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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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Color Schemes

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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 / #fff

#9c978e to black

  1. #9c978e
  2. #807c75
  3. #65625d
  4. #4c4946
  5. #333230
  6. #1d1c1b
  7. #000000 / #000

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. Arctic Shadows / 1559
      #9b9b8f
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Sandstone BR69-010-071
      #9d968d
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. ★ Half Taupe Grey Y71-009-090
      #9d998f
      ΔE = 0.882 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 402 C
      #9d968d
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. 423
      #94948f
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dry Stone R73D
      #9b958c
      ΔE = 0.770 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. ★ Luxe Grey X37R75D
      #9a948e
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  6. Alcro

    1. ★ Chai
      #9a968c
      ΔE = 0.778 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  7. Levis

    1. ★ Herontdekt Beton
      #9e9890
      ΔE = 0.782 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
    2. ★ Shady Grey C50
      #9c968b
      ΔE = 1.023 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  8. General Paint

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

    1. ★ Tabby / P199-N5
      #99948a
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
    2. ★ Persian Pussy / P202-N5
      #969389
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  12. Clark+Kensington

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

    1. ★ 67 8 74 / Marill 20
      #a09890
      ΔE = 1.379 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. Schiefer14
      #98988c
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  14. Earthpaint

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

    1. ★ Bell Tower 00YY 34/049
      #9e958c
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    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. Beckers

    1. ★ Fårö 560 / S 5005-Y50R
      #a19a92
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. ★ Sten 538 / 5402-Y05R
      #989991
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  18. 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%
  19. 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%
  20. Toyo Ink

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

    1. ★ 1877 / Valmuefrø
      #96938b
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 8094 / Dunkel
      #9d9c95
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  24. British Standard

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

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

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

    1. ★ Persian Pussy / T12 9.F9
      #969389
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Smithys Forge / T12 8.E1
      #95968e
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  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 3502-Y
      #a1978a
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  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. ★ Rock Slide / PPG1022-4
      #a1968c
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  33. Sikkens

    1. ★ F1.04.56
      #a29b94
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ E4.05.55
      #9b9289
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  34. Model Master

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

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

    1. ★ Orange Terra / S 4005-Y50R
      #a29b8f
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. Yellow Ocre / 7030
      #98998e
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  37. Tikkurila

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

    1. ★ Granite Cliff / 8440
      #979188
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
    2. Old English Castle / 8760
      #9c9186
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  39. 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%
  40. Peintures MF

    1. ★ BD206-2
      #a29c95
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  41. GM / General Motors

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

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

    1. 90.03.19
      #97978b
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 15.03.18
      #9a9088
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 28.6%
  44. AMC

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

    1. Quail Ridge ECC-18-1
      #a29a8d
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. 806 Pebble Gray
      #9a9486
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 29.8%
  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. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Polished Concrete - 9167
      #9e9793
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Cornwall Slate - 9131
      #949488
      ΔE = 2.844 / 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. Dupont

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

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

    1. 4152
      #a2968f
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  56. Chrysler

    1. Heron Gray
      #9b9a96
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Light Silverfern
      #a29e98
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  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%
  59. New Look

    1. True Dream / B11-08
      #a39e92
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 34.3%

#9c978e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9c978e foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #9c978e">…</p>

#9c978e background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #9c978e">…</p>

#9c978e shadow

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<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: 58.736%, yellow: 61.176%, blue: 55.686%
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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