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#a6a9a0 Hex Color Code

#a6a9a0 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a9a0 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #a6a9a0 is comprised of 65.1% red, 66.27% green and 62.75% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a9a0 has a hue of 80° (degrees), 5% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.38 nm.

Color Variations

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #868981
  2. #91948b
  3. #9b9e95
  4. #a6a9a0
  5. #b1b4ab
  6. #bcbfb6
  7. #c7cac1

Tints and Shades

#a6a9a0 to white

  1. #a6a9a0
  2. #b4b7af
  3. #c3c5bf
  4. #d2d3ce
  5. #e1e2de
  6. #f0f0ef
  7. #ffffff

#a6a9a0 to black

  1. #a6a9a0
  2. #888b83
  3. #6b6d68
  4. #50514d
  5. #363735
  6. #1e1f1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Gray
      #a5a9a0
      ΔE = 0.360 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Stone Age R205D
      #a6a6a3
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sabre Gray / 1482
      #a5a89f
      ΔE = 0.373 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Cape May Cobblestone / 1474
      #aeaca3
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-15-4 Obscure Grey
      #a9aaa1
      ΔE = 0.886 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. 5-20-4 Chasm
      #9fa6a1
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Wexford Fog
      #a6a9a2
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Pepper Tree
      #9fa7a2
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  5. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Aspen Mist / I27
      #a7a9a2
      ΔE = 0.959 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  6. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2688 / Sariola
      #a8a9a2
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ 2116
      #a9a9a4
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 414 C
      #a8a99e
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ P 176-1 U
      #a3a39a
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  8. Chrysler

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a9a1
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Platinum Gray
      #a8a99b
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  9. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N35 Light Grey
      #a6a7a0
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS851
      #a9aca1
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. CAS867
      #a2aca4
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-g7
      #a9a9a2
      ΔE = 1.401 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 17-g7
      #a6a7a3
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  12. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 16376
      #a9a99e
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Federal Standard 36357
      #aca99c
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wexford Fog / 30GY 40/029
      #a8a89d
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ Pepper Tree / 10GG 38/038
      #a2a79c
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3502-Y
      #aaada4
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Natural Green / 4357 B
      #a3ab9e
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0574
      #a8a79e
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ Silver Birch
      #a5a49b
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Shark Fin / 0574
      #a8a79e
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Cannon Ball / 0449
      #9da39a
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  17. Duron

    1. ★ Unusual Gray
      #a4aba3
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Foggy Grey G74-008-101
      #a7a69d
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ Quarter Tapa N73-006-106
      #a3a49c
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5145
      #a7a69d
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  20. Jotun

    1. ★ 7005 / Kvadergrå
      #a3a8a2
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ 1032 / Iron Grey
      #aaa79f
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Rare Gray - 6199
      #a6a69b
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. ★ Escape Gray - 6185
      #abac9f
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ DP-504 Plymouth Gray
      #acaca3
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. ★ Smoke Signal PEC-3
      #acaba0
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  23. Plascon

    1. ★ Castle Stone Y5-E2-2
      #acaca4
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ Aged Aloe Y6-E2-2
      #a4aca0
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  24. General Paint

    1. ★ Artesan / CL 3013M
      #a5a59e
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Wavelength / CL 3214M
      #acaaa5
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  25. Tollens

    1. ★ Jonc des marais | EE198
      #aaa8a0
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ T2142-3
      #a6a59c
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  26. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Hidden Ravine / 8393
      #a2ab9d
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Ashford
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Marble Quarry
      #abac9d
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  28. Berger

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Hidden Ravine / 8393
      #a2ab9d
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Beachcomber / KM3844-2
      #acaea5
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Restful Green / KM968-M
      #acac9e
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  30. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Anse aux Cailloux
      #aaa9a3
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  31. Caparol

    1. ★ Flandern13 / Flandern 13
      #a0a49c
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 3102-Y05R
      #acaca8
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  32. Ford

    1. ★ Harvest Gold
      #abaca6
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  33. Beckers

    1. ★ Tjäle 511 / S 3502-Y
      #a8a8a3
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Dromedar 535 / 3304-Y19R
      #aeaca4
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Silver Dollar Stencil CL041
      #a9a9a4
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Half-Tone 29-25
      #a6a39a
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  35. Sanderson

    1. ★ Grey Squirrel
      #adada5
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  36. Sto

    1. ★ 36233
      #9fa79f
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  37. Taubmans

    1. ★ Stormy Shadow / T10 50K-1
      #acaaa3
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Overcast Sea / T12 8.D4
      #acb0aa
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7399-31 Bonsecours Market
      #abada7
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  39. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Flint Gray
      #a4a699
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Wexford Fog 30GY 40/029
      #a2a49e
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. Sterling 50GY 44/019
      #aaada8
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  41. Volvo

    1. ★ Alpine White 3 / BMW-300
      #a2a39b
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  42. Farrow & Ball

    1. Manor House Gray / 265
      #adada1
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  43. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10778
      #a6a49d
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. CF10775
      #aaaea9
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  44. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Hidden Ravine / 8393
      #a7ac9e
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Pussy Willow / 8329
      #a1a39d
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  45. AMC

    1. Peru Gray
      #a4a498
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  46. Little Greene

    1. Peaceful
      #a8afa4
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  47. Levis

    1. Mild Marble
      #a2a6a2
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Shady Grey A60
      #9da298
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  48. Kansai Paint

    1. Goose Wing
      #9fa299
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  49. Glidden

    1. Slate Green
      #a1a9a4
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  50. Brillux

    1. 87.03.15
      #aeb0a5
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  51. Laura Ashley

    1. 42-22 Granite Hearth
      #aba8a3
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  52. Nippon Paint

    1. Gray Rail / NP N 2035 T
      #afaca5
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Gray Dolphin / NP N 2046 P
      #a4a6a3
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  53. GM / General Motors

    1. Summit Silver
      #afb0a7
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  54. Bristol

    1. Scotch Mist / P233-N5
      #a8a49c
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  55. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wirework
      #acaca8
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  56. Krylon

    1. Pewter Gray
      #a4a9a6
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  57. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Casting Shadow / 876
      #9da7a0
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  58. California Paints

    1. DE 6291 - Casting Shadow
      #9da7a0
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  59. Ralph Lauren

    1. Tudric Pewter / RLTH239
      #aea99f
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  60. Earthpaint

    1. 5-29-3 Field Grey
      #aaafaa
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  61. Asian Paints

    1. Marble Quarry / 8425
      #abac9d
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 40.6%

#a6a9a0 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a9a0 foreground

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

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #a6a9a0">…</p>

#a6a9a0 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #a6a9a0">…</p>

#a6a9a0 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6a9a0">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10922400
Binary
10100110, 10101001, 10100000
Hexadecimal
#a6a9a0
LRV
≈ 39.0%
Closest short hex
#aa9 ΔE = 3.320
RGB
rgb(166, 169, 160)
RGBA
rgba(166, 169, 160, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.335, g: 0.341, b: 0.323
RYB
red: 0.627%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.639%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5854816 / 0xffa6a9a0
HSL
hsl(80, 5%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(80, 5%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 80° (80.000), saturation: 5% (0.053), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 80.000, saturation: 5.325%, perceived brightness: 65.530%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 100.480, S: 8.485, L: 68.766
Cubehelix
H: -285.634, S: 0.065, L: 0.655
TSL
T: 0.635, S: 0.011, L: 0.655
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.018), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 5% (0.053), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 37% (0.373)
XYZ
X: 36.258, Y: 39.021, Z: 38.873
xyY
x: 0.318, y: 0.342, Y: 39.021
CIELab
L: 68.766, a: -2.747, b: 4.268
CIELuv
L: 68.766, u: -1.225, v: 6.621
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.766, C: 5.076, H: 122.766
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.766, C: 6.734, H: 100.480
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.467, a: -5.709, b: 6.831
CIECAM02
J: 59.806, C: 5.281, h: 128.819, Q: 152.364, M: 4.618, s: 17.410, H: 161.017
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.057, jaune: 0.565, green: 0.598
LMS
L: 37.020, M: 40.964, S: 38.867
YCbCr
Y: 159.518, Cb: 124.493, Cr: 127.322
YCgCo
Y: 166.000, Cg: 3.000, Co: 43.000
YDbDr
Y: 167.077, Db: -10.647, Dr: 2.046
YPbPr
Y: 167.713, Pb: -4.155, Pr: -1.086
xvYCC
Y: 160.036, Cb: 124.350, Cr: 127.046
YIQ
Y: 167.077, I: 1.104, Q: -3.435
YUV
Y: 167.077, U: -3.481, V: -0.945
Munsell Color System
10GY 7/1 ΔE = 3.781
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 7.516

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