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#a6a8a8 Hex Color Code

#a6a8a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a8a8 is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #a6a8a8 is comprised of 65.1% red, 65.88% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a8a8 has a hue of 180° (degrees), 1% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

Color Variations

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #868888
  2. #919393
  3. #9b9d9d
  4. #a6a8a8
  5. #b1b3b3
  6. #bcbebe
  7. #c7c9c9

Tints and Shades

#a6a8a8 to white

  1. #a6a8a8
  2. #b4b6b6
  3. #c3c4c4
  4. #d2d3d3
  5. #e1e1e1
  6. #f0f0f0
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6a8a8 to black

  1. #a6a8a8
  2. #888a8a
  3. #6b6d6d
  4. #505151
  5. #363737
  6. #1e1e1e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey Castle / T08 132-3
      #a7a8a7
      ΔE = 0.655 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Dior Grey / T12 9.D3
      #a8a9a8
      ΔE = 0.778 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  2. Humbrol

    1. ★ 64 Light Grey
      #a8a8a8
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 166 Light Aircraft Grey
      #a4a5a9
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ RN.01.61
      #a5a9a9
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ON.00.64
      #aeaead
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Warm Shale R206D
      #a5a6a6
      ΔE = 0.760 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ Howl at the Moon R207D
      #a4a5a7
      ΔE = 1.519 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 21-g7
      #a4a7a8
      ΔE = 0.771 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 29-g7
      #a0a6aa
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Dior Grey / P232-N4
      #a8a9a8
      ΔE = 0.778 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2141-1
      #a4a7a6
      ΔE = 0.813 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. ★ TF258-3
      #a7a6a4
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ West Coast Grey
      #a3a7a7
      ΔE = 0.898 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Granite Grey
      #a0a1a0
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gris - 7659
      #a5a9a8
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Morning Fog - 6255
      #a8aeb1
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Double Surrender N75-003-239
      #a8aaab
      ΔE = 0.943 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ Hit Grey N74-006-196
      #a1a9a8
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6375 - Castle Kilkenny
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. ★ DE 6361 - Baby Seal
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Castlerock / 1009
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. ★ Baby Seal / 926
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  13. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9006 / White aluminium
      #a5a5a5
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  14. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K499 / Granite
      #a9abaa
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 4983
      #a1a2a4
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  15. Flügger

    1. ★ Aftengrå (U-791)
      #a2a6a5
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ascot Blue / 90BG 41/040
      #a5aaa9
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Silhouette / 70BB 40/062
      #a8a8ad
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  17. Tata

    1. ★ Arctic White / 902
      #a5a9a7
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Poly Arctic White / 902
      #acb0af
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Mist
      #a5a6a4
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ Silver
      #a2a7a5
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / 7004
      #a2a7a6
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ Warm Red / FS193
      #a9acaa
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  20. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Titanic Grey 8305
      #a3a6a4
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Heather Harmony 8233
      #a5a4a7
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Techile / 0533
      #a3a4a4
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Smoky Tone / 0541
      #a1a1a1
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  22. Jotun

    1. ★ 5125 / Orkla
      #a1a6a6
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ Granit 40
      #ababab
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. ★ 70 3 80 / Palazzo 10
      #a4a4a4
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Alumina 30GG 44/013
      #a8aba9
      ΔE = 1.505 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Skyscraper 30BB 45/008
      #aeafae
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  25. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7406-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ 7403-31 Basaltic Layer
      #a9acaa
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  26. Olympic

    1. ★ Flagstone D58-3
      #aaacab
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  27. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4205P Pebblegrey
      #a9abad
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  28. Berger

    1. ★ Titanic Grey / 8305
      #a1a4a3
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Cold Steel / 8289
      #9ea4a6
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Titanic Grey / 8305
      #a1a4a3
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Diamond Heights / 8296
      #a1a1a0
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Titanic Grey
      #a1a4a3
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Cold Steel
      #9ea4a6
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  31. Glidden

    1. ★ Stepping Stone / PPG1010-4
      #a4a7a4
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ Philosophical Grey / 50BG 39/022
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  32. Sico

    1. ★ 6208-31 Basaltic Layer
      #a9acaa
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 6182-31 Peppery Taste
      #adaaa8
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  33. Behr

    1. ★ 780F-4 Sparrow
      #acacac
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. 770E-3 Pewter Mug
      #adaeae
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  34. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gray Dolphin / NP N 2046 P
      #a4a6a3
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Cold Steel / 8289
      #a0a6a7
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Heather Harmony / 8233
      #a5a4a7
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  36. Wattyl

    1. ★ Snowdonia / A33W
      #a9adad
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  37. New Look

    1. ★ Higitus Figitus / B12-09
      #a9adad
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  38. General Paint

    1. ★ Excalibur / CL 3173M
      #a2a4a2
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  39. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Light Grey
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  40. Krylon

    1. ★ Pewter Gray
      #a4a9a6
      ΔE = 1.958 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  41. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Flagstone / PPG1001-4
      #acadad
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Legare Street Chs-57
      #a6aeaf
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  42. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Pewter Firemist
      #a1a4a2
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Silver
      #a6a9ae
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  43. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Cape Cod Gray 28-24
      #a3a5a2
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Silver Dollar Stencil CL041
      #a9a9a4
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  44. AMC

    1. ★ Ascot Gray
      #acaba9
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Dartmouth Gray
      #acadac
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  45. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N33 Lightbox Grey
      #acadac
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  46. Ferrari

    1. ★ Bianco Saratoga / 20W157
      #9fa4a4
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  47. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Flagstone / 518-4
      #acadae
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  48. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Ironbreaker (Metal)
      #a1a6a9
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  49. Beckers

    1. ★ Grus 510 / 3301-G07Y
      #a9aca9
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Tjäle 511 / S 3502-Y
      #a8a8a3
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  50. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Cobblestone Path / 1606
      #9fa6a6
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ Adagio / 1593
      #a1a9a9
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  51. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 429
      #adadad
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 7543
      #a8adb0
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  52. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Silvered Stone
      #a6acae
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Fantasy Gray
      #a7aeaf
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  53. Ford

    1. ★ Light Smoke
      #a1a8a6
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Light Gray
      #a0a3a1
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Eau de source
      #a6a5a2
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. ★ Nuage d'hiver
      #a1a3a1
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  55. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Diamond Heights / KM3821-2
      #a9a7a4
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Cold Steel / KM3812-2
      #abafae
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  56. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28003
      #a8a9ad
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Model Master 1781
      #abacb0
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  57. Alcro

    1. ★ Betong
      #a8a5a3
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  58. Little Greene

    1. Bone China Blue
      #a1a7a4
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  59. Duron

    1. Gray Matters
      #aca8a9
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  60. Brighto Paints

    1. 7102 Wireworkgrey
      #a3abad
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  61. Teknos

    1. GBI077
      #acadaa
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  62. Levis

    1. Mild Marble
      #a2a6a2
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  63. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10784
      #a4abae
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. CF10785
      #9fa1a0
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  64. Colortrend

    1. 541
      #a1a1a1
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 0526
      #9fa4a8
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  65. Brillux

    1. 42.03.15
      #ada9a7
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. 99.00.27
      #a0a1a2
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  66. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26373
      #acafb0
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  67. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Bianco / APR.SA004.0
      #a0a9ab
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  68. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wirework
      #acaca8
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  69. Focoltone

    1. 5057
      #a3a3a7
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  70. Dulux Australia

    1. Flooded Gum / GR12
      #a3a29f
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Pluto Pulse / E9
      #a0a0a0
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  71. Dulux

    1. Constructed Steel
      #a5a2a0
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  72. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5391
      #9da4a2
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  73. Colorhouse

    1. Wool .03
      #a1abab
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  74. Clark+Kensington

    1. Stone Fireplace / N-C12
      #acb0af
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 42.9%

#a6a8a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a8a8 foreground

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Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #a6a8a8">…</p>

#a6a8a8 background

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<p style="background-color: #a6a8a8">…</p>

#a6a8a8 shadow

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

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10922152
Binary
10100110, 10101000, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#a6a8a8
LRV
≈ 38.9%
Closest short hex
#aaa ΔE = 1.175
RGB
rgb(166, 168, 168)
RGBA
rgba(166, 168, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.331, g: 0.335, b: 0.335
RYB
red: 65.098%, yellow: 65.490%, blue: 65.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855064 / 0xffa6a8a8
HSL
hsl(180, 1%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 1%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 1% (0.012), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 1.190%, perceived brightness: 65.649%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.173, S: 2.129, L: 68.707
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.014, L: 0.656
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.004, L: 0.656
CMYK
cyan: 1% (0.012), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 36.795, Y: 38.939, Z: 42.616
xyY
x: 0.311, y: 0.329, Y: 38.939
CIELab
L: 68.707, a: -0.710, b: -0.249
CIELuv
L: 68.707, u: -1.131, v: -0.244
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.707, C: 0.753, H: 199.344
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.707, C: 1.157, H: 192.173
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.401, a: -3.949, b: 3.190
CIECAM02
J: 59.750, C: 2.968, h: 205.312, Q: 152.293, M: 2.596, s: 13.055, H: 260.465
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.187, green: 0.386
LMS
L: 36.771, M: 40.470, S: 42.548
YCbCr
Y: 159.798, Cb: 128.296, Cr: 127.122
YCgCo
Y: 167.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 41.000
YDbDr
Y: 167.402, Db: 0.900, Dr: 2.666
YPbPr
Y: 167.574, Pb: 0.230, Pr: -1.000
xvYCC
Y: 159.916, Cb: 128.202, Cr: 127.122
YIQ
Y: 167.402, I: -1.191, Q: -0.423
YUV
Y: 167.402, U: 0.296, V: -1.230
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/1 ΔE = 3.596
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 5.536

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