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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

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  1. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28003
      #a8a9ad
      ΔE = 0.841 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Model Master 1781
      #abacb0
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  2. Devoe Paint

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

    1. ★ Bethel Corner / 8249
      #a4aab0
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Cold Steel / 8289
      #a0a6a7
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  5. 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%
  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. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Light Grey
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  8. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #aaacb2
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ Nimbus Gray
      #a0a7af
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  9. 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%
  10. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sheffield Firemist
      #a5abb2
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Argent
      #a0a4a6
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  11. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11042
      #aaacaf
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. CF10777
      #9da4ab
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Freestyling B75-010-257
      #a4a8b0
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Gull Grey N75-008-229
      #a4adb0
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  13. Humbrol

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. ★ Quicksilver
      #a0a6ac
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  20. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7543
      #a8adb0
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ P 174-2 C
      #a8acae
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 29-g7
      #a0a6aa
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 37-g7
      #a1a2aa
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  22. 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%
  23. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7406-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 7357-41 Purple Mystery
      #a8a4aa
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  24. Games Workshop - Citadel

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

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

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

    1. ★ Silver Stream PPKB-44
      #a0a8ad
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. ★ Wisteria Gray FF55-2
      #a2a5ad
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  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. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Baby Seal / 926
      #a1a5a8
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ Castlerock / 1009
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  30. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36375
      #a6adb4
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Federal Standard 36300
      #9da2a8
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  31. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Silvered Stone
      #a6acae
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Fantasy Gray
      #a7aeaf
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  32. Dulux

    1. ★ Earl Blue
      #a0a9ae
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  33. 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%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

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

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

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

    1. Sensual Silver / H811
      #9fa8af
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Disco Ball / G781
      #a9a5aa
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  38. Focoltone

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. 9730
      #a2aab3
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 4983
      #a1a2a4
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  46. Benjamin Moore

    1. Pike's Peak Gray / 2127-50
      #a1abb2
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Gull Wing Gray / 2134-50
      #a8afb1
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  47. Levis

    1. Atl Matin E7
      #a3a7b1
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  48. 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%
  49. 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%
  50. Nippon Paint

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Aprilia Bianco / APR.SA004.0
      #a0a9ab
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  56. Caparol

    1. Granit 40
      #ababab
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Basalt 14 / Str-Putz Basalt 14
      #a8b0b4
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  57. Valspar Paint

    1. Warm Shale R206D
      #a5a6a6
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Evening Twilight
      #a6acb6
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  58. Opaltone / OMS

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

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

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

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

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

#a6a9ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a9ae foreground

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #a6a9ae">…</p>

#a6a9ae background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #a6a9ae">…</p>

#a6a9ae shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6a9ae">…</p>

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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