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#aaaaaa / #aaa Hex Color Code

#aaaaaa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #aaaaaa / #aaa is a medium light shade of gray. In the RGB color model #aaaaaa is comprised of 66.67% red, 66.67% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #aaaaaa has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8a8a8a
  2. #949494
  3. #9f9f9f
  4. #aaaaaa
  5. #b5b5b5
  6. #c0c0c0
  7. #cbcbcb

Tints and Shades

#aaaaaa to white

  1. #aaaaaa
  2. #b8b8b8
  3. #c6c6c6
  4. #d4d4d4
  5. #e2e2e2
  6. #f0f0f0
  7. #ffffff

#aaaaaa to black

  1. #aaaaaa
  2. #8b8b8b
  3. #6e6e6e
  4. #525252
  5. #373737
  6. #1f1f1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ Granit 40
      #ababab
      ΔE = 0.372 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. ★ 70 3 80 / Palazzo 10
      #a4a4a4
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6375 - Castle Kilkenny
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 0.661 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. DE 6388 - Trance
      #afa8a9
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Castlerock / 1009
      #a9aaab
      ΔE = 0.661 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Smoky Mountain / 1077
      #afa8a9
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Dover Grey 00NN 45/000
      #aaa9a8
      ΔE = 0.735 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Alumina 30GG 44/013
      #a8aba9
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 780F-4 Sparrow
      #acacac
      ΔE = 0.744 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ 770E-3 Pewter Mug
      #adaeae
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  6. Humbrol

    1. ★ 64 Light Grey
      #a8a8a8
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 166 Light Aircraft Grey
      #a4a5a9
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dior Grey / T12 9.D3
      #a8a9a8
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. ★ Grey Castle / T08 132-3
      #a7a8a7
      ΔE = 1.083 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Gray 6 XGC
      #a8a9a8
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. 15-0703 TPG
      #b2abac
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Dior Grey / P232-N4
      #a8a9a8
      ΔE = 0.823 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Mutiny / P224-N4
      #aaafac
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Double Surrender N75-003-239
      #a8aaab
      ΔE = 0.930 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Atmosphere N76-004-127
      #a8aaa6
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  11. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K499 / Granite
      #a9abaa
      ΔE = 0.955 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 2116
      #a9a9a4
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Flagstone D58-3
      #aaacab
      ΔE = 1.090 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Silver Charm D45-3
      #acafb2
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Flagstone / PPG1001-4
      #acadad
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Stepping Stone / PPG1010-4
      #a4a7a4
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  14. AMC

    1. ★ Dartmouth Gray
      #acadac
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ Ascot Gray
      #acaba9
      ΔE = 1.219 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  15. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N33 Lightbox Grey
      #acadac
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Flagstone / 518-4
      #acadae
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4205P Pebblegrey
      #a9abad
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  18. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.63
      #adacaa
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ ON.00.64
      #afafae
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Stormy Monday / 2112-50
      #afacab
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Fusion / AF-675
      #a6a3a1
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Warm Shale R206D
      #a5a6a6
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. ★ Howl at the Moon R207D
      #a4a5a7
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  21. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / FS193
      #a9acaa
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Mineral Grey / 7004
      #a2a7a6
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7403-31 Basaltic Layer
      #a9acaa
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 7406-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  23. Sico

    1. ★ 6208-31 Basaltic Layer
      #a9acaa
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. 6210-41 Resonant Triangle
      #a3a8aa
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  24. Duron

    1. ★ Gray Matters
      #aca8a9
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gris - 7659
      #a5a9a8
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ Mystical Shade - 6276
      #aea9aa
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 21-g7
      #a4a7a8
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ 9-g7
      #aaa8a5
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  27. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.24
      #adafaf
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ 42.03.15
      #ada9a7
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  28. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 9006 / White aluminium
      #a5a5a5
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  29. Tollens

    1. ★ TF258-3
      #a7a6a4
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ T2141-1
      #a4a7a6
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11042
      #aaacaf
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  31. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI077
      #acadaa
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. PR500
      #afb0b3
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  32. Chrysler

    1. ★ Medium Mist
      #a5a6a4
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Pewter Gray
      #a3a4a7
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Ascot Blue / 90BG 41/040
      #a5aaa9
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Silhouette / 70BB 40/062
      #a8a8ad
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  34. Tata

    1. ★ Arctic White / 902
      #a5a9a7
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Poly Arctic White / 902
      #acb0af
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  35. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1424
      #a6a7aa
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Model Master 1423
      #a4a5a9
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  36. Colortrend

    1. ★ Fog
      #abaeb0
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 0547
      #b2afaf
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  37. Beckers

    1. ★ Grus 510 / 3301-G07Y
      #a9aca9
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Tjäle 511 / S 3502-Y
      #a8a8a3
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  38. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26373
      #acafb0
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Federal Standard 36373
      #aeb1b2
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  39. CIL

    1. ★ West Coast Grey
      #a3a7a7
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Cliffside
      #a8a5a3
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  40. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Diamond Heights / KM3821-2
      #a9a7a4
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. ★ Heather Harmony / KM3772-2
      #b0acae
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  41. General Paint

    1. ★ Great Divde / CL 3203M
      #b1acab
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Cornice / CL 3193W
      #b2afb0
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  42. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Wirework
      #acaca8
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  43. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Mysterious Gray / N-C19
      #afa9a9
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Stone Fireplace / N-C12
      #acb0af
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  44. Dulux

    1. ★ Flying Feather
      #b1aeac
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Silent Steel
      #afb1b3
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  45. Alcro

    1. Betong
      #a8a5a3
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  46. Diamond Vogel

    1. Techile / 0533
      #a3a4a4
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Tin Man / 0547
      #b2afaf
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  47. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Titanic Grey / 8305
      #a3a6a4
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Diamond Heights / 8296
      #a3a3a1
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  48. Rodda Paint

    1. Titanic Grey 8305
      #a3a6a4
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Heather Harmony 8233
      #a5a4a7
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  49. Magnolia Home

    1. Vintage Collection / JG-99
      #b0aaab
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  50. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 00 A 05 - Goose grey / Sea mist / Goosewing
      #b0b0ae
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  51. Flügger

    1. Aftengrå (U-791)
      #a2a6a5
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  52. Glidden

    1. Stepping Stone / PPG1010-4
      #a4a7a4
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Granite Grey / 00NN 37/000
      #a3a2a3
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  53. Dutch Boy

    1. Silvered Stone
      #a6acae
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Fantasy Gray
      #a7aeaf
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  54. Focoltone

    1. 5056
      #aeafb2
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  55. Nippon Paint

    1. Gray Dolphin / NP N 2046 P
      #a4a6a3
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Dinosaur Gray / NP N 2042 P
      #abaaa5
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  56. Peintures MF

    1. Eau de source
      #a6a5a2
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  57. Mylands of London

    1. Light Grey
      #a4a9ac
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Neutral White
      #b1b1af
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  58. Krylon

    1. Pewter Gray
      #a4a9a6
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  59. Jotun

    1. 5125 / Orkla
      #a1a6a6
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  60. Ford

    1. Platinum
      #adaeb2
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  61. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Silver Dollar Stencil CL041
      #a9a9a4
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Cape Cod Gray 28-24
      #a3a5a2
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  62. Vista Paint

    1. Titanic Grey
      #a1a4a3
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  63. Berger

    1. Titanic Grey / 8305
      #a1a4a3
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  64. Scib Paints

    1. Titanic Grey / 8305
      #a1a4a3
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  65. Sto

    1. 34135
      #b2afb2
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  66. GM / General Motors

    1. Silver
      #a6a9ae
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Pewter Firemist
      #a1a4a2
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 36.7%

#aaaaaa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#aaaaaa foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #aaa">…</p>

#aaaaaa background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #aaa">…</p>

#aaaaaa shadow

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

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

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11184810
Binary
10101010, 10101010, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#aaaaaa / #aaa
LRV
≈ 40.2%
RGB
rgb(170, 170, 170)
RGBA
rgba(170, 170, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.667%, yellow: 0.667%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5592406 / 0xffaaaaaa
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 66.667%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 69.610
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.667
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.667
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 33% (0.333), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 38.207, Y: 40.198, Z: 43.769
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 40.198
CIELab
L: 69.610, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 69.610, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.610, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.610, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.402, a: -3.386, b: 3.451
CIECAM02
J: 60.844, C: 1.732, h: 210.927, Q: 153.681, M: 1.515, s: 9.928, H: 267.799
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.155, green: 0.267
LMS
L: 38.159, M: 41.620, S: 43.703
YCbCr
Y: 162.030, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 170.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 42.500
YDbDr
Y: 170.000, Db: -0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 170.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 162.000, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 170.000, I: 0.000, Q: -0.000
YUV
Y: 170.000, U: 0.002, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
5PB 7/1 ΔE = 3.175
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 6.388

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