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GM / General Motors Silver / #a6a9ae Hex Color Code

#a6a9ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a9ae is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #a6a9ae is comprised of 65.1% red, 66.27% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a9ae has a hue of 218° (degrees), 5% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.76 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #86898e
  2. #919498
  3. #9b9ea3
  4. #a6a9ae
  5. #b1b4b9
  6. #bcbfc4
  7. #c7cacf

Tints and Shades

#a6a9ae to white

  1. #a6a9ae
  2. #b4b7bb
  3. #c3c5c8
  4. #d2d3d6
  5. #e1e2e3
  6. #f0f0f1
  7. #ffffff

#a6a9ae to black

  1. #a6a9ae
  2. #888b8f
  3. #6b6d70
  4. #505154
  5. #363738
  6. #1e1f1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Silhouette / 70BB 40/062
      #a8a8ad
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Cold Steel / 8289
      #a0a6a7
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  3. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Heather Harmony 8233
      #a5a4a7
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Greystokes / T168-5
      #a8a9b0
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Lilac Brook / T08 98-2
      #a4a9b3
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  5. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Light Grey
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Philosophical Grey / 50BG 39/022
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Winter Sky Grey / 70BG 40/050
      #a1acb2
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  7. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1424
      #a6a7aa
      ΔE = 1.329 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ Model Master 1423
      #a4a5a9
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #aaacb2
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ Nimbus Gray
      #a0a7af
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Shadow Gray / 2125-40
      #a3aaaf
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. ★ Pigeon Gray / 2133-50
      #abafb4
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Maddy's Mood / KM3789-2
      #a1a7ac
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Sterling Water / KM3780-2
      #aeb1b5
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sheffield Firemist
      #a5abb2
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Silver
      #a0a4ad
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  12. Humbrol

    1. ★ 166 Light Aircraft Grey
      #a4a5a9
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 64 Light Grey
      #a8a8a8
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  13. Berger

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Cold Steel / 8289
      #9ea4a6
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Bethel Corner
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Cold Steel
      #9ea4a6
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a3a7af
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Cold Steel / 8289
      #9ea4a6
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4205P Pebblegrey
      #a9abad
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. 4225P Gray Mystic
      #a8afb2
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  17. Chrysler

    1. ★ Platinum Gray
      #a0a6ac
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. ★ Platinum Silver
      #a8a7ae
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  18. AMC

    1. ★ Quicksilver
      #a0a6ac
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  19. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10784
      #a4abae
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. CF10777
      #9da4ab
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  20. Sico

    1. ★ 6210-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 6173-41 Old Armour
      #a2a3aa
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7406-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ 7408-41 Shimmering Grey
      #a5a4aa
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  22. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Ironbreaker (Metal)
      #a1a6a9
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  23. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ 0526
      #9fa4a8
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Baby Seal / 0519
      #a2a6ae
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ Metropolis Mood / 0526
      #9fa4a8
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  25. Behr

    1. ★ Silver Stream PPKB-44
      #a0a8ad
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. ★ Tea Set NEKB-28
      #a0a6a9
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  26. Resene

    1. ★ Forecast B76-010-243
      #a2aab1
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Grey Chateau N73-006-251
      #9fa3a7
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Baby Seal / 926
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ Castlerock / 1009
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  28. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6361 - Baby Seal
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ DE 6375 - Castle Kilkenny
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  29. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36375
      #a6adb4
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Federal Standard 36300
      #9da2a8
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 429 C
      #a2aaad
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. P 174-3 C
      #a0a3a5
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Silvered Stone
      #a6acae
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Vineyard Point
      #aba7ad
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  32. Dulux

    1. ★ Earl Blue
      #a0a9ae
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Made in the Shade X98R215D
      #a0a7aa
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Evening Twilight
      #a6acb6
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  34. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-g7
      #a0a5a8
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 33-g7
      #a0a4ac
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. ★ English Harbor 50BB 45/054
      #a7adb5
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Violet Hill 70BB 39/046
      #9fa2a9
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Morning Fog - 6255
      #a8aeb1
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Mysterious Mauve - 6262
      #a6a3a9
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  37. Jotun

    1. ★ 4246 / Gråblå
      #a0a9b0
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  38. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS931
      #a4acb4
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. CAS915
      #a1acb2
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  39. Caparol

    1. 4342
      #acacb4
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Granit 40
      #ababab
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  40. Focoltone

    1. 5057
      #a3a3a7
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 5056
      #aeafb2
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  41. Krylon

    1. Pewter Gray
      #a9aeb6
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  42. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1185
      #acadb5
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  43. Olympic

    1. Silver Charm D45-3
      #acafb2
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  44. Brighto Paints

    1. 7102 Wireworkgrey
      #a3abad
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  45. CIL

    1. Silhouette
      #a6a9b3
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. West Coast Grey
      #a3a7a7
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  46. Brillux

    1. 48.06.15
      #a8adb6
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 60.06.15
      #acb0b6
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  47. Tikkurila

    1. 9730
      #a2aab3
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 4983
      #a1a2a4
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  48. Levis

    1. Atl Matin E7
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  49. Porter Paints

    1. Flagstone / 518-4
      #acadae
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Silver Charm / 541-4
      #adb0b5
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  50. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Foretell Atc-67
      #a3adb2
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Silver Charm / PPG1013-4
      #adb0b4
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  51. Nippon Paint

    1. Trinklets / NP N 1962 P
      #adadb5
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  52. Coronado Paint

    1. 8257 - Dolphin Dance
      #a8afb2
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. 8249 - Bethel Corner
      #9da2a8
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  53. Tollens

    1. T2149-3
      #abadb6
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. T2147-2
      #9da8ae
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  54. Audi

    1. Avussilber Pearl / C2, LY7J
      #9da4ab
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  55. Teknos

    1. PR340
      #aaa8b1
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. PR500
      #afb0b3
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  56. UNKNOWN

    1. Aprilia Bianco / APR.SA004.0
      #a0a9ab
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  57. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6145
      #9ea3ab
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  58. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / FS205
      #a3adb0
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  59. British Standard

    1. BS381 676 - Light weatherwork grey
      #9ea9ad
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  60. Beckers

    1. Retro 780 / S 3010-B30G
      #a0a8b2
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  61. RAL

    1. RAL 9006 / White aluminium
      #a5a5a5
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 37.6%

#a6a9ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a9ae foreground

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
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#a6a9ae background

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Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #a6a9ae">…</p>

#a6a9ae shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10922414
Binary
10100110, 10101001, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#a6a9ae
LRV
≈ 39.5%
Closest short hex
#aaa ΔE = 2.979
RGB
rgb(166, 169, 174)
RGBA
rgba(166, 169, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.326, g: 0.332, b: 0.342
RYB
red: 0.651%, yellow: 0.660%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5854802 / 0xffa6a9ae
HSL
hsl(218, 5%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(218, 5%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 218° (217.500), saturation: 5% (0.046), value: 68% (0.682)
HSP
hue: 217.500, saturation: 4.598%, perceived brightness: 66.153%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.641, S: 5.591, L: 69.140
Cubehelix
H: -144.929, S: 0.052, L: 0.661
TSL
T: -2.000, S: 0.010, L: 0.661
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.046), magenta: 3% (0.029), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 32% (0.318)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 37.552, Y: 39.539, Z: 45.690
xyY
x: 0.306, y: 0.322, Y: 39.539
CIELab
L: 69.140, a: -0.091, b: -2.940
CIELuv
L: 69.140, u: -1.958, v: -4.325
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.140, C: 2.941, H: 268.224
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.140, C: 4.748, H: 245.641
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.880, a: -3.438, b: 0.935
CIECAM02
J: 60.224, C: 5.965, h: 245.128, Q: 152.896, M: 5.216, s: 18.471, H: 303.616
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.094, jaune: -0.634, green: 0.366
LMS
L: 37.084, M: 40.974, S: 45.581
YCbCr
Y: 160.890, Cb: 130.639, Cr: 126.328
YCgCo
Y: 169.500, Cg: -0.500, Co: 39.500
YDbDr
Y: 168.673, Db: 8.015, Dr: 5.084
YPbPr
Y: 168.721, Pb: 2.845, Pr: -1.730
xvYCC
Y: 160.902, Cb: 130.499, Cr: 126.480
YIQ
Y: 168.673, I: -3.393, Q: 0.921
YUV
Y: 168.673, U: 2.623, V: -2.345
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/1 ΔE = 2.578
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 6.608

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