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#a9a79f Hex Color Code

#a9a79f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9a79f is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #a9a79f is comprised of 66.27% red, 65.49% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #a9a79f has a hue of 48° (degrees), 5% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.53 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #898880
  2. #94928a
  3. #9e9c94
  4. #a9a79f
  5. #b4b2aa
  6. #bfbdb4
  7. #cac8bf

Tints and Shades

#a9a79f to white

  1. #a9a79f
  2. #b7b5ae
  3. #c5c4be
  4. #d3d2ce
  5. #e2e1de
  6. #f0f0ee
  7. #ffffff

#a9a79f to black

  1. #a9a79f
  2. #8b8983
  3. #6d6c67
  4. #51514d
  5. #373634
  6. #1f1e1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Jotun

    1. ★ 1032 / Iron Grey
      #aaa79f
      ΔE = 0.370 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 0394 / Varmgrå
      #afa99c
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ Jonc des marais | EE198
      #aaa8a0
      ΔE = 0.373 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. TF264-2
      #a8a297
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Friar Grey N74-006-088
      #a9a7a0
      ΔE = 0.459 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. ★ Cloudy BR75-009-070
      #b0a99f
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0574
      #a8a79e
      ΔE = 0.600 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ 0568
      #a9a39a
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5145
      #a7a69d
      ΔE = 0.763 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ 4145
      #a6a39d
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Wild Mushroom / 8472
      #a8a196
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Wild Mushroom / 8472
      #a8a196
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Ashford
      #a9a79d
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Wild Mushroom
      #a8a196
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-g7
      #a9a9a2
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. ★ 17-g7
      #a6a7a3
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Hot Stone / PPG1007-4
      #aba89e
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Wood Smoke
      #b2ada2
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Hot Stone / PPG1007-4
      #aba89e
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Greyhound / PPG1008-3
      #b2aca2
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  12. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Ashford / 8433
      #aba79d
      ΔE = 1.149 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Pussy Willow / 8329
      #a1a39d
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10778
      #a6a49d
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. ★ CF10779
      #a8a398
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  14. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N35 Light Grey
      #a6a7a0
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. N25 Birch Grey
      #aba499
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Scotch Mist / P233-N5
      #a8a49c
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Scotch Mist / T12 9.E7
      #a8a49c
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ Sophisticated / T12 9.D11
      #afaaa1
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  17. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2688 / Sariola
      #a8a9a2
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. K487 / Calcite
      #a4a098
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 822
      #a9a49c
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ 172
      #afa89e
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-15-4 Obscure Grey
      #a9aaa1
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. ★ 9684 Goose Wing
      #a8aba3
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Ever Classic 32-24
      #aaa59b
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. ★ Genteel Gray 33-12
      #a9a39d
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Cliffside / 50YR 38/017
      #aba59d
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Pepper Tree / 10GG 38/038
      #a2a79c
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  22. Alcro

    1. ★ Rokgra
      #a7a39b
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Betong
      #a8a5a3
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  23. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-22 Granite Hearth
      #aba8a3
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  24. Beckers

    1. ★ Tjäle 511 / S 3502-Y
      #a8a8a3
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Dromedar 535 / 3304-Y19R
      #aeaca4
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  25. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Aspen Mist / I27
      #a7a9a2
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Flooded Gum / GR12
      #a3a29f
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  26. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 16376
      #a9a99e
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Federal Standard 36357
      #aca99c
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  27. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.03.15
      #a8a39b
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 03.03.16
      #a2a098
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  28. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Tudric Pewter / RLTH239
      #aea99f
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Rare Gray - 6199
      #a6a69b
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Escape Gray - 6185
      #abac9f
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  30. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Weathered Windmill / JG-15
      #a7a9a3
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Cupola / JG-14
      #b0aea7
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  31. Sico

    1. ★ 6183-41 Call of the Loon
      #aba59f
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 6207-41 Hailstorm
      #afaea9
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  32. General Paint

    1. ★ Wavelength / CL 3214M
      #acaaa5
      ΔE = 1.829 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ Capricorn / CL 3233M
      #aeaba6
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  33. Plascon

    1. ★ Castle Stone Y5-E2-2
      #acaca4
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ Ageless Y3-E2-2
      #b0aca4
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  34. Behr

    1. ★ Cool Granite PPF-39
      #a8a7a3
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Silver Clouds ECC-35-1
      #a0a39c
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sabre Gray / 1482
      #a5a89f
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Museum Piece / CSP-40
      #b1ada4
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  36. CIL

    1. ★ Wexford Fog
      #a6a9a2
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Cliffside
      #a8a5a3
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Cloudy Today / 0568
      #a9a39a
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Indian Hills / 0561
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  38. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS835
      #adaba0
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. CAS851
      #a9aca1
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  39. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ RIchmond Gray
      #a7a29a
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Champagne
      #a2a196
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Wood Smoke 40YY 41/054
      #aba59a
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ Wexford Fog 30GY 40/029
      #a2a49e
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  41. Volvo

    1. ★ Alpine White 3 / BMW-300
      #a2a39b
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gray Rail / NP N 2035 T
      #afaca5
      ΔE = 2.059 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Gray Dolphin / NP N 2046 P
      #a4a6a3
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  43. Sikkens

    1. ★ E8.03.60
      #a9a39d
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  44. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 422
      #adaba6
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ 7539
      #a3a199
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  45. Flügger

    1. ★ Grå Sten (U-729)
      #aeaca6
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Vestenvind (U-727)
      #b1afa6
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  46. Levis

    1. ★ Canopus
      #b0aaa0
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Mild Marble
      #a2a6a2
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  47. Dulux

    1. ★ Narrow Lane
      #b0aaa0
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  48. Ford

    1. ★ Harvest Gold
      #abaca6
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Light Taupe
      #afa79c
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  49. Sanderson

    1. ★ Grey Squirrel
      #adada5
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  50. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Vintage Gray
      #a5a9a0
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Stone Age R205D
      #a6a6a3
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  51. Chrysler

    1. ★ Airwing Gray
      #a5a599
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Medium Mist
      #a5a6a4
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  52. Kelly-Moore

    1. Diamond Heights / KM3821-2
      #a9a7a4
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Beachcomber / KM3844-2
      #acaea5
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  53. Peintures MF

    1. Eau de source
      #a6a5a2
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Stirling
      #b0ada6
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  54. AMC

    1. Peru Gray
      #a4a498
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  55. Coronado Paint

    1. 8433 - Ashford
      #a4a197
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  56. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 3502-Y
      #aaada4
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Sienna Brown / FS187
      #a8a19c
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  57. Crown Diamond

    1. 7399-31 Bonsecours Market
      #abada7
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. 7402-41 Hailstorm
      #afaea9
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  58. Caparol

    1. 3102-Y05R
      #acaca8
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Flandern13 / Flandern 13
      #a0a49c
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  59. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wirework
      #acaca8
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  60. Dutch Boy

    1. Stonewall Jackson
      #afada8
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  61. Farrow & Ball

    1. Manor House Gray / 265
      #adada1
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  62. Volkswagen

    1. Flint Gray
      #a4a699
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  63. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3000-N
      #b2a9a2
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  64. Asian Paints

    1. Wild Mushroom / 8472
      #a8a196
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  65. Kansai Paint

    1. Goose Wing
      #9fa299
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 35.5%

#a9a79f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9a79f foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #a9a79f">…</p>

#a9a79f background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #a9a79f">…</p>

#a9a79f shadow

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11118495
Binary
10101001, 10100111, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#a9a79f
LRV
≈ 38.6%
Closest short hex
#aa9 ΔE = 3.615
RGB
rgb(169, 167, 159)
RGBA
rgba(169, 167, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.341, g: 0.337, b: 0.321
RYB
red: 0.633%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5658721 / 0xffa9a79f
HSL
hsl(48, 5%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(48, 5%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 48° (48.000), saturation: 6% (0.059), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 48.000, saturation: 5.917%, perceived brightness: 65.377%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 75.944, S: 8.734, L: 68.443
Cubehelix
H: 46.316, S: 0.070, L: 0.654
TSL
T: 1.989, S: 0.012, L: 0.654
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.012), yellow: 6% (0.059), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 35% (0.345), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 36.438, Y: 38.576, Z: 38.320
xyY
x: 0.322, y: 0.340, Y: 38.576
CIELab
L: 68.443, a: -0.753, b: 4.385
CIELuv
L: 68.443, u: 1.611, v: 6.435
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.443, C: 4.449, H: 99.745
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.443, C: 6.633, H: 75.944
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.109, a: -3.970, b: 6.896
CIECAM02
J: 59.538, C: 4.075, h: 101.667, Q: 152.023, M: 3.564, s: 15.311, H: 121.031
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.059, jaune: 0.565, green: 0.276
LMS
L: 37.051, M: 40.078, S: 38.318
YCbCr
Y: 159.183, Cb: 124.192, Cr: 129.446
YCgCo
Y: 165.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 44.750
YDbDr
Y: 166.686, Db: -11.564, Dr: -4.402
YPbPr
Y: 166.850, Pb: -4.230, Pr: 1.368
xvYCC
Y: 159.295, Cb: 124.284, Cr: 129.202
YIQ
Y: 166.686, I: 3.762, Q: -2.066
YUV
Y: 166.686, U: -3.781, V: 2.030
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/1 ΔE = 3.996
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 6.859

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