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Natural Color System / NCS S 3502-Y / #a1978a Hex Color Code

#a1978a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a1978a is a shade of brown. In the RGB color model #a1978a is comprised of 63.14% red, 59.22% green and 54.12% blue. In the HSL color space #a1978a has a hue of 34° (degrees), 11% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.79 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #847b6e
  2. #8e8477
  3. #978d81
  4. #a1978a
  5. #aba194
  6. #b5ab9d
  7. #bfb4a7

Tints and Shades

#a1978a to White

  1. #a1978a
  2. #b0a89d
  3. #c0b9b0
  4. #cfcac3
  5. #dfdbd7
  6. #efedeb
  7. #ffffff

#a1978a to Black

  1. #a1978a
  2. #847c72
  3. #68625a
  4. #4e4944
  5. #35322e
  6. #1e1c1b
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beige
      #a19688
      ΔE = 0.609
    2. ★ Doeskin
      #a3988d
      ΔE = 1.099
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10783
      #a09588
      ΔE = 0.761
    2. ★ CF10548
      #9f9285
      ΔE = 1.953
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 720D-4 Ashwood
      #9f9688
      ΔE = 0.761
    2. Dusty Green RAH-100
      #9f9a8a
      ΔE = 2.341
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 66 8 80 / Palazzo 105
      #a0988c
      ΔE = 0.805
    2. ★ 3905-Y33R
      #a09484
      ΔE = 1.740
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ Rain Barrel
      #9f9587
      ΔE = 0.897
    2. ★ Winter Meadow
      #a79888
      ΔE = 2.137
  6. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Trenton Taupe / H113
      #a39788
      ΔE = 1.032
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ Rain Barrel
      #a39688
      ΔE = 1.083
  8. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Rain Barrel H113
      #a39688
      ΔE = 1.083
  9. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Mushroom
      #a29589
      ΔE = 1.268
  10. Jotun

    1. ★ 1233 / Mohair
      #a49a8b
      ΔE = 1.365
    2. ★ 1352 / Form
      #9b948a
      ΔE = 2.010
  11. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Old Monterey / 30YY 33/047
      #a19a8d
      ΔE = 1.375
    2. ★ Hiking Trail / 60YR 33/047
      #a5998f
      ΔE = 1.851
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Half Stonewashed Y70-014-071
      #9e9489
      ΔE = 1.377
    2. Malta BR70-023-073
      #a59784
      ΔE = 2.750
  13. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Cinderblock / RLUL222
      #9f998c
      ΔE = 1.465
    2. ★ Cottage Grove / RLNA229
      #a19886
      ΔE = 2.156
  14. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26306
      #a49a8f
      ΔE = 1.469
    2. Federal Standard 36306
      #a99e93
      ΔE = 2.950
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Wistful Willow D16-4
      #9e9485
      ΔE = 1.469
    2. ★ Earl Gray D18-4
      #a49588
      ΔE = 1.756
  16. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2111
      #a0998a
      ΔE = 1.484
    2. ★ S486 / Vulcanite
      #9c9183
      ΔE = 2.292
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bell Tower Stone
      #9e958b
      ΔE = 1.484
    2. Artichoke
      #9b9080
      ΔE = 2.967
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Aurora / CLC 1274D
      #a49687
      ΔE = 1.537
    2. Tornado / CL 3264D
      #a09289
      ΔE = 2.780
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Gothic Arch / Csp-80
      #9e978d
      ΔE = 1.539
    2. River Gorge Gray / 1537
      #a19b8a
      ΔE = 2.514
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Keystone Gray - 7504
      #9f9387
      ΔE = 1.581
    2. Pewter Tankard - 0023
      #a39d91
      ΔE = 2.423
  21. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 08 B 21 - Antelope
      #a29487
      ΔE = 1.600
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8449 - Modernist
      #a69b8e
      ΔE = 1.634
    2. ★ 8472 - Wild Mushroom
      #a59c91
      ΔE = 2.063
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ Dusted Moss 1
      #a09a8e
      ΔE = 1.640
    2. Natural Taupe 1
      #aa9a8f
      ΔE = 2.879
  24. Ford

    1. ★ Folkstone Gray
      #9c9386
      ΔE = 1.642
    2. ★ Light Fawn Glow
      #9f9382
      ΔE = 2.294
  25. Sigma

    1. ★ Orange Terra / S 4005-Y50R
      #a29b8f
      ΔE = 1.687
  26. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Granite Cliff / KM3933-2
      #a39a90
      ΔE = 1.714
    2. Ironwood / 305
      #a09481
      ΔE = 2.796
  27. Taubmans

    1. ★ Boulder Ridge / T12 3.E9
      #9f9484
      ΔE = 1.716
    2. Secret Agent / T12 9.E11
      #9c9990
      ΔE = 2.813
  28. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Stone Gray / 516-5
      #9f9484
      ΔE = 1.716
    2. Stonehenge Greige / 515-5
      #a89d8e
      ΔE = 2.449
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Stone Gray 516-5
      #9f9484
      ΔE = 1.716
    2. ★ Castle Pinckney Chs-69
      #9a9389
      ΔE = 2.275
  30. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Tempered Bronze / E8
      #a7998c
      ΔE = 1.755
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4153
      #a49587
      ΔE = 1.764
    2. 4152
      #a2968f
      ΔE = 2.819
  32. Chrysler

    1. ★ Cinema Gray
      #9e9484
      ΔE = 1.766
    2. ★ Fortress Gray
      #a39c8e
      ΔE = 1.996
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Silver Mink 33-25
      #a39988
      ΔE = 1.791
    2. Pelham Gray Medium CW817
      #9f9282
      ΔE = 2.334
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Faded Beige / 8768
      #a5968a
      ΔE = 1.827
    2. Old English Castle / 8760
      #9c9186
      ΔE = 2.350
  35. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Simply Sumptuous
      #9b9489
      ΔE = 1.830
  36. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Bell Tower 00YY 34/049
      #9e958c
      ΔE = 1.848
    2. ★ Heron Grey 20YY 37/094
      #a69888
      ΔE = 1.868
  37. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Warm Grey 7
      #a39487
      ΔE = 1.869
    2. 408
      #a8998f
      ΔE = 2.614
  38. Sikkens

    1. ★ G0.05.55
      #9b968a
      ΔE = 1.915
    2. E4.05.55
      #9e938b
      ΔE = 2.596
  39. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Stone
      #a29785
      ΔE = 2.088
  40. Glidden

    1. ★ Driftwood Grey
      #a29c90
      ΔE = 2.127
  41. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-12 River Silt
      #a89c8e
      ΔE = 2.165
  42. Sico

    1. ★ 6206-42 Crosshatch
      #9a948a
      ΔE = 2.237
  43. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7401-42 Crosshatch
      #9a948a
      ΔE = 2.237
  44. Tollens

    1. ★ Grimoire
      #a89c90
      ΔE = 2.256
    2. T2143-6
      #a59d8c
      ΔE = 2.726
  45. Krylon

    1. ★ Pebble
      #9b9283
      ΔE = 2.259
  46. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Coffee Cup
      #a49b92
      ΔE = 2.298
  47. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Taupe
      #a89a8f
      ΔE = 2.299
    2. Fluffy Bunny
      #9f9289
      ΔE = 2.641
  48. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. N15 Homebush Grey
      #a29b92
      ΔE = 2.321
  49. CIL

    1. Brushwood
      #a09382
      ΔE = 2.346
    2. Neutral Wheat
      #ab9d8e
      ΔE = 2.959
  50. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Calico Rock / 849
      #9c9584
      ΔE = 2.355
    2. Bison Beige / 899
      #9f9180
      ΔE = 2.932
  51. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1994
      #999287
      ΔE = 2.442
    2. Model Master 1794
      #989085
      ΔE = 2.957
  52. Alcro

    1. Chai
      #9a968c
      ΔE = 2.446
  53. Beckers

    1. Fårö 560 / S 5005-Y50R
      #a19a92
      ΔE = 2.459
    2. Gråsäl 578 / 4105-Y01R
      #9b998f
      ΔE = 2.958
  54. Vista Paint

    1. Faded Beige
      #a29285
      ΔE = 2.497
  55. Scib Paints

    1. Faded Beige / 8768
      #a29285
      ΔE = 2.497
  56. Berger

    1. Faded Beige / 8768
      #a29285
      ΔE = 2.497
  57. Kansai Paint

    1. Coriender
      #a9988b
      ΔE = 2.580
  58. Peintures MF

    1. Ferme de mer
      #a29283
      ΔE = 2.597
    2. Café irlandais
      #9f9180
      ΔE = 2.932
  59. AMC

    1. Mystic Gold
      #9a9789
      ΔE = 2.617
  60. Plascon

    1. Maison Blanche Y1-E2-1
      #9c9084
      ΔE = 2.617
    2. Hollyhock Y3-E2-1
      #989488
      ΔE = 2.651
  61. Zoffany

    1. Elephant Grey
      #9e9b90
      ΔE = 2.698
  62. Earthpaint

    1. 5-15-4 Obscure Grey
      #9f9b92
      ΔE = 2.758
  63. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Weimaraner G15
      #aa9c8c
      ΔE = 2.760
  64. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3500-N
      #a39992
      ΔE = 2.771
  65. Volkswagen

    1. Ascot Gray
      #a79f92
      ΔE = 2.942

#a1978a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a1978a foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #a1978a">…</p>

#a1978a background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #a1978a">…</p>

#a1978a shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a1978a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10590090
Binary
10100001, 10010111, 10001010
Hexadecimal
#a1978a
Closest short hex
#a98 ΔE = 2.809
RGB
rgb(161, 151, 138)
RGBA
rgba(161, 151, 138, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.358, g: 0.336, b: 0.307
RYB
red: 61.056%, yellow: 63.137%, blue: 54.118%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6187126 / 0xffa1978a
HSL
hsl(34, 11%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(34, 11%%, 59%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 34° (33.913), saturation: 14% (0.143), value: 63% (0.631)
HSP
hue: 33.913, saturation: 14.286, perceived brightness: 59.867
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 58.760, S: 17.094, L: 62.966
Cubehelix
H: 30.885, S: 0.138, L: 0.598
TSL
T: 2.575, S: 0.033, L: 0.598
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 6 (0.062), yellow: 14 (0.143), key: 37 (0.369)
CMY
cyan: 37 (0.369), magenta: 41 (0.408), yellow: 46 (0.459)
XYZ
X: 30.352, Y: 31.546, Z: 28.530
xyY
x: 0.336, y: 0.349, Y: 31.546
CIELab
L: 62.966, a: 1.388, b: 8.167
CIELuv
L: 62.966, u: 6.744, v: 11.118
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.966, C: 8.285, H: 80.353
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.966, C: 13.004, H: 58.760
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.166, a: -1.829, b: 9.199
CIECAM02
J: 53.500, C: 7.441, h: 74.410, Q: 144.108, M: 6.507, s: 21.250, H: 75.284
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.042, jaune: 1.158, green: -0.158
LMS
L: 31.161, M: 32.367, S: 28.576
YCbCr
Y: 147.005, Cb: 120.813, Cr: 133.313
YCgCo
Y: 150.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: 46.000
YDbDr
Y: 152.508, Db: -21.829, Dr: -16.151
YPbPr
Y: 152.194, Pb: -7.650, Pr: 5.598
xvYCC
Y: 146.708, Cb: 121.280, Cr: 132.917
YIQ
Y: 152.508, I: 10.134, Q: -1.930
YUV
Y: 152.508, U: -7.138, V: 7.450
Munsell Color System
10YR 6/1 ΔE = 1.699
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 8.289

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