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Natural Color System / NCS S 4020-Y / #997d4c Hex Color Code

#997d4c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #997d4c is a shade of brown. In the RGB color model #997d4c is comprised of 60% red, 49.02% green and 29.8% blue. In the HSL color space #997d4c has a hue of 38° (degrees), 34% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.83 nm.

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#997d4c linear gradient to complementary #4477a1

  1. #997d4c
  2. #907c5b
  3. #867b69
  4. #7b7a77
  5. #6d7985
  6. #5c7893
  7. #4477a1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7f6536
  2. #886d3d
  3. #907544
  4. #997d4c
  5. #a28554
  6. #aa8d5b
  7. #b39563

Tones

  1. #997d4c
  2. #937b53
  3. #8d7959
  4. #877760
  5. #807666
  6. #79746c
  7. #727272

Tints and Shades

#997d4c to white

  1. #997d4c
  2. #ab9168
  3. #bca685
  4. #cdbca2
  5. #ded2c0
  6. #efe8df
  7. #ffffff

#997d4c to black

  1. #997d4c
  2. #7e6740
  3. #645234
  4. #4b3e28
  5. #332b1d
  6. #1d1912
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6161 - Bronzed Brass
      #9b7e4e
      ΔE = 0.651 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. ★ DEC 730 - Alluring Umber
      #977b4d
      ΔE = 1.026 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bronzed Brass / 838
      #9b7e4e
      ΔE = 0.651 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. ★ Pyramid / 897
      #9f7d4f
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0893
      #9b7d4e
      ΔE = 0.874 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ 0311
      #927c50
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Rich and Rare / 0893
      #9b7d4e
      ΔE = 0.874 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. ★ Gold Estate / 0886
      #9c814c
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Filoli Majestic Oak
      #9b7d48
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. ★ River Oaks
      #9c814f
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Olivetone / 252
      #977f4f
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
    2. Grecian Gold / 224
      #9f834a
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Aurora Sand
      #9e7e4c
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. ★ Light Gold
      #958053
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Pilgrim Gray
      #9e7e4c
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Topaz Gold
      #968059
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  9. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Light Auburn
      #9b7e52
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ 330F-6 Bristle Grass
      #9e7d49
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
    2. ★ 340F-7 Woven Basket
      #9c7a48
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Wood Grains / NP AC 2129 A
      #957947
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4162
      #9e8152
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Yellow Nile / A211
      #957e4a
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Pistachio Mousse / I10
      #998352
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  14. Crayola

    1. ★ Tawny
      #997c52
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Bardstown 6887-3
      #957847
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. Wool Tweed / PPG1103-6
      #917747
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ F6.30.50
      #9c824f
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Brown Mountain / 8501
      #977c53
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Countryside / 30YY 23/246
      #9a8056
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. Bentwood / 20YY 23/246
      #9c7f56
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Cabin in the Woods / 21A-5
      #967843
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 126 UP
      #998252
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
    2. 1265 UP
      #907d53
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  21. Plascon

    1. ★ Tea Cookie Y1-D1-2
      #947844
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  22. Flügger

    1. ★ Halm (U-805)
      #9d7d52
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  23. Sto

    1. ★ 31442
      #9e7b45
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  24. Kenworth USA

    1. ★ Beige / N0469
      #a1814d
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Amber Tan
      #957746
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 20.0%
  26. AMC

    1. ★ Anniersary Gold
      #9f7f53
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4043D Pecan Smell
      #997c54
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  28. Ford

    1. Medium Tan
      #9f7b49
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Medium Gold Fleet
      #917646
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 19.4%
  29. Resene

    1. Boardwalk BR64-056-079
      #9f8353
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
    2. Solid Gold M69-066-078
      #927748
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  30. Caparol

    1. 55 25 80 / Palazzo 190
      #947c44
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. 15/19
      #9c7840
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  31. Sico

    1. 6100-84 Green Plantain
      #937a43
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 6108-83 Letterhead
      #997741
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. 7273-84 Green Plantain
      #937a43
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. 7267-73 Avocado Pit
      #907d4e
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  33. Porter Paints

    1. Wool Tweed / 313-6
      #927747
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 19.8%
  34. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11049
      #958056
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  35. Glidden

    1. Wool Tweed / PPG1103-6
      #917747
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 19.7%
    2. Aztec Gold
      #9f7d42
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  36. Dulux

    1. Labrador Sands 1
      #987b54
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 30YY 23/246
      #98805a
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  37. TRUMATCH

    1. 49-c4
      #9c7846
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  38. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4020-Y10R
      #9e7a4c
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
    2. S 4020-G90Y
      #938052
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  39. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.977 #125
      #937647
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  40. Albany Paint

    1. Sage Brush
      #947b41
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2164-6
      #997741
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 20.3%
    2. T2163-5
      #917649
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
  42. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Sudan 12-20
      #9d8457
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  43. CIL

    1. Bentwood
      #997f59
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
    2. Dusty Countryside
      #978159
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. Shutter Gold 20YY 26/298
      #a17c4d
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  45. General Paint

    1. Mimick / CL 1877N
      #a17b47
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  46. Coronado Paint

    1. 8510 - Woodriff
      #9e8159
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  47. Mylands of London

    1. Pale Gold
      #9c835a
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  48. Dutch Boy

    1. Wheatley
      #a17b45
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 22.2%

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#997d4c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#997d4c foreground

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="color: #997d4c">…</p>

#997d4c background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #997d4c">…</p>

#997d4c shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #997d4c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10059084
Binary
10011001, 01111101, 01001100
Hexadecimal
#997d4c
LRV
≈ 22.0%
Closest short hex
#974 ΔE = 2.504
RGB
rgb(153, 125, 76)
RGBA
rgba(153, 125, 76, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.432, g: 0.353, b: 0.215
RYB
red: 0.471%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.298%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6718132 / 0xff997d4c
HSL
hsl(38, 34%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(38, 34%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 38° (38.182), saturation: 50% (0.503), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 38.182, saturation: 50.327%, perceived brightness: 50.874%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 58.621, S: 63.534, L: 53.987
Cubehelix
H: 35.850, S: 0.453, L: 0.502
TSL
T: 2.407, S: 0.135, L: 0.501
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 18% (0.183), yellow: 50% (0.503), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 51% (0.510), yellow: 70% (0.702)
XYZ
X: 21.776, Y: 21.962, Z: 9.928
xyY
x: 0.406, y: 0.409, Y: 21.962
CIELab
L: 53.987, a: 4.280, b: 30.649
CIELuv
L: 53.987, u: 21.602, v: 35.418
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.987, C: 30.946, H: 82.050
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.987, C: 41.486, H: 58.621
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.864, a: 0.929, b: 20.244
CIECAM02
J: 44.242, C: 26.763, h: 77.938, Q: 131.047, M: 23.404, s: 42.260, H: 80.742
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.914, jaune: 4.502, green: -0.726
LMS
L: 23.780, M: 22.020, S: 10.127
YCbCr
Y: 125.769, Cb: 102.345, Cr: 143.771
YCgCo
Y: 119.750, Cg: 5.250, Co: 57.500
YDbDr
Y: 127.786, Db: -77.917, Dr: -47.957
YPbPr
Y: 127.436, Pb: -27.720, Pr: 16.254
xvYCC
Y: 125.445, Cb: 103.650, Cr: 142.278
YIQ
Y: 127.786, I: 32.422, Q: -9.325
YUV
Y: 127.786, U: -25.482, V: 22.120
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 5/4 ΔE = 3.661
Brand Color
Disqus (orange) ΔE = 14.697

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