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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.

Color Variations

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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

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Tollens

    1. ★ T2142-4
      #96958f
      ΔE = 0.381
    2. ★ TF259-3
      #97958f
      ΔE = 0.479
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Noble Reign / T12 9.E12
      #969791
      ΔE = 0.775
    2. ★ Secret Agent / T12 9.E11
      #9c9990
      ΔE = 2.021
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Saxon Gray
      #979892
      ΔE = 0.955
    2. Cheviot Gray
      #8e908a
      ΔE = 2.775
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 423
      #94948f
      ΔE = 1.016
    2. ★ Cool Grey 8
      #969491
      ΔE = 1.639
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10786
      #94958e
      ΔE = 1.060
    2. ★ CF10787
      #9c958f
      ΔE = 2.231
  6. British Standard

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

    1. ★ Icon Grey / 00NN 31/000
      #95938e
      ΔE = 1.206
    2. ★ Wirework Grey / 30BG 31/022
      #949793
      ΔE = 1.790
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Silver
      #959692
      ΔE = 1.226
    2. ★ Heron Gray
      #9b9a96
      ΔE = 1.854
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-20-4 Chasm
      #959792
      ΔE = 1.229
    2. 5-15-4 Obscure Grey
      #9f9b92
      ΔE = 2.732
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Shoal / CL 3234D
      #9b9790
      ΔE = 1.342
    2. Diego / CL 3014D
      #919088
      ΔE = 2.550
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.03.18
      #9b9790
      ΔE = 1.342
    2. 90.03.19
      #97978b
      ΔE = 2.935
  12. Beckers

    1. ★ Sten 538 / 5402-Y05R
      #989991
      ΔE = 1.529
    2. ★ Gråsäl 578 / 4105-Y01R
      #9b998f
      ΔE = 2.252
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Tin Lizzie - 9163
      #939591
      ΔE = 1.589
    2. ★ Illusive Green - 9164
      #92948d
      ΔE = 1.599
  14. Behr

    1. ★ DP-501 Gray Mist
      #939691
      ΔE = 1.594
    2. Cobblestone Grey B-2p
      #90918f
      ΔE = 2.861
  15. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Soft Earth / RLUL223
      #95958c
      ΔE = 1.606
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8329 - Pussy Willow
      #989a94
      ΔE = 1.694
    2. 8296 - Diamond Heights
      #9c9c99
      ΔE = 2.730
  17. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Silver Lavender
      #979991
      ΔE = 1.695
  18. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7004 / Signal grey
      #969992
      ΔE = 1.741
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Rainstorm / CSP-50
      #939692
      ΔE = 1.807
    2. Wall Street / CSP-20
      #939493
      ΔE = 2.669
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 4502-Y
      #96988f
      ΔE = 1.878
    2. Warm Red / S 4502-R
      #969695
      ΔE = 2.451
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Trout 33-13
      #94918b
      ΔE = 1.900
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Slippery Shale / KM3845-2
      #93958c
      ΔE = 1.970
  23. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dormant Gray / NP N 2043 T
      #94918a
      ΔE = 1.984
    2. Smokey Wings / NP N 2029 T
      #909189
      ΔE = 2.465
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kentucky Lake 7059-1
      #959993
      ΔE = 1.987
  25. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7399-42 Alexandra Pier
      #91938f
      ΔE = 1.994
    2. ★ 7402-52 Obscure Sky
      #91918c
      ΔE = 2.054
  26. Sico

    1. ★ 6207-52 Obscure Sky
      #91918c
      ΔE = 2.054
    2. 6204-52 Gravel Road
      #989b97
      ΔE = 2.419
  27. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1615 Mountain Pass
      #959492
      ΔE = 2.055
  28. Jotun

    1. ★ 9933 / Stenvegg
      #92928f
      ΔE = 2.136
    2. 7214 / Granittsten
      #909591
      ΔE = 2.573
  29. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Granite G11
      #9a9b97
      ΔE = 2.171
  30. Alcro

    1. ★ Chai
      #9a968c
      ΔE = 2.223
  31. AMC

    1. ★ Queenstown Gray
      #90918c
      ΔE = 2.229
  32. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0230 / Navy
      #929790
      ΔE = 2.259
    2. 2112
      #909691
      ΔE = 2.683
  33. Ford

    1. Light Pewter
      #90938b
      ΔE = 2.342
    2. Dove Gray
      #909087
      ΔE = 2.897
  34. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26280
      #969896
      ΔE = 2.347
    2. Federal Standard 26251
      #929392
      ΔE = 2.806
  35. ICI Paints

    1. Stone Grey 30YY 31/024
      #94908b
      ΔE = 2.370
    2. Sea Level 50GY 32/046
      #90948a
      ΔE = 2.971
  36. Caparol

    1. 33S 3 / Str-Putz Ox.schw.33S 3
      #9c9c94
      ΔE = 2.374
    2. Schiefer14
      #98988c
      ΔE = 2.972
  37. Sikkens

    1. G4.05.55
      #9c998f
      ΔE = 2.375
    2. ON.00.55
      #959594
      ΔE = 2.472
  38. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80019,X19
      #8f918b
      ΔE = 2.428
  39. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3502-B
      #979594
      ΔE = 2.521
  40. Resene

    1. White Metal M67-001-219
      #949594
      ΔE = 2.582
    2. Half Tapa G66-009-097
      #929288
      ΔE = 2.636
  41. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N45 Koala Grey
      #928f89
      ΔE = 2.623
  42. Audi

    1. Atlas Gray Metallic/Atlasgrau Metallic / 4A, 4A4A, LY7Q
      #989a98
      ΔE = 2.653
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Beguile
      #8e918a
      ΔE = 2.754
  44. Man

    1. Lichtgrau / 7035
      #8e918a
      ΔE = 2.754
  45. CIL

    1. Sea Level
      #959a91
      ΔE = 2.791
  46. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Granite Cliff / 8440
      #979188
      ΔE = 2.829
  47. Sanderson

    1. Hindu
      #948f8b
      ΔE = 2.933
  48. Disney

    1. 4C-20-3 Mickeys Shadow
      #908f8c
      ΔE = 2.974

#979690 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979690 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

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

#979690 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #979690">…</p>

#979690 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 #979690">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9934480
Binary
10010111, 10010110, 10010000
Hexadecimal
#979690
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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