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#a6a59e Hex Color Code

#a6a59e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a59e is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #a6a59e is comprised of 65.1% red, 64.71% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a59e has a hue of 53° (degrees), 4% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.28 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #87867f
  2. #919089
  3. #9c9b94
  4. #a6a59e
  5. #b1b0a9
  6. #bbbab3
  7. #c6c5be

Tints and Shades

#a6a59e to white

  1. #a6a59e
  2. #b4b3ae
  3. #c3c2bd
  4. #d2d1cd
  5. #e1e0de
  6. #f0f0ee
  7. #ffffff

#a6a59e to black

  1. #a6a59e
  2. #888782
  3. #6b6b67
  4. #50504d
  5. #363634
  6. #1e1e1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10778
      #a6a49d
      ΔE = 0.469 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. CF10779
      #a8a398
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Friar Grey N74-006-088
      #a9a7a0
      ΔE = 0.904 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Mountain Mist N71-003-088
      #a09f9c
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  3. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N35 Light Grey
      #a6a7a0
      ΔE = 0.935 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. N25 Birch Grey
      #aba499
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ T2142-3
      #a6a59c
      ΔE = 0.938 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ Jonc des marais | EE198
      #aaa8a0
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5145
      #a7a69d
      ΔE = 0.986 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ 4145
      #a6a39d
      ΔE = 1.045 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Mock Trial / T12 8.E6
      #a6a7a1
      ΔE = 1.062 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. ★ Light Pewter / T164-5
      #a0a09b
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  7. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Shark Fin / 0574
      #a8a79e
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Cloudy Today / 0568
      #a9a39a
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0574
      #a8a79e
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ 0568
      #a9a39a
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Scotch Mist / P233-N5
      #a8a49c
      ΔE = 1.186 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  10. Jotun

    1. ★ 1032 / Iron Grey
      #aaa79f
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 7005 / Kvadergrå
      #a3a8a2
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  11. Volvo

    1. ★ Alpine White 3 / BMW-300
      #a2a39b
      ΔE = 1.279 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  12. Alcro

    1. ★ Rokgra
      #a7a39b
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Betong
      #a8a5a3
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gray Matters - 7066
      #a7a8a2
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ Rare Gray - 6199
      #a6a69b
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Wexford Fog 30GY 40/029
      #a2a49e
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Woodlawn 50GY 38/042
      #9da199
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 176-1 U
      #a3a39a
      ΔE = 1.345 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. P 179-6 U
      #a3a19f
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-g7
      #a9a9a2
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. ★ 17-g7
      #a6a7a3
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  17. Beckers

    1. ★ Tjäle 511 / S 3502-Y
      #a8a8a3
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Grotta 536 / 3606-Y36R
      #a9a399
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 822
      #a9a49c
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. 422
      #aca6a3
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  19. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2688 / Sariola
      #a8a9a2
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ K487 / Calcite
      #a4a098
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Pussy Willow / 8329
      #a1a39d
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. Diamond Heights / 8296
      #a3a3a1
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  21. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.03.15
      #a8a39b
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. ★ 03.03.16
      #a2a098
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Anse aux Cailloux
      #aaa9a3
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Nuage d'hiver
      #a1a3a1
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Ashford
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  25. Berger

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  26. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Aspen Mist / I27
      #a7a9a2
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ Flooded Gum / GR12
      #a3a29f
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ RIchmond Gray
      #a7a29a
      ΔE = 1.729 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Champagne
      #a2a196
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  28. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Weathered Windmill / JG-15
      #a7a9a3
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ Vintage Weathervane / JG-137
      #a3a7a1
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  29. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Silver Dollar Stencil CL041
      #a9a9a4
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Carolina Gull 29-24
      #a1a4a1
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-22 Granite Hearth
      #aba8a3
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  31. Glidden

    1. ★ Skipping Stone Grey / 70YY 39/057
      #aba9a0
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. ★ Hot Stone / PPG1007-4
      #aba89e
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  32. CIL

    1. ★ Wexford Fog
      #a6a9a2
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Cliffside
      #a8a5a3
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sabre Gray / 1482
      #a5a89f
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. ★ Vintage Pewter / CSP-110
      #a19f98
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  34. Behr

    1. ★ Mountain Mist EPFD-17
      #a1a099
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. DP-504 Plymouth Gray
      #acaca3
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Cliffside / 50YR 38/017
      #aba59d
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Pepper Tree / 10GG 38/038
      #a2a79c
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  36. Sikkens

    1. ★ E8.03.60
      #a9a39d
      ΔE = 1.929 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Stone Age R205D
      #a6a6a3
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ Vintage Gray
      #a5a9a0
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  38. Sico

    1. ★ 6183-41 Call of the Loon
      #aba59f
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  39. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Hot Stone / PPG1007-4
      #aba89e
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Stepping Stone / PPG1010-4
      #a4a7a4
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  40. Caparol

    1. ★ Flandern13 / Flandern 13
      #a0a49c
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 20B / 20B Weiss+Umbra 1/1
      #9ca098
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  41. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-15-4 Obscure Grey
      #a9aaa1
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 9684 Goose Wing
      #a8aba3
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  42. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8433 - Ashford
      #a4a197
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  43. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dinosaur Gray / NP N 2042 P
      #abaaa5
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Gray Rail / NP N 2035 T
      #afaca5
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  44. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Diamond Heights / KM3821-2
      #a9a7a4
      ΔE = 2.150 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  45. General Paint

    1. ★ Wavelength / CL 3214M
      #acaaa5
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Capricorn / CL 3233M
      #aeaba6
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  46. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Goose Wing
      #9fa299
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  47. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 16376
      #a9a99e
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Federal Standard 36307
      #9fa097
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  48. Colorhouse

    1. Metal .04
      #9fa198
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  49. Levis

    1. Mild Marble
      #a2a6a2
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  50. Chrysler

    1. Airwing Gray
      #a5a599
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Medium Mist
      #a5a6a4
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  51. AMC

    1. Peru Gray
      #a4a498
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  52. Crown Paint

    1. Brushed Clay
      #a5a19e
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  53. Plascon

    1. Castle Stone Y5-E2-2
      #acaca4
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  54. Sigma

    1. Sienna Brown / FS187
      #a8a19c
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  55. Ford

    1. Harvest Gold
      #abaca6
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Cashmere
      #9d9e96
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  56. Ralph Lauren

    1. Tudric Pewter / RLTH239
      #aea99f
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  57. Dulux

    1. Constructed Steel
      #a5a2a0
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  58. Flügger

    1. Grå Sten (U-729)
      #aeaca6
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Lys Granit (U-730)
      #a09e9a
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  59. Rodda Paint

    1. Titanic Grey 8305
      #a3a6a4
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  60. Dupont

    1. CAS835
      #adaba0
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  61. Sanderson

    1. Grey Squirrel
      #adada5
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  62. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wirework
      #acaca8
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 41.1%

#a6a59e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a59e foreground

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Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a6a59e">…</p>

#a6a59e background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #a6a59e">…</p>

#a6a59e shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10921374
Binary
10100110, 10100101, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#a6a59e
LRV
≈ 37.5%
Closest short hex
#aa9 ΔE = 4.151
RGB
rgb(166, 165, 158)
RGBA
rgba(166, 165, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.339, g: 0.337, b: 0.323
RYB
red: 0.624%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855842 / 0xffa6a59e
HSL
hsl(53, 4%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(53, 4%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 52° (52.500), saturation: 5% (0.048), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 52.500, saturation: 4.819%, perceived brightness: 64.517%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 80.075, S: 7.558, L: 67.640
Cubehelix
H: 50.588, S: 0.057, L: 0.645
TSL
T: 1.794, S: 0.010, L: 0.645
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.006), yellow: 5% (0.048), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 35.352, Y: 37.486, Z: 37.714
xyY
x: 0.320, y: 0.339, Y: 37.486
CIELab
L: 67.640, a: -0.939, b: 3.749
CIELuv
L: 67.640, u: 0.971, v: 5.552
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.640, C: 3.865, H: 104.058
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.640, C: 5.636, H: 80.075
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.226, a: -4.080, b: 6.336
CIECAM02
J: 58.589, C: 3.657, h: 108.903, Q: 150.806, M: 3.198, s: 14.562, H: 132.792
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.062, jaune: 0.466, green: 0.318
LMS
L: 35.885, M: 38.989, S: 37.704
YCbCr
Y: 157.306, Cb: 124.779, Cr: 128.936
YCgCo
Y: 163.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 43.500
YDbDr
Y: 164.501, Db: -9.781, Dr: -2.852
YPbPr
Y: 164.709, Pb: -3.615, Pr: 0.822
xvYCC
Y: 157.456, Cb: 124.824, Cr: 128.722
YIQ
Y: 164.501, I: 2.845, Q: -1.966
YUV
Y: 164.501, U: -3.197, V: 1.315
Munsell Color System
5R 7/1 ΔE = 4.820
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 5.870

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