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#b6a690 Hex Color Code

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#b6a690 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6a690 is a medium light shade of brown. In the RGB color model #b6a690 is comprised of 71.37% red, 65.1% green and 56.47% blue. In the HSL color space #b6a690 has a hue of 35° (degrees), 21% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.75 nm.

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#b6a690 linear gradient to complementary #8ca2ba

  1. #b6a690
  2. #b0a597
  3. #aaa59e
  4. #a3a4a5
  5. #9ca3ac
  6. #94a3b3
  7. #8ca2ba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #958671
  2. #a0917b
  3. #ab9b86
  4. #b6a690
  5. #c1b19b
  6. #ccbca5
  7. #d8c7b0

Tints and Shades

#b6a690 to white

  1. #b6a690
  2. #c2b4a2
  3. #cec3b4
  4. #dad2c6
  5. #e7e1d9
  6. #f3f0ec
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b6a690 to black

  1. #b6a690
  2. #958876
  3. #756b5e
  4. #575046
  5. #3b3630
  6. #201e1b
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Westover Hills / 8496
      #b5a691
      ΔE = 0.441 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ Bristol Beige / 8456
      #b4a797
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Palm Springs Tan / 20YY 39/130
      #b7a691
      ΔE = 0.537 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. El Capitan / PPG1020-4
      #b7a696
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Shipsgate / NP N 1857 T
      #b5a58e
      ΔE = 0.538 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ Artist'S Impression / NP N 1864 T
      #bba590
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  4. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 20372
      #b8a791
      ΔE = 0.557 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Federal Standard 30318
      #b2a186
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ F0.11.61
      #b5a48f
      ΔE = 0.824 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. F0.08.59
      #aea191
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  6. KILZ

    1. ★ Iced Mocha / H531
      #b9a791
      ΔE = 0.837 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ Mochatini / H561
      #bca690
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  7. Audi

    1. ★ Gobi Beige Metallic / LY1V
      #b9a891
      ΔE = 0.910 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. ★ Gobi Metallic / LY1V
      #baa991
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Red Lion Inn Grey CW702
      #b3a48d
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ Ventana 11-25
      #b2a18b
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dusty Gray
      #b6a68d
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. ★ Light Chestnut
      #b1a38a
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Hazelnut O7-D2-1
      #b8a894
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Waxen Tint Y2-D2-1
      #b8ac94
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  11. CIL

    1. ★ Palm Springs Tan
      #b4a38d
      ΔE = 1.085 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Camel Tan
      #bca78b
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Stonington Beige 30YY 44/114
      #b8a994
      ΔE = 1.149 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Palm Springs Tan 20YY 39/130
      #b19f89
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  13. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS827
      #b7a993
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  14. Tikkurila

    1. ★ K484 / Granulite
      #b6a592
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. V460 / Albite
      #b8a689
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Drought BR76-028-076
      #b8a88f
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ Half Malta BR74-020-069
      #b5a695
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ Taupe
      #baa68e
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ 0184
      #bcaa94
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  17. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Curlew
      #baa78e
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Woolooware / T122-5
      #bba993
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ Time Capsule / T12 6.D12
      #bbaa92
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  19. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 10 75 / Caramel 5
      #b4a894
      ΔE = 1.445 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Burgund 9
      #b4a488
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  20. Bristol

    1. ★ Herringbone / P240-N4
      #bba791
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Phantom / P239-N5
      #baad9b
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Potter's Clay / 40YY 38/107
      #b2a58d
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Heron Grey / 20YY 37/094
      #ae9f8a
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Shady Cove
      #b2a28c
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. Bamboo
      #c0a891
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  23. Pascol

    1. ★ Hay Field PO130
      #b9a895
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Colorbond® Dune PN130
      #b2a597
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  24. Ford

    1. ★ Champagne
      #b6a896
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Chestnut
      #bdaa8d
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  25. Chrysler

    1. ★ Oyster Gold Crystal
      #b8aa92
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Beige
      #bcab91
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  26. General Paint

    1. ★ Endpoint / CLC 1271D
      #bca892
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Mexican Tea / CL 2883D
      #aea18e
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  27. Levis

    1. ★ Real Sand
      #baaa91
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Engagement
      #bcad9a
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  28. Berger

    1. ★ Westover Hills / 8496
      #b0a38c
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. ★ Bristol Beige / 8456
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  29. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Westover Hills
      #b0a38c
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Swiss Cream
      #bea893
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Westover Hills
      #b0a38c
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Swiss Cream
      #bea893
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  31. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Westover Hills / 8496
      #b0a38c
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Swiss Cream / 8552
      #bea893
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Shonto / SS4312
      #bca78f
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. ★ Suede / KM986-M
      #afa38e
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  33. Dulux

    1. ★ Ancient Artifact
      #b9aa97
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ Beauty Cream
      #afa490
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  34. Olympic

    1. ★ Prairie Dust D12-3
      #b8a88d
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. ★ Olive Gray D11-4
      #afa38b
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  35. 1829

    1. ★ White Gold
      #bba58e
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  36. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Crab Apple / RLNA213
      #b1a48b
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Sisal / RLVM298
      #aea18a
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Deep Marsh / 0233
      #b0a592
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. Village Crier / 0190
      #b19e8a
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  38. Tollens

    1. ★ T2167-6
      #b6aa92
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. T2167-5
      #b8ad94
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  39. Duron

    1. ★ Colonial Revival Stone
      #bba58d
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Tony Taupe
      #bdaa99
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  40. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Smoked Oyster
      #bba996
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. ★ Opera Glasses
      #b2a896
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  41. Range Rover

    1. ★ Alaska White Surfacer / 831
      #b4a996
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  42. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Butter Rum / 8456
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  43. Behr

    1. ★ DP-307 Shadow Gray
      #b2a695
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Sandstone P-710p
      #bfad95
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  44. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Interlude / AF-135
      #b9a38b
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. Baja Dunes / 997
      #b8ab9b
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  45. Jotun

    1. ★ 1938 / Teblad
      #bbab92
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 1377 / Utmark
      #baac99
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  46. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Rice Mill Chs-64
      #b2a392
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. El Capitan / PPG1020-4
      #b7a696
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  47. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Quinoa / N-W18
      #bda78f
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  48. Alcro

    1. ★ Mussla
      #b6a998
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. Champagne Parlemor
      #b1a991
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  49. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Hickory / 1178
      #b7a28e
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Trail Dust / 1304
      #bfaa97
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  50. California Paints

    1. ★ DEC 759 - Hickory
      #b7a28e
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. DE 6123 - Trail Dust
      #bfaa97
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  51. Little Greene

    1. ★ Rolling Fog Dark
      #b1a48a
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  52. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ London Stone / 6
      #bdab93
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  53. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-11-4 Homestead
      #b1a389
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. 5-13-4 Pyramid
      #b5a98c
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  54. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Smoky Beige - 9087
      #b9a796
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Utterly Beige - 6080
      #b5a597
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  55. Zoffany

    1. ★ English Toffee
      #b2a08a
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Double Mushroom
      #bbae98
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  56. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7386-42 Simple Wish
      #b1a78f
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  57. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.06.15
      #b5a595
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. 03.06.15
      #b1a995
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  58. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Cobblestone
      #b4a18e
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Deer Skin
      #ada28e
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  59. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10580
      #bda88e
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. CF10589
      #b5aa8f
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  60. Flügger

    1. ★ Ædelgrå (U-616)
      #bcac96
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Klassisk inde: Canyon Beige (No.44)
      #beaa96
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  61. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Beached
      #bca794
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Ribchester Clay
      #af9e8a
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  62. Earthpaint

    1. 5-9-3 Tavern Buff
      #baa998
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  63. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4034T Farm Fence
      #b8a388
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 4022T Curling Bark
      #bdac97
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  64. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2324 U
      #afa289
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 7529 C
      #b7a99a
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  65. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3005-G80Y
      #b3a990
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. S 3005-Y20R
      #b6a087
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  66. Porter Paints

    1. El Capitan / ATC-77
      #b8a696
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Prairie Dust / 413-4
      #b9ab90
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  67. Dulux Australia

    1. Burnt Parchment / D3
      #aea08b
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Pewter Illusion / E4
      #b5aa9b
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  68. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Coir G19
      #b5a689
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Tumbleweed G16
      #ae9e88
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  69. Coronado Paint

    1. 8456 - Bristol Beige
      #aea18f
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
    2. 8552 - Swiss Cream
      #baa28e
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  70. Sto

    1. 31333
      #b0a892
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. 32134
      #bfac93
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  71. Sigma

    1. Orange Terra / S 3010-Y40R
      #bfac95
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Orange Terra / S 3010-Y60R
      #bda998
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  72. Rodda Paint

    1. Langdon Dove H107
      #b4aa99
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  73. Volkswagen

    1. Sahara Beige
      #aea48b
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  74. Craig & Rose

    1. Matsutake
      #b1a394
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  75. Designers Guild

    1. Doeskin
      #b7ac9a
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  76. Laura Ashley

    1. 610 Taupe 4
      #bba389
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. 42-7 Fossil Cliff
      #bea58f
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  77. New Look

    1. Paint me Proud / B10-10
      #b7ad96
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  78. Wattyl

    1. Subtle Hint / A46W
      #b8aa9b
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Smooth Horizon / A68W
      #ad9f8c
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  79. Marston & Langinger

    1. Fava
      #aea595
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  80. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 00 A 07 - Grey
      #b2a698
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  81. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Runelord Brass (Metal)
      #b6a89a
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 40.3%

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#b6a690 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6a690 foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #b6a690">…</p>

#b6a690 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #b6a690">…</p>

#b6a690 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6a690">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11970192
Binary
10110110, 10100110, 10010000
Hexadecimal
#b6a690
LRV
≈ 39.2%
Closest short hex
#ba9 ΔE = 2.636
RGB
rgb(182, 166, 144)
RGBA
rgba(182, 166, 144, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.370, g: 0.337, b: 0.293
RYB
red: 67.308%, yellow: 71.373%, blue: 56.471%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4807024 / 0xffb6a690
HSL
hsl(35, 21%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(35, 21%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 35° (34.737), saturation: 21% (0.209), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 34.737, saturation: 20.879%, perceived brightness: 66.138%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 58.861, S: 25.794, L: 68.919
Cubehelix
H: 31.858, S: 0.245, L: 0.660
TSL
T: 2.544, S: 0.049, L: 0.660
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 9% (0.088), yellow: 21% (0.209), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.286), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 44% (0.435)
XYZ
X: 37.962, Y: 39.232, Z: 31.953
xyY
x: 0.348, y: 0.359, Y: 39.232
CIELab
L: 68.919, a: 2.188, b: 13.505
CIELuv
L: 68.919, u: 11.098, v: 18.369
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.919, C: 13.681, H: 80.796
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.919, C: 21.461, H: 58.861
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.635, a: -1.428, b: 13.599
CIECAM02
J: 60.407, C: 11.960, h: 74.258, Q: 153.128, M: 10.458, s: 26.134, H: 75.050
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.021, jaune: 1.982, green: -0.350
LMS
L: 39.483, M: 40.081, S: 32.070
YCbCr
Y: 160.550, Cb: 115.974, Cr: 136.586
YCgCo
Y: 164.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 55.000
YDbDr
Y: 168.276, Db: -36.526, Dr: -26.102
YPbPr
Y: 167.824, Pb: -12.840, Pr: 9.012
xvYCC
Y: 160.131, Cb: 116.721, Cr: 135.916
YIQ
Y: 168.276, I: 16.599, Q: -3.462
YUV
Y: 168.276, U: -11.944, V: 12.040
Munsell Color System
10YR 7/2 ΔE = 2.391
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 14.820

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