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#979879 Hex Color Code

#979879 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979879 is a shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #979879 is comprised of 59.22% red, 59.61% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #979879 has a hue of 62° (degrees), 13% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 569.98 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#979879 linear gradient to complementary #74779d

  1. #979879
  2. #92927f
  3. #8d8d85
  4. #87878c
  5. #818291
  6. #7b7c97
  7. #74779d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b7c5e
  2. #848567
  3. #8d8f70
  4. #979879
  5. #a1a282
  6. #aaab8c
  7. #b4b595

Tints and Shades

#979879 to White

  1. #979879
  2. #a8a88e
  3. #b9b9a4
  4. #cacaba
  5. #dcdcd1
  6. #edede8
  7. #ffffff

#979879 to Black

  1. #979879
  2. #7c7d64
  3. #626350
  4. #4a4a3c
  5. #32322a
  6. #1c1c18
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Pacific Pines 90YY 35/169
      #999978
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Laurel Wreath 70YY 34/180
      #9e9774
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 22/19
      #98987c
      ΔE = 0.986 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 64 11 82 / Umbra Natuerlich 30
      #9c9880
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mark Twain House Olive
      #949574
      ΔE = 1.355 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Lincoln Cottage Lattice Green
      #8e9277
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 27.6%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10610
      #939478
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  5. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ G53 Banksia
      #929478
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-18-4 Desert Mirage
      #959b7d
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. 5-19-4 Pampas Grass
      #91987e
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6250 - Fairbank Green
      #9d9c7e
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. DE 6257 - Battle Harbor
      #9c9c82
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Fairbank Green / 872
      #9d9c7e
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Fair Spring / 758
      #93977f
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  9. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 5-060 - Quarry grey
      #9c9c80
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ BS 4800 12 B 21 - Mineral green / Opaline / Moorland
      #9b9b81
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Parrot Green / NP BGG 1756 T
      #93997d
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Brittany / NP BGG 1749 T
      #a09f80
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Forest Hill
      #979980
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ DP-363 Sea Foam
      #919879
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 400F-5 Promenade
      #9d9c84
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Soft Sage / I15
      #9c9d80
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  14. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Tanzania
      #9a9d7a
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Pine Forest Green / 10GY 29/158
      #909473
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. ★ Eucalyptus Tree / 10GY 30/104
      #95967e
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Frontier G70-033-106
      #999d7a
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Malachite Green G67-038-101
      #97976f
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Hemlock / 410-5
      #909374
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Cavern Moss / 409-5
      #92987e
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Hemlock 410-5
      #909374
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
    2. Cavern Moss 409-5
      #92987e
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  19. Olympic

    1. Cavern Moss C67-4
      #93947b
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  20. Chrysler

    1. Dust Gray
      #999a82
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Adventurer Gold
      #949279
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Green Onyx - 9128
      #989a82
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Aventurine / AF-445
      #989d79
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Misted Fern / 482
      #979b73
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  23. GM / General Motors

    1. Sage Green
      #959b76
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Terragon Green
      #919a7b
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  24. General Paint

    1. Demon Days / CLC 1209D
      #959a81
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Sandalwood Tan / KM3966-3
      #999479
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. Inness Sage / HL 4253-3
      #94916f
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Port Alice / 8407
      #91947b
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Cedar Lake / 7687
      #979c75
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  27. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 4020-G70Y
      #9a9a73
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  28. Dulux

    1. 10GY 29/158
      #8e9477
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. English Mist 2
      #8d9275
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  29. Sico

    1. 6199-53 December Rain
      #979379
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  30. Taubmans

    1. Silver Willow / T12 53.F11
      #929b7a
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Oaken Grove / T12 56.D11
      #9b9f83
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  31. Brillux

    1. 90.06.18
      #95937b
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. Sagebrush
      #999c84
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  33. CIL

    1. Pine Forest Green
      #8d9477
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  34. Focoltone

    1. 3405
      #999371
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  35. Trabant

    1. Pastellgrau / 700
      #a19d80
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 8416 - Silver Mound
      #8d9478
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 28.2%

#979879 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979879 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #979879">…</p>

#979879 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #979879">…</p>

#979879 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979879">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9934969
Binary
10010111, 10011000, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#979879
LRV
≈ 30.4%
Closest short hex
#997 ΔE = 1.036
RGB
rgb(151, 152, 121)
RGBA
rgba(151, 152, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.356, g: 0.358, b: 0.285
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.596%, blue: 0.478%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6842247 / 0xff979879
HSL
hsl(62, 13%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(62, 13%%, 54%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 62° (61.935), saturation: 20% (0.204), value: 60% (0.596)
HSP
hue: 61.935, saturation: 20.395%, perceived brightness: 58.231%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 87.381, S: 33.336, L: 62.012
Cubehelix
H: 58.480, S: 0.223, L: 0.582
TSL
T: 1.407, S: 0.046, L: 0.581
CMYK
cyan: 1% (0.007), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 20% (0.204), key: 40% (0.404)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 27.442, Y: 30.417, Z: 22.511
xyY
x: 0.341, y: 0.378, Y: 30.417
CIELab
L: 62.012, a: -5.792, b: 16.243
CIELuv
L: 62.012, u: 1.043, v: 22.802
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.012, C: 17.244, H: 109.625
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.012, C: 22.826, H: 87.381
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.151, a: -7.698, b: 14.406
CIECAM02
J: 52.212, C: 15.244, h: 106.381, Q: 142.363, M: 13.330, s: 30.600, H: 128.795
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.988, jaune: 2.485, green: 0.867
LMS
L: 29.520, M: 32.461, S: 22.633
YCbCr
Y: 143.273, Cb: 114.539, Cr: 129.762
YCgCo
Y: 144.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: 45.250
YDbDr
Y: 148.167, Db: -40.873, Dr: -5.394
YPbPr
Y: 149.555, Pb: -15.385, Pr: 0.926
xvYCC
Y: 144.441, Cb: 114.485, Cr: 128.813
YIQ
Y: 148.167, I: 9.363, Q: -9.857
YUV
Y: 148.167, U: -13.367, V: 2.485
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 6/2 ΔE = 1.375
Brand Color
Zendesk ΔE = 13.177

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