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Ford Gray / #979797 Hex Color Code

#979797 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979797 is a shade of gray. In the RGB color model #979797 is composed of 59.22% red, 59.22% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #979797 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0.0 nm.

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b7b7b
  2. #848484
  3. #8d8d8d
  4. #979797
  5. #a1a1a1
  6. #aaaaaa / #aaa
  7. #b4b4b4

Tints and Shades

#979797 to white

  1. #979797
  2. #a8a8a8
  3. #b9b9b9
  4. #cacaca
  5. #dbdbdb
  6. #ededed
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#979797 to black

  1. #979797
  2. #7c7c7c
  3. #626262
  4. #494949
  5. #323232
  6. #1c1c1c
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Ford

    ★ Gray
    #969696
    ΔE = 0.381 / LRV ≈ 30.5%

  2. Pantone / PMS

    ★ P 179-7 C
    #969797
    ΔE = 0.393 / LRV ≈ 30.9%

  3. Behr

    ★ Shark Fin PPU24-19
    #969796
    ΔE = 0.692 / LRV ≈ 30.8%

  4. Toyo Ink

    ★ CF10788
    #969695
    ΔE = 0.693 / LRV ≈ 30.5%

  5. Sigma

    ★ Warm Red / S 4502-R
    #969695
    ΔE = 0.693 / LRV ≈ 30.5%

  6. Brillux

    ★ 99.00.30
    #979899
    ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 31.3%

  7. Reaper Master

    ★ Rainy Grey (9038)
    #999999 / #999
    ΔE = 0.76 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  8. Australian Standard AS2700

    ★ N43 Pipeline Grey
    #999999 / #999
    ΔE = 0.76 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  9. Rackham

    ★ Gray of Darkness (45)
    #999999 / #999
    ΔE = 0.76 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  10. Coo-Var

    ★ Grey / Light Grey / Silver Grey
    #999999 / #999
    ΔE = 0.76 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  11. Vallejo Model Color

    ★ Basalt Grey (869)
    #999999 / #999
    ΔE = 0.76 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  12. Old Citadel

    ★ Codex Grey
    #999999 / #999
    ΔE = 0.76 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  13. Humbrol

    ★ 165 Medium Sea Grey
    #999999 / #999
    ΔE = 0.76 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  14. Vallejo Game Color

    ★ Cold Grey (050)
    #999999 / #999
    ΔE = 0.76 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  15. PlaidFX

    ★ Doomsday / 36872
    #989696
    ΔE = 0.802 / LRV ≈ 30.7%

  16. Devoe Paint

    ★ Chiseled Grey / 30BB 31/043
    #959798
    ΔE = 0.951 / LRV ≈ 30.8%

  17. Sikkens

    ★ TN.00.55
    #99999a
    ΔE = 0.965 / LRV ≈ 31.9%

  18. Resene

    ★ White Metal M67-001-219
    #949594
    ΔE = 1.107 / LRV ≈ 29.9%

  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    ★ S 4000-N
    #9a9899
    ΔE = 1.113 / LRV ≈ 31.6%

  20. Taubmans

    ★ Metro Station / T12 9.E3
    #979596
    ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 30.3%

Color Directory

#979797 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979797 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #979797">…</p>

#979797 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #979797">…</p>

#979797 shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979797">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9934743
Binary
10010111, 10010111, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#979797
LRV
≈ 30.9%
Closest short hex
#999 ΔE = 0.76
RGB
rgb(151, 151, 151)
RGBA
rgba(151, 151, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 59.216%, yellow: 59.216%, blue: 59.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6842473 / 0xff979797
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.0), saturation: 0% (0.0), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 0.0, saturation: 0.0%, perceived brightness: 59.216%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.0, L: 62.463
Cubehelix
H: -120.0, S: 0.0, L: 0.592
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.0, L: 0.592
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.0), magenta: 0% (0.0), yellow: 0% (0.0), key: 41% (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 29.414, Y: 30.947, Z: 33.696
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 30.947
CIELab
L: 62.463, a: -0.0, b: 0.0
CIELuv
L: 62.463, u: -0.0, v: 0.0
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.463, C: 0.0, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.463, C: 0.0, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.63, a: -2.971, b: 3.028
CIECAM02
J: 52.718, C: 1.613, h: -149.073, Q: 143.051, M: 1.411, s: 9.93, H: 267.799
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 52.718, chroma: 1.582, hue: 209.523
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 52.718, colorfulness: 1.383, hue: 209.523
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 52.718, saturation: 9.834, hue: 209.523
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 143.059, chroma: 1.582, hue: 209.523
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 143.059, colorfulness: 1.383, hue: 209.523
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 143.059, saturation: 9.834, hue: 209.523
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 65.463, colorfulness: 1.362, hue: 209.523
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 65.463, a: -1.185, b: -0.671
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.142, green: 0.245
LMS
L: 29.377, M: 32.042, S: 33.646
YCbCr
Y: 145.709, Cb: 128.0, Cr: 128.0
YCoCg
Y: 151.0, Cg: 0.0, Co: 37.75
YDbDr
Y: 151.0, Db: -0.0, Dr: 0.0
YPbPr
Y: 151.0, Pb: 0.0, Pr: -0.0
xvYCC
Y: 145.682, Cb: 128.0, Cr: 128.0
YIQ
Y: 151.0, I: 0.0, Q: -0.0
YUV
Y: 151.0, U: 0.002, V: 0.0
Okhsl
h: 89.876, s: 0.0, l: 0.624
Okhsv
h: 89.876, s: 0.0, v: 0.624
Okhwb
h: 89.876, w: 0.624, b: 0.376
Oklab
l: 0.676, a: 0.0, b: 0.0
Oklch
l: 0.676, c: 0.0, h: 89.876
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.00845, Az: -0.00002, Bz: -0.00001
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.00845, Cz: 0.00002, Hz: -148.39992
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/1 ΔE = 2.417
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 0.76

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