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#b5b5a1 Hex Color Code

#b5b5a1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b5a1 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #b5b5a1 is comprised of 70.98% red, 70.98% green and 63.14% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b5a1 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 12% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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#b5b5a1 linear gradient to complementary #9e9fb8

  1. #b5b5a1
  2. #b2b1a5
  3. #aeaea9
  4. #aaaaad
  5. #a6a6b0
  6. #a2a3b4
  7. #9e9fb8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #939380
  2. #9e9e8b
  3. #a9a996
  4. #b5b5a1
  5. #c1c1ac
  6. #cdccb8
  7. #d8d8c4

Tints and Shades

#b5b5a1 to white

  1. #b5b5a1
  2. #c1c1b0
  3. #cdcdbf
  4. #dad9cf
  5. #e6e6df
  6. #f2f2ef
  7. #ffffff

#b5b5a1 to black

  1. #b5b5a1
  2. #949484
  3. #757568
  4. #57574e
  5. #3a3a35
  6. #20201e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6256 - Turtle Trail
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 0.499 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ DE 6242 - Wells Gray
      #b9b5a4
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Turtle Trail / 1161
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 0.499 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Wells Gray / 1215
      #b9b5a4
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  3. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 592X
      #b3b4a0
      ΔE = 0.558 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. ★ 4940
      #bbb8a6
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  4. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD450-1
      #b4b6a3
      ΔE = 0.806 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  5. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1926
      #b7b6a4
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ My Inner Sanctum
      #b3b59f
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. ★ Sweet Sage
      #b5b5a6
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Coastal Jetty
      #b3b3a1
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Afternoon Nap X141R275D
      #afb5a2
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  8. Olympic

    1. ★ Light Sage C67-3
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 1.006 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Sprig Of Ivy D68-3
      #b9b5a6
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  9. Beckers

    1. ★ Lav 823 / 3108-G82Y
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 1.006 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  10. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ French Gray / 18
      #b7b4a1
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Ballie Scott Sage / HL 4224-2
      #b3b39d
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Song of Nature / KM3892-2
      #b6bba9
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Pine Crush / PPG1028-3
      #b7b8a5
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Heavy Hammock / PPG1027-3
      #beb9a2
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Pine Crush / PPG1028-3
      #b7b8a5
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Heavy Hammock / PPG1027-3
      #beb9a2
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  14. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Granite
      #b5b39d
      ΔE = 1.181 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  15. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Mexican Feather Grass / RLNA236
      #b6b39e
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. ★ Plantation / RLNA231
      #b9b6a0
      ΔE = 1.353 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver Fawn
      #b1b29e
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. ★ Light Sandstone
      #b5b8a7
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  17. Taubmans

    1. ★ Norwegian Sleigh / T12 55.D12
      #b2b59f
      ΔE = 1.245 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. ★ Burmese Grey / T12 7.E2
      #b3b09e
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  18. Little Greene

    1. ★ Vincent
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Tracery II
      #b7b79f
      ΔE = 1.570 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  19. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Dried Sage / 26A-3
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Provence / 27A-3
      #b3b8a6
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ Iceland Moss FF48-2
      #b0b29f
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Rock Garden 6G1
      #bab59f
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  21. Sto

    1. ★ 31133
      #b1b29c
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  22. RVI

    1. ★ Blanc / 00355
      #b0b4a1
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Dream Weaver / 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Song Of Nature / 8401
      #adaf9f
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  24. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Dream Weaver 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Jackson Antique H108
      #bebaa9
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ October Mist / 1495
      #b7b9a6
      ΔE = 1.548 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Tree Moss / 508
      #b9b9a2
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  26. Volvo

    1. ★ Arc White / DMC-08B
      #b7b6a6
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  27. Ford

    1. ★ Newcastle Gray
      #b2b4a4
      ΔE = 1.668 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Tan
      #b2b2a4
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  28. Duron

    1. ★ Clary Sage
      #afb29f
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Escape Gray
      #b0b4a6
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  29. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Quaking Aspen G07
      #afb2a0
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  30. Caparol

    1. ★ Levante / Levante F7
      #b0b09c
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Toscana 11
      #bcb8a0
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  31. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8409 - Dream Weaver
      #afb29c
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  32. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Renewed / JG-113
      #b6b39b
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Timeless Look / JG-134
      #b6b4a5
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  33. Tollens

    1. ★ Argile sableuse | EE197
      #b9b7a7
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ T2166-3
      #bbb69f
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  34. Resene

    1. ★ Pebble Grey G78-012-098
      #b4b3a4
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Ash G79-017-092
      #bebaa7
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  35. Levis

    1. ★ Mild Tundra
      #b5b2a2
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Shady Grey C40
      #b7b2a4
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  36. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Ash Grey
      #b4b8a7
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  37. Bristol

    1. ★ Burmese Grey / P203-N4
      #b3b09e
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Sturgeon / P202-N4
      #bdbaaa
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  38. Colortrend

    1. ★ Date
      #b6b7a8
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Palm House Fountain
      #b3ae9c
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  39. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1233
      #b3b2a3
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  40. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10591
      #b4b09d
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  41. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Aged Stucco / 70YY 46/053
      #bab5a4
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Dusty Miller / 50GY 45/037
      #b3b5a8
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  42. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Alabaster
      #bcb8a6
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Suede Silver
      #b3b5a7
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  43. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Evening Haze / L18
      #bbb5a3
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Colorbond® Summershade / O24
      #beb8a1
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  44. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.03.15
      #bab9a9
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 90.06.15
      #b3b197
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  45. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 3010-G80Y
      #b4b49a
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Yellow Ocre / FS149
      #bdb7a3
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  46. Homebase

    1. ★ Olive
      #b8b49b
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  47. CIL

    1. Silver Lace Vine
      #b6baa9
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Tennessee Haze
      #b3af97
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  48. Disney

    1. 4C-30-3 Whistling Wind
      #bcb5a0
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  49. Plascon

    1. Bright Idea Y4-D2-1
      #b0b098
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  50. ICI Paints

    1. Aleutian Shores 30GY 51/109
      #b4baa4
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Grey Birch 60YY 51/101
      #bdb6a0
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  51. Porter Paints

    1. Light Sage / 409-4
      #b2b9a5
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  52. Sico

    1. 6198-31 Cool Grey
      #bdb7a5
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 6200-41 Choppy Sea
      #b1b8a6
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  53. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Softened Green - 6177
      #bbbca7
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Silver Gray - 0049
      #b8b2a2
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  54. Albany Paint

    1. Flake Grey
      #bdb6a1
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  55. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Sage Gray 14-27
      #bab39c
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  56. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-12-4 Frontier Shadow
      #b7b3a5
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  57. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26360
      #b5af9b
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Federal Standard 16360
      #b6af9b
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  58. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 5-059 - Sky
      #b3b69b
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. BS381 210 - Sky
      #adaf97
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  59. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7535 C
      #b7b09c
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. 7537
      #b5b8ab
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  60. Chrysler

    1. Silverpine
      #acb1a0
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  61. Scib Paints

    1. Dream Weaver / 8409
      #b0b8a2
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Song of Nature / 8401
      #abb09e
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  62. Berger

    1. Dream Weaver / 8409
      #b0b8a2
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Song of Nature / 8401
      #abb09e
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  63. Vista Paint

    1. Dream Weaver
      #b0b8a2
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Song of Nature
      #abb09e
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  64. Flügger

    1. Røgkvarts (U-726)
      #bcb4a1
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  65. Earthpaint

    1. 5-18-3 Brookside Moss
      #b5bba4
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  66. Fired Earth

    1. Greenwich Green
      #b4b99f
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  67. General Paint

    1. Salsify / CL 2933M
      #bbb4a4
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  68. McCormick Paints

    1. Song of Nature
      #abb09e
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  69. Laura Ashley

    1. 42-19 Cotswold Green
      #bbbda7
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  70. Sikkens

    1. J0.05.65
      #aeb2a4
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  71. Zoffany

    1. Green Almond
      #bfb8a2
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  72. AWD

    1. Cargo White / 4WH
      #b0ae9f
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 42.0%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11908513
Binary
10110101, 10110101, 10100001
Hexadecimal
#b5b5a1
LRV
≈ 45.4%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 2.563
RGB
rgb(181, 181, 161)
RGBA
rgba(181, 181, 161, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.346, g: 0.346, b: 0.308
RYB
red: 0.631%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.631%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4868703 / 0xffb5b5a1
HSL
hsl(60, 12%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 12%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 11% (0.110), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 11.050%, perceived brightness: 70.131%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 18.895, L: 73.184
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 0.169, L: 0.701
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.024, L: 0.701
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 11% (0.110), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 37% (0.369)
XYZ
X: 42.012, Y: 45.445, Z: 40.270
xyY
x: 0.329, y: 0.356, Y: 45.445
CIELab
L: 73.184, a: -3.539, b: 10.204
CIELuv
L: 73.184, u: 1.097, v: 15.205
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.184, C: 10.801, H: 109.125
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.184, C: 15.244, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.413, a: -6.730, b: 11.772
CIECAM02
J: 65.085, C: 9.606, h: 106.823, Q: 158.946, M: 8.400, s: 22.989, H: 129.503
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.030, jaune: 1.512, green: 0.619
LMS
L: 43.770, M: 47.829, S: 40.345
YCbCr
Y: 169.519, Cb: 119.220, Cr: 129.420
YCgCo
Y: 176.000, Cg: 5.000, Co: 50.250
YDbDr
Y: 178.720, Db: -26.660, Dr: -4.340
YPbPr
Y: 179.560, Pb: -10.000, Pr: 0.920
xvYCC
Y: 170.210, Cb: 119.216, Cr: 128.808
YIQ
Y: 178.720, I: 6.425, Q: -6.223
YUV
Y: 178.720, U: -8.718, V: 2.000
Munsell Color System
5GY 7/1 ΔE = 1.165
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 13.117

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