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#9c978e Hex Color Code

#9c978e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9c978e is a shade of brown. In the RGB color model #9c978e is comprised of 61.18% red, 59.22% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #9c978e has a hue of 39° (degrees), 7% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.71 nm.

Color Variations

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7f7b72
  2. #89847b
  3. #928d85
  4. #9c978e
  5. #a6a198
  6. #b0aaa1
  7. #bab4ab

Tints and Shades

#9c978e to white

  1. #9c978e
  2. #aca8a0
  3. #bcb9b2
  4. #cccac5
  5. #dddbd8
  6. #eeedeb
  7. #ffffff

#9c978e to black

  1. #9c978e
  2. #807c75
  3. #65625d
  4. #4c4946
  5. #333230
  6. #1d1c1b
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. KILZ

    1. ★ Lost Space / H831
      #9b978f
      ΔE = 0.563 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Historic Monument / G771
      #a39c97
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Graystone / 1475
      #9a968d
      ΔE = 0.588 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. ★ Gothic Arch / CSP-80
      #9e978d
      ΔE = 0.836 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Black 0961 C
      #9e978e
      ΔE = 0.742 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Warm Gray 6 C
      #a59c94
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Sandstone BR69-010-071
      #9d968d
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Triple Truffle Y69-012-082
      #a39b8e
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  5. Alcro

    1. ★ Chai
      #9a968c
      ΔE = 0.778 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Shoal / CL 3234D
      #9b9790
      ΔE = 0.955 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
    2. Seraph / CL 3224M
      #9d9895
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Grey C50
      #9c968b
      ΔE = 1.023 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Shady Grey B50
      #949488
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ G4.05.55
      #9c998f
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. ★ G0.05.55
      #9b968a
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  9. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7401-42 Crosshatch
      #9a948a
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  10. Sico

    1. ★ 6206-42 Crosshatch
      #9a948a
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  11. Beckers

    1. ★ Gråsäl 578 / 4105-Y01R
      #9b998f
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ Sten 538 / 5402-Y05R
      #989991
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Baby Elephant / 3052
      #9c958a
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  13. Jotun

    1. ★ 1352 / Form
      #9b948a
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
    2. ★ 1877 / Valmuefrø
      #96938b
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-15-4 Obscure Grey
      #9f9b92
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 32.9%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Old Monterey 30YY 33/047
      #98938a
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. ★ 4427 Cool Sand 70YY 33/061
      #969388
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Simply Sumptuous
      #9b9489
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Martini Shaker / KM3925-2
      #9a9589
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Slippery Shale / KM3845-2
      #93958c
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Castle Pinckney Chs-69
      #9a9389
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. ★ Lazy Afternoon / PPG1007-5
      #97928b
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10787
      #9c958f
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. CF10786
      #94958e
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ World's Away R286C
      #97968c
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
    2. Dusky Parakeet X144R283C
      #959890
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  21. Zoffany

    1. ★ Elephant Grey
      #9e9b90
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  22. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N15 Homebush Grey
      #a29b92
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  23. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 A 07 - Nimbus grey / Wood ash / Woodash
      #9a9792
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  24. Tollens

    1. ★ TF259-3
      #97958f
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
    2. ★ T2142-4
      #96958f
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  25. Dulux

    1. ★ Dusted Moss 1
      #9e998c
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Chalk Blush 1
      #a39993
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  26. Bristol

    1. ★ Persian Pussy / P202-N5
      #969389
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Smithys Forge / P200-N5
      #95968e
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Pewter Cast - 7673
      #9b9893
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Cornwall Slate - 9131
      #949488
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  28. Plascon

    1. ★ Hollyhock Y3-E2-1
      #989488
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. Bauhaus Y2-E2-1
      #989088
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  29. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Cinderblock / RLUL222
      #9f998c
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
    2. ★ Soft Earth / RLUL223
      #95958c
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3502-G
      #979690
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. S 3500-N
      #a39992
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  31. Flügger

    1. ★ Sølvgrå (U-544)
      #999792
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Platingrå (U-731)
      #939087
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  32. Glidden

    1. ★ Lazy Afternoon / PPG1007-5
      #97928b
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
    2. Stone Castle Greige / 50YY 28/071
      #969085
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  33. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1994
      #999287
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. Model Master 1794
      #989085
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  34. Ford

    1. ★ Light Fawn
      #979287
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. Feather Gray
      #94958d
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  35. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 560X
      #9b928a
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 2111
      #a0998a
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  36. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Granite Cliff / 8440
      #979188
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Rock Wall / 8424
      #9b998b
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  37. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Old Monterey / 30YY 33/047
      #a19a8d
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Icon Grey / 00NN 31/000
      #95938e
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  38. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD206-2
      #a29c95
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  39. Caparol

    1. Schiefer14
      #98988c
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Flandern18 / Flandern 18
      #949088
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  40. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Graystone
      #98988c
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. Doeskin
      #a3988d
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  41. Crown Paint

    1. Coffee Cup
      #a49b92
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  42. Brillux

    1. 90.03.19
      #97978b
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 87.03.18
      #93948a
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  43. Taubmans

    1. Smithys Forge / T12 8.E1
      #95968e
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. Chimney Sweep / T12 9.E2
      #95938e
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  44. AMC

    1. Platinum Gray
      #9a998c
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Mystic Gold
      #9a9789
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  45. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / 7030
      #98998e
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 4502-Y
      #96988f
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  46. Magnolia Home

    1. Watering Can / JG-135
      #a19c96
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  47. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26306
      #a49a8f
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. Federal Standard 16307
      #9d9d95
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  48. Behr

    1. 806 Pebble Gray
      #9a9486
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. DP-311 Harbor Gray
      #949489
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  49. Marston & Langinger

    1. Silver Lavender
      #979991
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  50. Colortrend

    1. 0562
      #979088
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. 0422
      #999a8d
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  51. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sultry Castle / 0562
      #979088
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Everlasting Sage / 0422
      #999a8d
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  52. Nippon Paint

    1. Dormant Gray / NP N 2043 T
      #94918a
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  53. Chrysler

    1. Peru Gray
      #96978b
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Heron Gray
      #9b9a96
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  54. Dupont

    1. CAS820
      #969086
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
    2. CAS836
      #939186
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  55. Coronado Paint

    1. 8472 - Wild Mushroom
      #a59c91
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 8329 - Pussy Willow
      #989a94
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  56. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4152
      #a2968f
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  57. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Trout 33-13
      #94918b
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  58. California Paints

    1. Rain Barrel
      #9f9587
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 30.6%

#9c978e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9c978e foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #9c978e">…</p>

#9c978e background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #9c978e">…</p>

#9c978e shadow

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9c978e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10262414
Binary
10011100, 10010111, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#9c978e
LRV
≈ 31.2%
Closest short hex
#998 ΔE = 3.665
RGB
rgb(156, 151, 142)
RGBA
rgba(156, 151, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.347, g: 0.336, b: 0.316
RYB
red: 0.587%, yellow: 0.612%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6514802 / 0xff9c978e
HSL
hsl(39, 7%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(39, 7%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 39° (38.571), saturation: 9% (0.090), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 38.571, saturation: 8.974%, perceived brightness: 59.421%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 65.421, S: 11.456, L: 62.638
Cubehelix
H: 36.292, S: 0.086, L: 0.594
TSL
T: 2.391, S: 0.019, L: 0.594
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 3% (0.032), yellow: 9% (0.090), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 29.659, Y: 31.154, Z: 30.037
xyY
x: 0.326, y: 0.343, Y: 31.154
CIELab
L: 62.638, a: 0.181, b: 5.387
CIELuv
L: 62.638, u: 3.449, v: 7.540
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.638, C: 5.390, H: 88.073
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.638, C: 8.291, H: 65.421
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.816, a: -2.829, b: 7.165
CIECAM02
J: 53.026, C: 4.844, h: 85.020, Q: 143.469, M: 4.236, s: 17.183, H: 91.934
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.054, jaune: 0.727, green: 0.088
LMS
L: 30.240, M: 32.200, S: 30.051
YCbCr
Y: 146.112, Cb: 123.309, Cr: 130.834
YCgCo
Y: 150.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 42.500
YDbDr
Y: 151.469, Db: -14.247, Dr: -8.618
YPbPr
Y: 151.417, Pb: -5.075, Pr: 2.914
xvYCC
Y: 146.040, Cb: 123.542, Cr: 130.560
YIQ
Y: 151.469, I: 5.870, Q: -1.743
YUV
Y: 151.469, U: -4.658, V: 3.975
Munsell Color System
10YR 6/1 ΔE = 1.921
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 5.422

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