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GM / General Motors Silver / #979b9b Hex Color Code

#979b9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979b9b is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #979b9b is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.78% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #979b9b has a hue of 180° (degrees), 2% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a7e7e
  2. #848888
  3. #8d9191
  4. #979b9b
  5. #a1a5a5
  6. #abafaf
  7. #b5b9b9

Tints and Shades

#979b9b to White

  1. #979b9b
  2. #a8abab
  3. #b9bbbb
  4. #cacccc
  5. #dbdddd
  6. #edeeee
  7. #ffffff

#979b9b to Black

  1. #979b9b
  2. #7c7f7f
  3. #626565
  4. #494b4b
  5. #323333
  6. #1c1d1d
  7. #000000

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6368 - Walrus
      #999b9b
      ΔE = 0.728
    2. ★ DEC 789 - Soho
      #979d9a
      ΔE = 1.845
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Walrus / 819
      #999b9b
      ΔE = 0.728
    2. ★ Light Gray / 798
      #979d9a
      ΔE = 1.845
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Triple Surrender N71-004-241
      #999c9d
      ΔE = 0.821
    2. ★ So Cool M83-003-232
      #9ea0a1
      ΔE = 2.267
  4. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26293
      #999b9c
      ΔE = 0.934
    2. ★ Federal Standard 17178
      #9b9d9f
      ΔE = 1.646
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ Schiefer 5
      #949898
      ΔE = 1.139
    2. ★ 4341
      #9ca0a0
      ΔE = 1.889
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / S 4500-N
      #969a98
      ΔE = 1.170
    2. ★ Cool Blue / 7045
      #969fa0
      ΔE = 2.143
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Tucker House Gray CW720
      #959a9c
      ΔE = 1.199
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Get a Grip
      #9b9e9e
      ΔE = 1.265
    2. ★ Cementacious
      #9a9f9c
      ΔE = 2.136
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Zeppelin / CL 3164M
      #959b9d
      ΔE = 1.273
    2. In Between / CL 3084M
      #939e9f
      ΔE = 2.556
  10. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Grey
      #969c9a
      ΔE = 1.311
  11. Audi

    1. ★ Atlas Gray Metallic/Atlasgrau Metallic / 4A, 4A4A, LY7Q
      #989a98
      ΔE = 1.336
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Ascot Gray
      #9a9c9a
      ΔE = 1.392
    2. Gray
      #a0a0a0
      ΔE = 2.626
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4448 Granite Grey 00NN 37/000
      #9b9b9b
      ΔE = 1.460
    2. Volcano Rock 50BG 26/014
      #9ea2a1
      ΔE = 2.669
  14. Rackham

    1. ★ Gray of Darkness (45)
      #999999
      ΔE = 1.492
  15. Humbrol

    1. ★ 165 Medium Sea Grey
      #999999
      ΔE = 1.492
    2. ★ 129 Us Gull Grey
      #939d9e
      ΔE = 2.170
  16. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Codex Grey
      #999999
      ΔE = 1.492
  17. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Cold Grey (050)
      #999999
      ΔE = 1.492
  18. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Basalt Grey (869)
      #999999
      ΔE = 1.492
  19. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Rainy Grey (9038)
      #999999
      ΔE = 1.492
  20. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N43 Pipeline Grey
      #999999
      ΔE = 1.492
  21. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.30
      #979899
      ΔE = 1.506
    2. 69.03.18
      #8e9799
      ΔE = 2.752
  22. Ford

    1. ★ Light Oxford Gray
      #999f9f
      ΔE = 1.525
    2. ★ Gray
      #969696
      ΔE = 2.128
  23. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9022 / Pearl light grey
      #9c9c9c
      ΔE = 1.586
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8289 - Cold Steel
      #9a9fa0
      ΔE = 1.593
    2. ★ 8313 - Raw Steel
      #969e9d
      ΔE = 1.712
  25. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Chiseled Grey / 30BB 31/043
      #959798
      ΔE = 1.617
    2. Wirework Grey / 30BG 31/022
      #949793
      ΔE = 2.687
  26. CIL

    1. ★ Wirework Grey
      #929798
      ΔE = 1.697
    2. Granite Grey
      #a0a1a0
      ΔE = 2.754
  27. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Endless Dusk / GR24
      #9b9ea0
      ΔE = 1.718
    2. Pluto Pulse / E9
      #a0a0a0
      ΔE = 2.626
  28. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 18 B 21 - Squirrel grey / Tideway
      #949c9e
      ΔE = 1.740
    2. ★ BS381 626 - Camouflage grey
      #959d9f
      ΔE = 1.804
  29. Dulux

    1. ★ Night Jewels 4
      #9d9e9d
      ΔE = 1.809
    2. Quartz Flint 1
      #8f9596
      ΔE = 2.569
  30. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0516 / Medium gray
      #939799
      ΔE = 1.826
    2. 4989
      #93969a
      ΔE = 2.800
  31. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-29-4 Otter Skin
      #929997
      ΔE = 1.858
  32. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.989 #154
      #9aa0a0
      ΔE = 1.868
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10790
      #949696
      ΔE = 1.879
    2. ★ CF10788
      #969695
      ΔE = 2.237
  34. Chrysler

    1. ★ Warm Silver
      #9c9d9f
      ΔE = 1.889
    2. Heron Gray
      #9b9a96
      ΔE = 2.847
  35. Tollens

    1. ★ T2140-3
      #929696
      ΔE = 1.900
    2. Palombe
      #919a9e
      ΔE = 2.792
  36. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Café Blue
      #929b9a
      ΔE = 1.902
    2. ★ Blue Twilight
      #999ea1
      ΔE = 1.997
  37. Jotun

    1. ★ 9907 / Sink
      #9c9c9a
      ΔE = 1.937
    2. 9924 / Larvikitt
      #959593
      ΔE = 2.725
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Tucker Gray / CW-705
      #919799
      ΔE = 2.063
    2. ★ Gibraltar Cliffs / 1587
      #909a9a
      ΔE = 2.273
  39. Alcro

    1. ★ Sommarregn
      #919799
      ΔE = 2.063
  40. Sico

    1. ★ 6204-52 Gravel Road
      #989b97
      ΔE = 2.187
    2. 6209-41 Grey Fox
      #96a0a3
      ΔE = 2.985
  41. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Plummett / 272
      #979ca0
      ΔE = 2.206
  42. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3005-B20G
      #9ba1a0
      ΔE = 2.264
    2. S 3502-B
      #979594
      ΔE = 2.936
  43. Behr

    1. Belmont Shores PEC-50
      #929a97
      ΔE = 2.304
    2. Cinder FF64-2
      #909496
      ΔE = 2.828
  44. Duron

    1. Classic French Gray
      #9b999a
      ΔE = 2.321
  45. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Cadet - 9143
      #91999c
      ΔE = 2.322
    2. Steely Gray - 7664
      #90979b
      ΔE = 2.881
  46. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kentucky Sky 7101-1
      #959ca0
      ΔE = 2.366
  47. Kelly-Moore

    1. Castle Rock / KM3813-2
      #909595
      ΔE = 2.389
    2. Medium Gray / KM-013
      #9b9ea2
      ΔE = 2.567
  48. Olympic

    1. Steeple Gray D57-4
      #8f9697
      ΔE = 2.417
  49. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Granite G11
      #9a9b97
      ΔE = 2.427
  50. Nippon Paint

    1. Smithy Tool / NP N 1997 T
      #909a9c
      ΔE = 2.456
  51. Sikkens

    1. Q0.05.55
      #8f9a9a
      ΔE = 2.624
    2. S0.05.55
      #8f9699
      ΔE = 2.801
  52. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1412
      #959597
      ΔE = 2.664
  53. AMC

    1. Silver Mist
      #9c9ea2
      ΔE = 2.696
    2. Pearl Gray
      #949494
      ΔE = 2.743
  54. Peintures MF

    1. Glacial
      #9aa2a2
      ΔE = 2.715
  55. Taubmans

    1. Iron Gate / T170-5
      #8f979a
      ΔE = 2.738
    2. After Dark / T12 8.F6
      #8f9493
      ΔE = 2.849
  56. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 85302, MS-2
      #949494
      ΔE = 2.743
  57. Teknos

    1. GBI107
      #9ca2a0
      ΔE = 2.751
  58. Focoltone

    1. 3417
      #98989c
      ΔE = 2.754
  59. Ralph Lauren

    1. Loft / RLUL217
      #949598
      ΔE = 2.803
  60. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Dawnstone
      #919c9f
      ΔE = 2.867
  61. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4242T Sentinel Gray
      #8f9895
      ΔE = 2.915
  62. Colortrend

    1. 0548
      #a09d9d
      ΔE = 2.925
    2. 541
      #a1a1a1
      ΔE = 2.949
  63. Diamond Vogel

    1. Jet Gray / 0548
      #a09d9d
      ΔE = 2.925
    2. Smoky Tone / 0541
      #a1a1a1
      ΔE = 2.949
  64. Crown Diamond

    1. 7404-41 Grey Fox
      #96a0a3
      ΔE = 2.985
  65. Scib Paints

    1. Diamond Heights / 8296
      #a1a1a0
      ΔE = 2.989
  66. Vista Paint

    1. Diamond Heights
      #a1a1a0
      ΔE = 2.989
  67. Berger

    1. Diamond Heights / 8296
      #a1a1a0
      ΔE = 2.989

#979b9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979b9b foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #979b9b">…</p>

#979b9b background

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

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #979b9b">…</p>

#979b9b shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979b9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935771
Binary
10010111, 10011011, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#979b9b
Closest short hex
#999 ΔE = 1.585
RGB
rgb(151, 155, 155)
RGBA
rgba(151, 155, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.336, b: 0.336
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841445 / 0xff979b9b
HSL
hsl(180, 2%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 2%%, 60%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 3% (0.026), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 2.581%, perceived brightness: 60.320%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 4.571, L: 63.663
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.027, L: 0.603
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.009, L: 0.603
CMYK
cyan: 3% (0.026), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 30.399, Y: 32.388, Z: 35.654
xyY
x: 0.309, y: 0.329, Y: 32.388
CIELab
L: 63.663, a: -1.438, b: -0.503
CIELuv
L: 63.663, u: -2.251, v: -0.486
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.663, C: 1.523, H: 199.269
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.663, C: 2.302, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.911, a: -4.247, b: 2.693
CIECAM02
J: 53.967, C: 4.130, h: 203.037, Q: 144.736, M: 3.611, s: 15.796, H: 257.435
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.212, green: 0.494
LMS
L: 30.400, M: 33.808, S: 35.594
YCbCr
Y: 148.117, Cb: 128.592, Cr: 126.244
YCgCo
Y: 154.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 36.750
YDbDr
Y: 153.804, Db: 1.800, Dr: 5.332
YPbPr
Y: 154.148, Pb: 0.460, Pr: -2.000
xvYCC
Y: 148.386, Cb: 128.404, Cr: 126.243
YIQ
Y: 153.804, I: -2.383, Q: -0.846
YUV
Y: 153.804, U: 0.590, V: -2.460
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/1 ΔE = 3.019
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 1.585

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