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#979e9b Hex Color Code

#979e9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979e9b is a medium light shade of green-cyan. In the RGB color model #979e9b is comprised of 59.22% red, 61.96% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #979e9b has a hue of 154° (degrees), 3% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 505.91 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a817e
  2. #838a87
  3. #8d9491
  4. #979e9b
  5. #a1a8a5
  6. #abb2af
  7. #b5bcb9

Tints and Shades

#979e9b to white

  1. #979e9b
  2. #a8aeab
  3. #b9bdbb
  4. #cacdcc
  5. #dbdedd
  6. #edeeee
  7. #ffffff

#979e9b to black

  1. #979e9b
  2. #7c827f
  3. #626765
  4. #494d4b
  5. #323433
  6. #1c1d1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. General Paint

    1. ★ La Mancha / CL 3024M
      #989f9c
      ΔE = 0.378 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Zeppelin / CL 3164M
      #959b9d
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DEC 789 - Soho
      #979d9a
      ΔE = 0.452 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. ★ DE 6312 - Dusty Dream
      #97a2a0
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Light Gray / 798
      #979d9a
      ΔE = 0.452 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. ★ Dusty Dream / 800
      #97a2a0
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / 7042
      #969e9c
      ΔE = 0.633 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Warm Red / 7036
      #9e9f9c
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  5. Ford

    1. ★ Satellite Silver
      #969e9c
      ΔE = 0.633 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Light Oxford Gray
      #999f9f
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  6. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26314
      #9a9f9c
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 36314
      #9b9f9b
      ΔE = 1.321 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Cementacious
      #9a9f9c
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Get a Grip
      #9b9e9e
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Puritan Gray / HC-164
      #98a09c
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Storm / AF-700
      #a0a19f
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  9. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Grey
      #969c9a
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 78.01.15
      #9a9f9d
      ΔE = 1.005 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ 81.03.16
      #99a19c
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  11. Jotun

    1. ★ 6232 / Sjøalge
      #949d99
      ΔE = 1.006 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. 9907 / Sink
      #9c9c9a
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  12. Bristol

    1. ★ Battleship / P226-N5
      #989e9d
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Fortress / P225-N4
      #929897
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8313 - Raw Steel
      #969e9d
      ΔE = 1.111 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. ★ 8305 - Titanic Grey
      #9c9e9c
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Half Stack N70-002-168
      #989c99
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ Kensington Grey N71-004-124
      #9d9f9a
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3854 Pepper Tree 10GG 38/039
      #98a09b
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Mountain Creek 70GG 38/059
      #90a09d
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ LN.02.57
      #969c97
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Q0.05.55
      #8f9a9a
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2139-3
      #969b97
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ Gris tonnerre | EE199
      #929a96
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ Belmont Shores PEC-50
      #929a97
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Tranquil Dreams EBC-38
      #8f9a96
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3005-B20G
      #9ba1a0
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  20. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI107
      #9ca2a0
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  21. Sico

    1. ★ 6204-52 Gravel Road
      #989b97
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  22. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Earl Grey - 7660
      #969a96
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. African Gray - 9162
      #939899
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Café Blue
      #929b9a
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Winter Flannel
      #9e9e9e
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  24. KILZ

    1. ★ Serving Platter / H821
      #9a9f9f
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11047
      #979c96
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. CF10781
      #94a3a1
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  26. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.989 #154
      #9aa0a0
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-29-4 Otter Skin
      #929997
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  28. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Administratum Grey
      #949b95
      ΔE = 1.966 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  29. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Diamond Blade / 8329
      #9b9f99
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Raw Steel / 8313
      #9aa3a3
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  30. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Pussy Willow / 8329
      #9b9f99
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Raw Steel / 8313
      #9aa3a3
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Pussy Willow
      #9b9f99
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Raw Steel
      #9aa3a3
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  32. Berger

    1. ★ Pussy Willow / 8329
      #9b9f99
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Raw Steel / 8313
      #9aa3a3
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  33. Audi

    1. ★ Quartz Gray Metallic / LY7G, Q4, Q4Q4
      #9ca3a1
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. ★ Atlas Gray Metallic/Atlasgrau Metallic / 4A, 4A4A, LY7Q
      #989a98
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  34. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Pools of Blue / KM3853-2
      #919e9b
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  35. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Alaskan Seas / NP N 2022 T
      #909c98
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. Gray Block / NP N 2011 T
      #94a0a0
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5158
      #909c98
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ 5398
      #919e99
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  37. Caparol

    1. ★ 4341
      #9ca0a0
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Granit 35
      #9e9e9e
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  38. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28135
      #9aa3a2
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Model Master 28140
      #9ca5a4
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  39. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Glacial
      #9aa2a2
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. Chaudron de fer
      #9fa3a2
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  40. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0478
      #93a09b
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Steamer
      #8f9993
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Singing in the Rain / 0478
      #93a09b
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  42. Glidden

    1. ★ Greycliffe / 50GY 32/046
      #979c95
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  43. Levis

    1. Zinc Touch
      #9d9e9d
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Clear Grey B50
      #9a9ea0
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  44. Dulux

    1. Night Jewels 4
      #9d9e9d
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  45. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Granite G11
      #9a9b97
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  46. GM / General Motors

    1. Pearl Gray
      #8f9a96
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. Basildon Green
      #8e9895
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  47. Pantone / PMS

    1. 443 C
      #919d9d
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. 16-4404 TCX
      #8f9e9d
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  48. Humbrol

    1. 129 Us Gull Grey
      #939d9e
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  49. Clark+Kensington

    1. Fog Rolls In / N-C13
      #9b9fa0
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  50. Taubmans

    1. Fantasy Grey / T172-4
      #979b9c
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. Steel Dust / T08 172-3
      #8e9a97
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4242T Sentinel Gray
      #8f9895
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  52. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kentucky Lake 7059-1
      #959993
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  53. Magnolia Home

    1. Times Past / JG-94
      #929898
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  54. British Standard

    1. BS381 626 - Camouflage grey
      #959d9f
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. BS 4800 18 B 21 - Squirrel grey / Tideway
      #949c9e
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  55. Chrysler

    1. Gray
      #8e9895
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  56. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Raw Steel / 8313
      #9ea5a3
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  57. RAL

    1. RAL 9022 / Pearl light grey
      #9c9c9c
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  58. CIL

    1. Granite Grey
      #a0a1a0
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  59. Devoe Paint

    1. Wirework Grey / 30BG 31/022
      #949793
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Shadow Play / 90BG 35/068
      #96a0a2
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  60. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Carolina Gull 29-24
      #a1a4a1
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  61. Autobianchi

    1. Bianco Saratoga / 182
      #9ba59f
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 36.4%

#979e9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979e9b foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #979e9b">…</p>

#979e9b background

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #979e9b">…</p>

#979e9b shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979e9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9936539
Binary
10010111, 10011110, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#979e9b
LRV
≈ 33.4%
Closest short hex
#999 ΔE = 3.408
RGB
rgb(151, 158, 155)
RGBA
rgba(151, 158, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.341, b: 0.334
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.610%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6840677 / 0xff979e9b
HSL
hsl(154, 3%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(154, 3%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 154° (154.286), saturation: 4% (0.044), value: 62% (0.620)
HSP
hue: 154.286, saturation: 4.430%, perceived brightness: 61.018%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 158.055, S: 6.986, L: 64.483
Cubehelix
H: -216.371, S: 0.043, L: 0.610
TSL
T: -1.058, S: 0.014, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 4% (0.044), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 2% (0.019), key: 38% (0.380)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 30.905, Y: 33.399, Z: 35.823
xyY
x: 0.309, y: 0.334, Y: 33.399
CIELab
L: 64.483, a: -3.089, b: 0.695
CIELuv
L: 64.483, u: -3.767, v: 1.518
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.483, C: 3.166, H: 167.320
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.483, C: 4.061, H: 158.055
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.792, a: -5.683, b: 3.704
CIECAM02
J: 54.826, C: 5.514, h: 178.657, Q: 145.883, M: 4.822, s: 18.180, H: 222.700
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.072, jaune: -0.002, green: 0.728
LMS
L: 31.178, M: 35.169, S: 35.775
YCbCr
Y: 149.629, Cb: 127.719, Cr: 125.140
YCgCo
Y: 155.500, Cg: 2.500, Co: 36.750
YDbDr
Y: 155.565, Db: -0.849, Dr: 8.680
YPbPr
Y: 156.293, Pb: -0.695, Pr: -3.362
xvYCC
Y: 150.228, Cb: 127.389, Cr: 125.047
YIQ
Y: 155.565, I: -3.206, Q: -2.414
YUV
Y: 155.565, U: -0.277, V: -4.005
Munsell Color System
10BG 6/1 ΔE = 3.142
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 3.408

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