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#999b9b Hex Color Code

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#999b9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #999b9b is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #999b9b is comprised of 60% red, 60.78% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #999b9b has a hue of 180° (degrees), 1% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7c7e7e
  2. #868888
  3. #8f9191
  4. #999b9b
  5. #a3a5a5
  6. #adafaf
  7. #b7b9b9

Tints and Shades

#999b9b to white

  1. #999b9b
  2. #a9abab
  3. #babbbb
  4. #cbcccc
  5. #dcdddd
  6. #edeeee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#999b9b to black

  1. #999b9b
  2. #7e7f7f
  3. #636565
  4. #4a4b4b
  5. #333333 / #333
  6. #1d1d1d
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26293
      #999b9c
      ΔE = 0.551 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 26280
      #969896
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Triple Surrender N71-004-241
      #999c9d
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. White Metal M67-001-219
      #949594
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver
      #979b9b
      ΔE = 0.751 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ Ascot Gray
      #9a9c9a
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4448 Granite Grey 00NN 37/000
      #9b9b9b
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ Vulcan Grey 30BB 38/018
      #9c9fa1
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Fantasy Grey / T172-4
      #979b9c
      ΔE = 0.913 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
    2. ★ Nelson / T12 8.E10
      #95999b
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  6. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9022 / Pearl light grey
      #9c9c9c
      ΔE = 0.914 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  7. Humbrol

    1. ★ 165 Medium Sea Grey
      #999999 / #999
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. 129 Us Gull Grey
      #939d9e
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  8. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Cold Grey (050)
      #999999 / #999
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  9. Rackham

    1. ★ Gray of Darkness (45)
      #999999 / #999
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  10. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Rainy Grey (9038)
      #999999 / #999
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  11. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Codex Grey
      #999999 / #999
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  12. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Basalt Grey (869)
      #999999 / #999
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  13. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N43 Pipeline Grey
      #999999 / #999
      ΔE = 0.950 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ TN.00.55
      #99999a
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. TN.02.54
      #939699
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Get a Grip
      #9b9e9e
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Cementacious
      #9a9f9c
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  16. Audi

    1. ★ Atlas Gray Metallic/Atlasgrau Metallic / 4A, 4A4A, LY7Q
      #989a98
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.30
      #979899
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. ★ 78.01.15
      #9a9f9d
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Gray 7 C
      #97999b
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. 422 C
      #9ea2a2
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  19. Levis

    1. ★ Zinc Touch
      #9d9e9d
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. ★ Clear Grey C40
      #9e9f9e
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  20. Dulux

    1. ★ Night Jewels 4
      #9d9e9d
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  21. Jotun

    1. ★ 9907 / Sink
      #9c9c9a
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. 4710 / Duggblå
      #909799
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / S 4500-N
      #969a98
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Mistic Purple / 1307 B
      #a09d9e
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  23. Chrysler

    1. ★ Warm Silver
      #9c9d9f
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Heron Gray
      #9b9a96
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  24. Caparol

    1. ★ Granit 35
      #9e9e9e
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ 4341
      #9ca0a0
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Winter Flannel
      #9e9e9e
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Endless Shadows X97R214C
      #91999a
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Chiseled Grey / 30BB 31/043
      #959798
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. Grey Pennant / 30BB 31/022
      #969693
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  27. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Endless Dusk / GR24
      #9b9ea0
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. ★ Pluto Pulse / E9
      #a0a0a0
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  28. Tollens

    1. ★ T2148-4
      #9c9fa0
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. ★ T2140-3
      #929696
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Tucker House Gray CW720
      #959a9c
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  30. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Fog Rolls In / N-C13
      #9b9fa0
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. English Castle / N-C20
      #969ca0
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  31. Duron

    1. ★ Classic French Gray
      #9b999a
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  32. KILZ

    1. ★ Serving Platter / H821
      #9a9f9f
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Pigeon Gray / G801
      #9f9b9e
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  33. Bristol

    1. ★ Battleship / P226-N5
      #989e9d
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. ★ Fortress / P225-N4
      #929897
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  34. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8289 - Cold Steel
      #9a9fa0
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ 8296 - Diamond Heights
      #9c9c99
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  35. Behr

    1. ★ Iron Wood ECC-33-1
      #999ea0
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Belmont Shores PEC-50
      #929a97
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ African Gray - 9162
      #939899
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Cadet - 9143
      #91999c
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  37. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Grey
      #969c9a
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  38. Ford

    1. ★ Light Oxford Gray
      #999f9f
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Satellite Silver
      #969e9c
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  39. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10788
      #969695
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. CF10785
      #9fa1a0
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  40. Glidden

    1. ★ Cool Metalwork Grey / 50BG 33/025
      #989da0
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. Stone Grey / 30YY 31/024
      #9b9895
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Pewter / 2121-30
      #989da0
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Timber Wolf / 1600
      #9ba09f
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  42. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Times Past / JG-94
      #929898
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  43. CIL

    1. ★ Wirework Grey
      #929798
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Granite Grey
      #a0a1a0
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  44. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.989 #154
      #9aa0a0
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  45. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Granite G11
      #9a9b97
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  46. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Jet Gray / 0548
      #a09d9d
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Smoky Tone / 0541
      #a1a1a1
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  47. Sico

    1. ★ 6204-52 Gravel Road
      #989b97
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  48. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 616X
      #929697
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 568X
      #9f9b99
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  49. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Light Gray / 798
      #979d9a
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Formal Gray / 797
      #97969a
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  50. California Paints

    1. ★ DEC 789 - Soho
      #979d9a
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Little's Landmark
      #9a9fa3
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  51. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 18 B 21 - Squirrel grey / Tideway
      #949c9e
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. BS381 626 - Camouflage grey
      #959d9f
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  52. Farrow & Ball

    1. Plummett / 272
      #979ca0
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  53. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1412
      #959597
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  54. Earthpaint

    1. 5-29-4 Otter Skin
      #929997
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  55. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3005-B20G
      #9ba1a0
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. S 3502-B
      #979594
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  56. Kelly-Moore

    1. Medium Gray / KM-013
      #9b9ea2
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
    2. Castle Rock / KM3813-2
      #909595
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  57. Focoltone

    1. 3417
      #98989c
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  58. AMC

    1. Silver Mist
      #9c9ea2
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Pearl Gray
      #949494
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  59. Colortrend

    1. 541
      #a1a1a1
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 0554
      #9e9999
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  60. Alcro

    1. Sommarregn
      #919799
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  61. Vista Paint

    1. Diamond Heights
      #a1a1a0
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  62. Berger

    1. Diamond Heights / 8296
      #a1a1a0
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  63. Scib Paints

    1. Diamond Heights / 8296
      #a1a1a0
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  64. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 85302, MS-2
      #949494
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  65. General Paint

    1. Pebble Stone / CL 3194M
      #979597
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Hitchhiker / CL 3204M
      #9e9998
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  66. Ralph Lauren

    1. Loft / RLUL217
      #949598
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  67. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Kentucky Sky 7101-1
      #959ca0
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  68. Peintures MF

    1. Délavé à la pierre
      #9e9997
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Chaudron de fer
      #9fa3a2
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  69. Teknos

    1. GBI107
      #9ca2a0
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  70. Laura Ashley

    1. 1615 Mountain Pass
      #959492
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  71. Flügger

    1. Lys Granit (U-730)
      #a09e9a
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  72. Olympic

    1. Steeple Gray D57-4
      #8f9697
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  73. Nippon Paint

    1. Rare Talent / NP N 1927 T
      #999594
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 30.4%

#999b9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#999b9b foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #999b9b">…</p>

#999b9b background

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

Edvard Munch
<p style="background-color: #999b9b">…</p>

#999b9b shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #999b9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10066843
Binary
10011001, 10011011, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#999b9b
LRV
≈ 32.6%
Closest short hex
#999 ΔE = 0.970
RGB
rgb(153, 155, 155)
RGBA
rgba(153, 155, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.330, g: 0.335, b: 0.335
RYB
red: 60.000%, yellow: 60.392%, blue: 60.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6710373 / 0xff999b9b
HSL
hsl(180, 1%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 1%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 1% (0.013), value: 61% (0.608)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 1.290%, perceived brightness: 60.551%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.173, S: 2.293, L: 63.821
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.013, L: 0.605
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.004, L: 0.605
CMYK
cyan: 1% (0.013), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 39% (0.392)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 39% (0.392), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 30.774, Y: 32.581, Z: 35.672
xyY
x: 0.311, y: 0.329, Y: 32.581
CIELab
L: 63.821, a: -0.721, b: -0.253
CIELuv
L: 63.821, u: -1.132, v: -0.244
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.821, C: 0.764, H: 199.339
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.821, C: 1.158, H: 192.173
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.080, a: -3.656, b: 2.904
CIECAM02
J: 54.186, C: 2.917, h: 205.088, Q: 145.028, M: 2.551, s: 13.262, H: 260.168
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.178, green: 0.372
LMS
L: 30.755, M: 33.872, S: 35.615
YCbCr
Y: 148.631, Cb: 128.296, Cr: 127.122
YCgCo
Y: 154.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 37.750
YDbDr
Y: 154.402, Db: 0.900, Dr: 2.666
YPbPr
Y: 154.574, Pb: 0.230, Pr: -1.000
xvYCC
Y: 148.752, Cb: 128.202, Cr: 127.122
YIQ
Y: 154.402, I: -1.191, Q: -0.423
YUV
Y: 154.402, U: 0.296, V: -1.230
Munsell Color System
5PB 6/1 ΔE = 3.079
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 0.970

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