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#a8a79e Hex Color Code

#a8a79e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8a79e is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #a8a79e is comprised of 65.88% red, 65.49% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #a8a79e has a hue of 54° (degrees), 5% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.9 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #89887f
  2. #939289
  3. #9d9c93
  4. #a8a79e
  5. #b3b2a9
  6. #bebdb3
  7. #c9c8be

Tints and Shades

#a8a79e to white

  1. #a8a79e
  2. #b6b5ae
  3. #c4c4bd
  4. #d3d2cd
  5. #e1e1de
  6. #f0f0ee
  7. #ffffff

#a8a79e to black

  1. #a8a79e
  2. #8a8982
  3. #6d6c67
  4. #51514d
  5. #373634
  6. #1e1e1d
  7. #000000

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  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5145
      #a7a69d
      ΔE = 0.374 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ 4145
      #a6a39d
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  2. Berger

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 0.571 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Wild Mushroom / 8472
      #a8a196
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 0.571 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Wild Mushroom / 8472
      #a8a196
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Ashford
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 0.571 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Wild Mushroom
      #a8a196
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  5. Tollens

    1. ★ T2142-3
      #a6a59c
      ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ Jonc des marais | EE198
      #aaa8a0
      ΔE = 0.756 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  6. Jotun

    1. ★ 1032 / Iron Grey
      #aaa79f
      ΔE = 0.882 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 0394 / Varmgrå
      #afa99c
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Opal
      #a9a9a1
      ΔE = 0.901 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. ★ Dover Gray
      #a9a89a
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Friar Grey N74-006-088
      #a9a7a0
      ΔE = 0.987 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Delta Grey G72-013-094
      #a5a395
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Granite Pencil / T12 7.D11
      #a8a99f
      ΔE = 1.012 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ Sophisticated / T12 9.D11
      #afaaa1
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Rare Gray - 6199
      #a6a69b
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Escape Gray - 6185
      #abac9f
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  11. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 16376
      #a9a99e
      ΔE = 1.140 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 36357
      #aca99c
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  12. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N35 Light Grey
      #a6a7a0
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. N25 Birch Grey
      #aba499
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #aba79d
      ΔE = 1.174 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Pussy Willow / 8329
      #a1a39d
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-15-4 Obscure Grey
      #a9aaa1
      ΔE = 1.198 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ 9684 Goose Wing
      #a8aba3
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-g7
      #a9a9a2
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 17-g7
      #a6a7a3
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 414 C
      #a8a99e
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ P 176-1 U
      #a3a39a
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  17. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2688 / Sariola
      #a8a9a2
      ΔE = 1.317 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. K487 / Calcite
      #a4a098
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10778
      #a6a49d
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. ★ CF10779
      #a8a398
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sabre Gray / 1482
      #a5a89f
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Museum Piece / CSP-40
      #b1ada4
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Scotch Mist / P233-N5
      #a8a49c
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  21. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Aspen Mist / I27
      #a7a9a2
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Colorbond® Dune / O18
      #aba499
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  22. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Ever Classic 32-24
      #aaa59b
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. ★ Silver Dollar Stencil CL041
      #a9a9a4
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Anse aux Cailloux
      #aaa9a3
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Eau de source
      #a6a5a2
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ Smoke Signal PEC-3
      #acaba0
      ΔE = 1.686 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. ★ Cool Granite PPF-39
      #a8a7a3
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  25. Alcro

    1. ★ Rokgra
      #a7a39b
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 822
      #a9a49c
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. 172
      #afa89e
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  27. CIL

    1. ★ Wexford Fog
      #a6a9a2
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  28. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Tudric Pewter / RLTH239
      #aea99f
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Gray
      #a5a9a0
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Seafoam Storm
      #a3a396
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  30. Volvo

    1. ★ Alpine White 3 / BMW-300
      #a2a39b
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  31. Beckers

    1. ★ Tjäle 511 / S 3502-Y
      #a8a8a3
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Dromedar 535 / 3304-Y19R
      #aeaca4
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  32. Plascon

    1. ★ Castle Stone Y5-E2-2
      #acaca4
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Ageless Y3-E2-2
      #b0aca4
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Cliffside / 50YR 38/017
      #aba59d
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Pepper Tree / 10GG 38/038
      #a2a79c
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  34. AMC

    1. ★ Peru Gray
      #a4a498
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  35. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.03.15
      #a8a39b
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 03.03.16
      #a2a098
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Wood Smoke 40YY 41/054
      #aba59a
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ Wexford Fog 30GY 40/029
      #a2a49e
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  37. Colortrend

    1. ★ Rolling Moss
      #aca99c
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. ★ 0568
      #a9a39a
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  38. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-22 Granite Hearth
      #aba8a3
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Cloudy Today / 0568
      #a9a39a
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Indian Hills / 0561
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  40. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ RIchmond Gray
      #a7a29a
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Champagne
      #a2a196
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  41. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Flint Gray
      #a4a699
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  42. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS851
      #a9aca1
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. CAS819
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  43. Sanderson

    1. ★ Grey Squirrel
      #adada5
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  44. General Paint

    1. ★ Wavelength / CL 3214M
      #acaaa5
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Capricorn / CL 3233M
      #aeaba6
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  45. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8433 - Ashford
      #a4a197
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 8425 - Marble Quarry
      #a8a697
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  46. Sico

    1. 6183-41 Call of the Loon
      #aba59f
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  47. Ford

    1. Harvest Gold
      #abaca6
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Light Taupe
      #afa79c
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  48. Dulux

    1. Narrow Lane
      #b0aaa0
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  49. Levis

    1. Canopus
      #b0aaa0
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Mild Marble
      #a2a6a2
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  50. Caparol

    1. Flandern13 / Flandern 13
      #a0a49c
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 3102-Y05R
      #acaca8
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  51. Nippon Paint

    1. Gray Rail / NP N 2035 T
      #afaca5
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Gray Dolphin / NP N 2046 P
      #a4a6a3
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  52. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 3502-Y
      #aaada4
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  53. Farrow & Ball

    1. Manor House Gray / 265
      #adada1
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  54. Sikkens

    1. E8.03.60
      #a9a39d
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  55. Kelly-Moore

    1. Beachcomber / KM3844-2
      #acaea5
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Silver Lustre / HL 4305-2
      #a9a99a
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  56. Kansai Paint

    1. Goose Wing
      #9fa299
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  57. Crown Diamond

    1. 7399-31 Bonsecours Market
      #abada7
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  58. Zoffany

    1. Double Silver
      #a7a395
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  59. Asian Paints

    1. Wild Mushroom / 8472
      #a8a196
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  60. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wirework
      #acaca8
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  61. Glidden

    1. Wood Smoke
      #b2ada2
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 42.0%

#a8a79e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8a79e foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #a8a79e">…</p>

#a8a79e background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #a8a79e">…</p>

#a8a79e shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8a79e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11052958
Binary
10101000, 10100111, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#a8a79e
LRV
≈ 38.4%
Closest short hex
#aa9 ΔE = 3.203
RGB
rgb(168, 167, 158)
RGBA
rgba(168, 167, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.341, g: 0.339, b: 0.320
RYB
red: 0.624%, yellow: 0.659%, blue: 0.620%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5724258 / 0xffa8a79e
HSL
hsl(54, 5%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(54, 5%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 54° (54.000), saturation: 6% (0.060), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 54.000, saturation: 5.952%, perceived brightness: 65.216%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 81.294, S: 9.516, L: 68.337
Cubehelix
H: 51.935, S: 0.074, L: 0.652
TSL
T: 1.730, S: 0.012, L: 0.652
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.006), yellow: 6% (0.060), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 35% (0.345), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 36.138, Y: 38.431, Z: 37.855
xyY
x: 0.321, y: 0.342, Y: 38.431
CIELab
L: 68.337, a: -1.297, b: 4.776
CIELuv
L: 68.337, u: 1.084, v: 7.081
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.337, C: 4.949, H: 105.196
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.337, C: 7.163, H: 81.294
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.993, a: -4.433, b: 7.190
CIECAM02
J: 59.395, C: 4.612, h: 107.195, Q: 151.840, M: 4.033, s: 16.298, H: 130.096
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.057, jaune: 0.633, green: 0.354
LMS
L: 36.844, M: 40.041, S: 37.858
YCbCr
Y: 158.828, Cb: 123.901, Cr: 129.078
YCgCo
Y: 165.000, Cg: 2.000, Co: 44.500
YDbDr
Y: 166.273, Db: -12.447, Dr: -3.286
YPbPr
Y: 166.565, Pb: -4.615, Pr: 0.914
xvYCC
Y: 159.050, Cb: 123.946, Cr: 128.803
YIQ
Y: 166.273, I: 3.487, Q: -2.589
YUV
Y: 166.273, U: -4.069, V: 1.515
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/1 ΔE = 3.864
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 7.117

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