 Cool Sand 70YY 33/061
      #969388
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  40. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0230 / Navy
      #929790
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. 2112
      #909691
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  41. Ford

    1. Light Pewter
      #90938b
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
    2. Dove Gray
      #909087
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  42. Levis

    1. Herontdekt Beton
      #9e9890
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  43. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26280
      #969896
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Federal Standard 26251
      #929392
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  44. Caparol

    1. 33S 3 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.33S 3
      #9c9c94
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Flandern18 / Flandern 18
      #949088
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  45. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80019,X19
      #8f918b
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  46. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3502-B
      #979594
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  47. Magnolia Home

    1. Before & After / JG-146
      #918f89
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
    2. Watering Can / JG-135
      #a19c96
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  48. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N45 Koala Grey
      #928f89
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  49. Audi

    1. Atlas Gray Metallic/Atlasgrau Metallic / 4A, 4A4A, LY7Q
      #989a98
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  50. Man

    1. Lichtgrau / 7035
      #8e918a
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  51. CIL

    1. Sea Level
      #959a91
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  52. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Granite Cliff / 8440
      #979188
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  53. Brighto Paints

    1. 2052 Smokey Wings
      #969a90
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  54. Sanderson

    1. Hindu
      #948f8b
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  55. Disney

    1. 4C-20-3 Mickeys Shadow
      #908f8c
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 27.5%

#979690 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979690 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #979690">…</p>

#979690 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #979690">…</p>

#979690 shadow

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979690">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9934480
Binary
10010111, 10010110, 10010000
Hexadecimal
#979690
LRV
≈ 30.4%
Closest short hex
#999 ΔE = 3.591
RGB
rgb(151, 150, 144)
RGBA
rgba(151, 150, 144, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.339, g: 0.337, b: 0.324
RYB
red: 0.569%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.565%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6842736 / 0xff979690
HSL
hsl(51, 3%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(51, 3%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 51° (51.429), saturation: 5% (0.046), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 51.429, saturation: 4.636%, perceived brightness: 58.678%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 79.159, S: 7.113, L: 62.003
Cubehelix
H: 49.602, S: 0.047, L: 0.587
TSL
T: 1.840, S: 0.009, L: 0.587
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.007), yellow: 5% (0.046), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 44% (0.435)
XYZ
X: 28.702, Y: 30.406, Z: 30.737
xyY
x: 0.319, y: 0.338, Y: 30.406
CIELab
L: 62.003, a: -0.768, b: 3.289
CIELuv
L: 62.003, u: 0.915, v: 4.780
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.003, C: 3.377, H: 103.144
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.003, C: 4.867, H: 79.159
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.141, a: -3.585, b: 5.549
CIECAM02
J: 52.237, C: 3.237, h: 108.772, Q: 142.397, M: 2.831, s: 14.099, H: 132.587
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.063, jaune: 0.400, green: 0.284
LMS
L: 29.104, M: 31.606, S: 30.726
YCbCr
Y: 144.519, Cb: 125.218, Cr: 128.865
YCgCo
Y: 148.750, Cg: 1.250, Co: 39.500
YDbDr
Y: 149.615, Db: -8.448, Dr: -2.635
YPbPr
Y: 149.781, Pb: -3.115, Pr: 0.776
xvYCC
Y: 144.635, Cb: 125.264, Cr: 128.682
YIQ
Y: 149.615, I: 2.523, Q: -1.655
YUV
Y: 149.615, U: -2.762, V: 1.215
Munsell Color System
5GY 6/1 ΔE = 3.119
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 3.591

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