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#b5ab9a Hex Color Code

#b5ab9a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5ab9a is a medium light shade of brown. In the RGB color model #b5ab9a is comprised of 70.98% red, 67.06% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b5ab9a has a hue of 38° (degrees), 15% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.24 nm.

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#b5ab9a linear gradient to complementary #98a5b7

  1. #b5ab9a
  2. #b1aa9f
  3. #aca9a4
  4. #a7a8a9
  5. #a3a7ad
  6. #9da6b2
  7. #98a5b7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #948b7a
  2. #9f9585
  3. #aaa08f
  4. #b5ab9a
  5. #c0b6a5
  6. #ccc1b0
  7. #d7cdbb

Tints and Shades

#b5ab9a to white

  1. #b5ab9a
  2. #c1b9aa
  3. #cdc6bb
  4. #dad4cb
  5. #e6e2dc
  6. #f2f1ee
  7. #ffffff

#b5ab9a to black

  1. #b5ab9a
  2. #948c7f
  3. #756f64
  4. #57524b
  5. #3a3833
  6. #201f1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Langdon Dove H107
      #b4aa99
      ΔE = 0.371 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Kelmscott 8761
      #b3a89d
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Salem Clay / H107
      #b4ab99
      ΔE = 0.552 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Indian Hills / 0561
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Dovetail
      #b5ac9a
      ΔE = 0.600 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Zanzibar
      #b2a99e
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  4. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Doeskin
      #b7ac9a
      ΔE = 0.639 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  5. Jotun

    1. ★ 1939 / Sandbeige
      #b7ad9c
      ΔE = 0.741 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. ★ 0394 / Varmgrå
      #afa99c
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wood Smoke / 40YY 41/054
      #b3ab9b
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Wood Smoke
      #b0aba0
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Dry Goods 40YY 44/095
      #b5ab98
      ΔE = 0.773 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Obelisk 20YY 45/114
      #b9a894
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Sea Gull Grey
      #b4ab9c
      ΔE = 0.803 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ Scroll Beige
      #b6ac9d
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ OTT / CLC 1276D
      #b6aa9a
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Wild Guinine / CL 2923M
      #bdb19d
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Play it Cool / N-C2
      #b2aa99
      ΔE = 0.860 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  11. Duron

    1. ★ Gray Area
      #b5ac9d
      ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ Intellectual Gray
      #b3a99d
      ΔE = 2.051 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ Grain de Coriandre
      #b5aa9b
      ΔE = 0.920 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. ★ T2157-2
      #b4a99a
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Pewter Illusion / E4
      #b5aa9b
      ΔE = 0.920 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. ★ Sable Haze / D18
      #b0aa9a
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Light Moonstone Gray
      #b2aa98
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ Ivory Parchment
      #baaf9d
      ΔE = 1.605 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Bedrock M77-016-085
      #b3ac9c
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Silk BR77-015-062
      #bbada1
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  16. Zoffany

    1. ★ Taupe
      #b6ad9e
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Double Mushroom
      #bbae98
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  17. Range Rover

    1. ★ Alaska White Surfacer / 831
      #b4a996
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ DEC 771 - Shaggy Barked
      #b3ab98
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Serene Scholar
      #b2af9e
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  19. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Shaggy Barked / 1129
      #b3ab98
      ΔE = 1.100 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Flintstone / 1253
      #bbb3a2
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  20. Alcro

    1. ★ Mussla
      #b6a998
      ΔE = 1.123 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  21. Bristol

    1. ★ Brimstone / P197-N4
      #b1a998
      ΔE = 1.129 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ Colonial / P196-N4
      #bbad98
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  22. KILZ

    1. ★ Cottage Stone / H571
      #b8ab9b
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Coffee House / H581
      #b5a89c
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  23. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Opera Glasses
      #b2a896
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Oyster Shoal X48R81C
      #bcb1a0
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  24. Caparol

    1. ★ 18S 3 / Oxidbraun 18S 3
      #b4a898
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ 16/17
      #b8ac98
      ΔE = 1.342 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  25. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sharkskin / 513-5
      #b2aa9c
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Scottish Moor / ATC-51
      #aeab98
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  26. Plascon

    1. ★ Beach Wood Y3-D2-1
      #b4ac98
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. ★ Brocade Silk Y1-D2-1
      #b4a894
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tassie / KM966-M
      #b2a796
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Mercer Charcoal / HL 4292-2
      #ada495
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Desert Beige / 8465
      #b3ac9e
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ Butter Rum / 8456
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Homespun Linen / 8465
      #b3ac9e
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Zanzibar / 8441
      #b2a99e
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  30. Berger

    1. ★ Homespun Linen / 8465
      #b3ac9e
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Zanzibar / 8441
      #b2a99e
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  31. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4012T Graystone
      #b7ab9d
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. ★ 122
      #b4a99c
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  32. Glidden

    1. ★ Sharkskin / PPG1025-4
      #b1aa9c
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Olive It / PPG1032-3
      #aeab9a
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  33. Tofas

    1. ★ Korfu Beyazi / 224
      #b3ac98
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Bristol Beige / 8456
      #b4a797
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Kelmscott / 8761
      #b3a89d
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  35. Opulence

    1. ★ Shagreen
      #b8aea0
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  36. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10549
      #b6a99b
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. CF10591
      #b4b09d
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  37. Brillux

    1. ★ 03.06.15
      #b1a995
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. ★ 09.06.15
      #bcb09d
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  38. Dulux

    1. ★ Ancient Artifact
      #b9aa97
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ Sincere Brew
      #bcad9a
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  39. AMC

    1. ★ Arlington Gray
      #b4aea0
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  40. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 A 05 - Grey
      #b6aea1
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ BS 4800 00 A 07 - Grey
      #b2a698
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  41. Audi

    1. ★ Canvas Beige Metallic/Canvasbeige Metallic / 2W, 2W2W, LY1X
      #b1ac9e
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Aurum Beige Metallic / C6C6, C6PA, C6PW, LZ1N
      #b2a89e
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  42. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gray Area - 7052
      #afa696
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. Ethereal Mood - 7639
      #aea594
      ΔE = 2.340 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  43. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 16360
      #b6af9b
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 26360
      #b5af9b
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  44. Sigma

    1. ★ Orange Terra / 6324 B
      #b8b0a1
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Orange Terra / S 3005-Y50R
      #b9b0a3
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  45. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Wetherby
      #b9b0a1
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Langdale Sand
      #bfae9a
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  46. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Blue Bell Tavern Gray Green CW806
      #b5a893
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Dawn Mist 32-25
      #aea597
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  47. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Runelord Brass (Metal)
      #b6a89a
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  48. Roewe

    1. ★ White / NDW
      #bcaf9c
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  49. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Light Gray / 17
      #bcaf9c
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  50. Levis

    1. ★ Engagement
      #bcad9a
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Canopus
      #b0aaa0
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  51. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7369-41 Clay Mask
      #b4a99d
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  52. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8465 - Homespun Linen
      #aea697
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 8441 - Zanzibar
      #aea598
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  53. Crown Paint

    1. ★ On The Rocks
      #bdae9c
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Sidewalk
      #b7ada3
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  54. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Glissement de terrai
      #b7aea2
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Célica
      #b1aba0
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  55. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Colonial Cobblestone
      #bab0a2
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  56. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS827
      #b7a993
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. CAS819
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  57. GM / General Motors

    1. Folkstone Beige
      #ada696
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Light Standstone Firemist
      #ada598
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  58. Earthpaint

    1. 5-9-3 Tavern Buff
      #baa998
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  59. Marston & Langinger

    1. Fava
      #aea595
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  60. Tikkurila

    1. 4971
      #aea79a
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. 4941
      #aeaa96
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  61. Volkswagen

    1. Light Gray
      #b2ad98
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  62. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Heavy Warmgrey (148)
      #b9ada1
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  63. Old Citadel

    1. Dheneb Stone
      #b9ada1
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  64. Craig & Rose

    1. Castille
      #b3aca1
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  65. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Olive It / PPG1032-3
      #aeab9a
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Scottish Moor / PPG11-20
      #adaa96
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  66. Chrysler

    1. Quebec Gray
      #b4ac95
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Gray
      #aea99e
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  67. Sto

    1. 31333
      #b0a892
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  68. Sikkens

    1. F2.05.65
      #b6aea3
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. G0.05.65
      #b5b0a3
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  69. Benjamin Moore

    1. Quicksand / CSP-200
      #afa598
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Indian River / 985
      #aea391
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  70. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-0309 TPG
      #ada793
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. 14-6408 TCX
      #aba798
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  71. Ralph Lauren

    1. Highline / RLUL214
      #aea492
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Dovecoat / RLNA228
      #b7b2a2
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  72. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Toasted Beige
      #b5a79b
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  73. AWD

    1. Cargo White / 4WH
      #b0ae9f
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  74. Taubmans

    1. Char Grey / T08 180-3
      #b0ae9c
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Monte Cristo / T12 7.E4
      #b0a992
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  75. Behr

    1. 790D-4 Granite Boulder
      #aca89b
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Terrace Taupe PPF-33
      #aca494
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  76. Flügger

    1. Antikgrå (U-767)
      #b3afa3
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Drivtømmergrå (H 20)
      #aba698
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  77. Little Greene

    1. French Grey Dark
      #b4b1a0
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  78. Colortrend

    1. Rolling Moss
      #aca99c
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Moss
      #aca692
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 38.1%

#b5ab9a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5ab9a foreground

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="color: #b5ab9a">…</p>

#b5ab9a background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #b5ab9a">…</p>

#b5ab9a shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5ab9a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11905946
Binary
10110101, 10101011, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#b5ab9a
LRV
≈ 41.3%
Closest short hex
#ba9 ΔE = 2.284
RGB
rgb(181, 171, 154)
RGBA
rgba(181, 171, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.358, g: 0.338, b: 0.304
RYB
red: 0.666%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4871270 / 0xffb5ab9a
HSL
hsl(38, 15%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(38, 15%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 38° (37.778), saturation: 15% (0.149), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 37.778, saturation: 14.917%, perceived brightness: 67.542%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 63.695, S: 19.146, L: 70.374
Cubehelix
H: 35.389, S: 0.181, L: 0.675
TSL
T: 2.424, S: 0.033, L: 0.675
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 6% (0.055), yellow: 15% (0.149), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 39.451, Y: 41.283, Z: 36.456
xyY
x: 0.337, y: 0.352, Y: 41.283
CIELab
L: 70.374, a: 0.672, b: 10.043
CIELuv
L: 70.374, u: 6.969, v: 14.097
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.374, C: 10.065, H: 86.173
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.374, C: 15.726, H: 63.695
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.252, a: -2.841, b: 11.336
CIECAM02
J: 61.972, C: 8.806, h: 80.449, Q: 155.099, M: 7.701, s: 22.282, H: 84.675
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.036, jaune: 1.450, green: -0.055
LMS
L: 40.725, M: 42.543, S: 36.530
YCbCr
Y: 163.793, Cb: 119.057, Cr: 133.597
YCgCo
Y: 169.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: 52.000
YDbDr
Y: 172.052, Db: -27.161, Dr: -17.019
YPbPr
Y: 171.906, Pb: -9.650, Pr: 5.782
xvYCC
Y: 163.637, Cb: 119.523, Cr: 133.079
YIQ
Y: 172.052, I: 11.419, Q: -3.175
YUV
Y: 172.052, U: -8.882, V: 7.850
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/1 ΔE = 1.551
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 12.347

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