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#afb997 Hex Color Code

#afb997 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #afb997 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #afb997 is comprised of 68.63% red, 72.55% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #afb997 has a hue of 78° (degrees), 20% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.72 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#afb997 linear gradient to complementary #9b90c0

  1. #afb997
  2. #adb29e
  3. #aaaba5
  4. #a7a4ac
  5. #a39eb3
  6. #9f97b9
  7. #9b90c0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8d9676
  2. #98a281
  3. #a3ad8c
  4. #afb997
  5. #bbc5a2
  6. #c7d1ae
  7. #d3ddba

Tints and Shades

#afb997 to white

  1. #afb997
  2. #bcc4a8
  3. #c9d0b9
  4. #d7dcca
  5. #e4e7db
  6. #f1f3ed
  7. #ffffff

#afb997 to black

  1. #afb997
  2. #8f977c
  3. #717762
  4. #54584a
  5. #393b32
  6. #1f211c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5793 XGC
      #b0b994
      ΔE = 0.984 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ P 156-9 U
      #acb995
      ΔE = 1.020 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7689 - Spanish Moss
      #aeb694
      ΔE = 1.127 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 8417 - Lambs Ear
      #abb296
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Norwich Green / HL 4280-2
      #adb697
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Majestic Mountain / KM3349-2
      #aab992
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ Carolina PPOC-46
      #b1ba94
      ΔE = 1.310 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. ★ Soft Green X-75
      #b6bd9c
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Banner / CL 2024M
      #abb798
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Lovage / CL 1944M
      #b7b894
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sherwood Green / HC-118
      #aab696
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. ★ Urban Nature / AF-440
      #b2b697
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ J0.15.65
      #abb691
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  8. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0751
      #afbc96
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 0408
      #b8ba94
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Green Glass / 0751
      #afbc96
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Rediscover / 0408
      #b8ba94
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  10. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Tuscan Olive
      #b1ba9d
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  11. Beckers

    1. ★ Grön vindruva 824 / S 3112-G55Y
      #acb99b
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Plymouth Green - 2852
      #b1b695
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  13. Berger

    1. ★ Spanish Moss / 7689
      #afbd9b
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Lamb's Ear / 8417
      #adb99e
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Spanish Moss / 7689
      #afbd9b
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Lamb's Ear / 8417
      #adb99e
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  15. Tikkurila

    1. ★ V384 / Canal
      #afbc9d
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  16. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1009 Heath Green 3
      #afb790
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  17. Earthborn

    1. ★ Sunday Stroll
      #b5bc97
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  18. Sto

    1. ★ 36433
      #b2b99d
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. 36422
      #babc9c
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Green Willow R264D
      #b0b592
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Green Garlands
      #abb68e
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Foliage 30GY 50/195
      #aaba94
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  21. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Chapel Hill
      #adb69a
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Lush Greenery
      #acb499
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  22. Caparol

    1. ★ 22/18
      #b4b894
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 73 12 102 / Mai 45
      #a8b89c
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 17-e5
      #aeb68f
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7389-42 Mild Spring
      #b6bd9d
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Spanish Moss / 7689
      #b6bb9c
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Lambs Ear / 8417
      #b1b89e
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Vallon vert
      #aab598
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Rosée de saule
      #b2b590
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  27. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 34441
      #afbb9f
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Federal Standard 14533
      #b2bf98
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  28. Taubmans

    1. ★ Party Mint / T12 54.D8
      #acbc95
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ Kiwi Kissed / T10 58H-1
      #b3bda0
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lamb's Ear
      #adb99e
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Golden Shores
      #babd9a
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  30. Ford

    1. Natural Neutral
      #abb395
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Light Green
      #b5ba92
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  31. Dulux

    1. Putting Green / 30GY 50/195
      #b0bf9a
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5112
      #a9bb9a
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  33. Bristol

    1. Weeping Willow / P212-N4
      #b2bca1
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  34. CIL

    1. Foliage
      #aebf9a
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  35. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / FS134
      #b5bca1
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Natural Green / S 3010-G60Y
      #b2b69c
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  36. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Bahia Grass 310-4
      #b8bd97
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  37. Porter Paints

    1. Bahia Grass / 310-4
      #b8bd97
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  38. Fired Earth

    1. Greenwich Green
      #b4b99f
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  39. Disney

    1. P3-2 Rabbit's Garden
      #aeb292
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  40. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 5-059 - Sky
      #b3b69b
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. BS 4800 12 B 19 - Beige
      #b4b595
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  41. Nippon Paint

    1. Sweet Escapade / NP BGG 1759 T
      #a9b295
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. Foliage / 30GY 50/195
      #b1bf95
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 48.8%

#afb997 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#afb997 foreground

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

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #afb997">…</p>

#afb997 background

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #afb997">…</p>

#afb997 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #afb997">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11516311
Binary
10101111, 10111001, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#afb997
LRV
≈ 46.0%
Closest short hex
#ab9 ΔE = 2.044
RGB
rgb(175, 185, 151)
RGBA
rgba(175, 185, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.342, g: 0.362, b: 0.295
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.631%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5260905 / 0xffafb997
HSL
hsl(78, 20%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(78, 20%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 78° (77.647), saturation: 18% (0.184), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 77.647, saturation: 18.378%, perceived brightness: 69.982%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 99.607, S: 29.143, L: 73.576
Cubehelix
H: -287.827, S: 0.263, L: 0.699
TSL
T: 0.734, S: 0.040, L: 0.699
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.054), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 18% (0.184), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 40.613, Y: 46.046, Z: 36.020
xyY
x: 0.331, y: 0.375, Y: 46.046
CIELab
L: 73.576, a: -9.502, b: 16.118
CIELuv
L: 73.576, u: -4.110, v: 24.283
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.576, C: 18.710, H: 120.519
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.576, C: 24.628, H: 99.607
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.857, a: -11.916, b: 16.028
CIECAM02
J: 65.339, C: 16.741, h: 119.005, Q: 159.256, M: 14.640, s: 30.319, H: 147.803
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.994, jaune: 2.487, green: 1.461
LMS
L: 43.693, M: 49.808, S: 36.171
YCbCr
Y: 169.013, Cb: 114.554, Cr: 126.024
YCgCo
Y: 174.000, Cg: 11.000, Co: 49.750
YDbDr
Y: 178.134, Db: -40.822, Dr: 5.952
YPbPr
Y: 180.422, Pb: -15.850, Pr: -3.436
xvYCC
Y: 170.951, Cb: 114.077, Cr: 124.982
YIQ
Y: 178.134, I: 4.966, Q: -12.693
YUV
Y: 178.134, U: -13.351, V: -2.750
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/2 ΔE = 2.523
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 10.102

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