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Farrow & Ball Plummett / 272 / #979ca0 Hex Color Code

#979ca0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979ca0 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #979ca0 is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.18% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #979ca0 has a hue of 207° (degrees), 5% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 482.17 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a7f83
  2. #84888c
  3. #8d9296
  4. #979ca0
  5. #a1a6aa
  6. #abb0b4
  7. #b5babe

Tints and Shades

#979ca0 to White

  1. #979ca0
  2. #a8acaf
  3. #b9bcbf
  4. #caccce
  5. #dbddde
  6. #edeeef
  7. #ffffff

#979ca0 to Black

  1. #979ca0
  2. #7c8083
  3. #626568
  4. #494c4d
  5. #323335
  6. #1c1d1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 60.06.18
      #979ca1
      ΔE = 0.511
    2. 99.00.27
      #a0a1a2
      ΔE = 2.892
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Pewter / 2121-30
      #989da0
      ΔE = 0.624
    2. ★ Sweatshirt Gray / 2126-40
      #939a9f
      ΔE = 1.204
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Kentucky Sky 7101-1
      #959ca0
      ΔE = 0.704
    2. Steeple Gray 555-5
      #8e9598
      ΔE = 2.986
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ TF256-2
      #959ca1
      ΔE = 0.821
    2. ★ Jardin Zen
      #9c9fa2
      ΔE = 1.507
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Blue Twilight
      #999ea1
      ΔE = 0.893
    2. ★ Evening Eclipse
      #949ba3
      ΔE = 2.121
  6. Jotun

    1. ★ 4469 / Blåklokke
      #949a9f
      ΔE = 1.000
    2. 5249 / Linblå
      #919da0
      ΔE = 2.470
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ SN.02.57
      #989c9e
      ΔE = 1.052
    2. S0.05.55
      #8f9699
      ΔE = 2.625
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ Little's Landmark
      #9a9fa3
      ΔE = 1.133
    2. ★ DE 6354 - Gray Wolf
      #9ca0a6
      ΔE = 1.975
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Medium Gray / KM-013
      #9b9ea2
      ΔE = 1.152
  10. Humbrol

    1. ★ 165 Medium Sea Grey
      #969da3
      ΔE = 1.197
    2. 40 Pale Grey
      #9fa0a4
      ΔE = 2.311
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 4005-R50B
      #9b9da1
      ΔE = 1.224
    2. ★ Cool Blue / S 4005-R80B
      #959fa4
      ΔE = 1.877
  12. General Paint

    1. ★ Zeppelin / CL 3164M
      #959b9d
      ΔE = 1.241
    2. ★ Gotham / CL 3154M
      #919ba0
      ΔE = 1.872
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Iron Wood ECC-33-1
      #999ea0
      ΔE = 1.253
    2. Stonewall C40-78
      #97a1a3
      ΔE = 2.526
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Tucker House Gray CW720
      #959a9c
      ΔE = 1.317
  15. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Endless Dusk / GR24
      #9b9ea0
      ΔE = 1.457
    2. ★ Water Worn / GR21
      #91979d
      ΔE = 2.191
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Madison Grey / 8256
      #959ea3
      ΔE = 1.475
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sherwood Gray
      #9b9d9f
      ΔE = 1.495
    2. ★ Silver
      #979b9b
      ΔE = 2.139
  18. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 17178
      #9b9d9f
      ΔE = 1.495
    2. Federal Standard 36320
      #98a1a9
      ΔE = 2.859
  19. Taubmans

    1. ★ Nelson / T12 8.E10
      #95999b
      ΔE = 1.530
    2. Iron Gate / T170-5
      #8f979a
      ΔE = 2.473
  20. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 626 - Camouflage grey
      #959d9f
      ΔE = 1.539
    2. ★ BS 4800 18 B 21 - Squirrel grey / Tideway
      #949c9e
      ΔE = 1.564
  21. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 615X
      #9a9ba0
      ΔE = 1.548
    2. ★ 4989
      #93969a
      ΔE = 2.233
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ Mineral Haze 1
      #92989d
      ΔE = 1.677
    2. Quartz Flint 1
      #929898
      ΔE = 2.763
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Soft Pumice / 770
      #949ea2
      ΔE = 1.731
    2. ★ Walrus / 819
      #999b9b
      ΔE = 2.252
  24. Chrysler

    1. ★ Warm Silver
      #9c9d9f
      ΔE = 1.775
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Steely Gray - 7664
      #91989d
      ΔE = 1.839
  26. CIL

    1. ★ Chiseled Grey
      #92989e
      ΔE = 1.865
    2. Wirework Grey
      #929798
      ΔE = 2.526
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8289 - Cold Steel
      #9a9fa0
      ΔE = 1.888
    2. ★ 8233 - Heather Harmony
      #9d9c9f
      ΔE = 2.223
  28. AMC

    1. ★ Sceptre Silver
      #91979b
      ΔE = 2.007
    2. ★ Marlin Silver
      #989ca4
      ΔE = 2.088
  29. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Peau d'éléphant
      #9299a0
      ΔE = 2.019
    2. Melville
      #919ba4
      ΔE = 2.974
  30. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Silver
      #959ca4
      ΔE = 2.075
  31. Ford

    1. ★ Silver Pearl
      #91999b
      ΔE = 2.100
    2. Light Oxford Gray
      #999f9f
      ΔE = 2.364
  32. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3417
      #98989c
      ΔE = 2.108
  33. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7404-41 Grey Fox
      #96a0a3
      ΔE = 2.123
    2. ★ 7407-41 Old Steel
      #9da0a6
      ΔE = 2.143
  34. Sico

    1. ★ 6209-41 Grey Fox
      #96a0a3
      ΔE = 2.123
  35. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Madison Grey
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.190
  36. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Madison Grey / 8256
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.190
  37. Berger

    1. ★ Madison Grey / 8256
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.190
  38. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0512
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.190
    2. Rain
      #9099a1
      ΔE = 2.693
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Overcast Day / 0512
      #959da5
      ΔE = 2.190
  40. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Get a Grip
      #9b9e9e
      ΔE = 2.288
  41. Alcro

    1. Sommarregn
      #919799
      ΔE = 2.325
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. Shadow Play / 90BG 35/068
      #96a0a2
      ΔE = 2.332
    2. Chiseled Grey / 30BB 31/043
      #959798
      ΔE = 2.482
  43. Nippon Paint

    1. Smithy Tool / NP N 1997 T
      #909a9c
      ΔE = 2.405
    2. Granite Rock / NP N 1980 T
      #90959b
      ΔE = 2.802
  44. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.989 #154
      #9aa0a0
      ΔE = 2.538
  45. ICI Paints

    1. 4448 Granite Grey 00NN 37/000
      #9b9b9b
      ΔE = 2.557
    2. Zinc 50BG 33/025
      #909697
      ΔE = 2.943
  46. Caparol

    1. 4341
      #9ca0a0
      ΔE = 2.566
    2. Schiefer 5
      #949898
      ΔE = 2.610
  47. RAL

    1. RAL 9022 / Pearl light grey
      #9c9c9c
      ΔE = 2.571
  48. New Citadel

    1. Dawnstone
      #999999
      ΔE = 2.694
  49. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Cold Grey (050)
      #999999
      ΔE = 2.694
  50. Rackham

    1. Gray of Darkness (45)
      #999999
      ΔE = 2.694
  51. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Basalt Grey (869)
      #999999
      ΔE = 2.694
  52. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N43 Pipeline Grey
      #999999
      ΔE = 2.694
  53. Old Citadel

    1. Codex Grey
      #999999
      ΔE = 2.694
  54. Reaper Master

    1. Rainy Grey (9038)
      #999999
      ΔE = 2.694
  55. Resene

    1. Grey Chateau N73-006-251
      #9fa3a7
      ΔE = 2.739
    2. Powder Blue B72-011-221
      #929fa2
      ΔE = 2.822
  56. Ralph Lauren

    1. Loft / RLUL217
      #949598
      ΔE = 2.782
  57. Audi

    1. Smoke Blue / L51Z
      #8d979a
      ΔE = 2.953
  58. Duron

    1. Classic French Gray
      #9b999a
      ΔE = 2.963
  59. Porter Paints

    1. Steeple Gray / 555-5
      #8e9598
      ΔE = 2.986

#979ca0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979ca0 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #979ca0">…</p>

#979ca0 background

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="background-color: #979ca0">…</p>

#979ca0 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979ca0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936032
Binary
10010111, 10011100, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#979ca0
Closest short hex
#999 ΔE = 3.011
RGB
rgb(151, 156, 160)
RGBA
rgba(151, 156, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.334, b: 0.343
RYB
red: 59.216%, yellow: 60.476%, blue: 62.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841184 / 0xff979ca0
HSL
hsl(207, 5%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(207, 5%%, 61%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 207° (206.667), saturation: 6% (0.056), value: 63% (0.627)
HSP
hue: 206.667, saturation: 5.625, perceived brightness: 60.779
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 231.504, S: 6.832, L: 64.075
Cubehelix
H: -157.896, S: 0.053, L: 0.608
TSL
T: -2.105, S: 0.013, L: 0.608
CMYK
cyan: 6 (0.056), magenta: 2 (0.025), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 37 (0.373)
CMY
cyan: 41 (0.408), magenta: 39 (0.388), yellow: 37 (0.373)
XYZ
X: 30.995, Y: 32.894, Z: 37.967
xyY
x: 0.304, y: 0.323, Y: 32.894
CIELab
L: 64.075, a: -0.996, b: -2.710
CIELuv
L: 64.075, u: -3.006, v: -3.779
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.075, C: 2.888, H: 249.817
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.075, C: 4.829, H: 231.504
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.353, a: -3.904, b: 0.898
CIECAM02
J: 54.402, C: 6.329, h: 232.650, Q: 145.318, M: 5.534, s: 19.515, H: 294.389
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.093, jaune: -0.578, green: 0.490
LMS
L: 30.678, M: 34.261, S: 37.877
YCbCr
Y: 149.111, Cb: 130.496, Cr: 125.521
YCgCo
Y: 155.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: 35.500
YDbDr
Y: 154.961, Db: 7.582, Dr: 7.533
YPbPr
Y: 155.223, Pb: 2.575, Pr: -2.684
xvYCC
Y: 149.309, Cb: 130.262, Cr: 125.642
YIQ
Y: 154.961, I: -4.264, Q: 0.187
YUV
Y: 154.961, U: 2.481, V: -3.475
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 6/2 ΔE = 2.553
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 3.011

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