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#b6ab9e Hex Color Code

#b6ab9e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6ab9e is a medium light shade of brown. In the RGB color model #b6ab9e is comprised of 71.37% red, 67.06% green and 61.96% blue. In the HSL color space #b6ab9e has a hue of 32° (degrees), 14% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579.35 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #958a7e
  2. #a09588
  3. #aba093
  4. #b6ab9e
  5. #c1b6a9
  6. #cdc1b4
  7. #d8cdbf

Tints and Shades

#b6ab9e to white

  1. #b6ab9e
  2. #c2b9ae
  3. #cec6bd
  4. #dad4cd
  5. #e6e2de
  6. #f3f1ee
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b6ab9e to black

  1. #b6ab9e
  2. #958c82
  3. #756f67
  4. #57524d
  5. #3b3834
  6. #201f1d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Perfect Greige - 6073
      #b7ab9f
      ΔE = 0.585 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Chelsea Mauve - 0002
      #beac9f
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Warm Grey 5
      #b8ab9e
      ΔE = 0.689 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ P 170-1 U
      #bdafa0
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 122
      #b4a99c
      ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ 102
      #b3a79d
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7369-41 Clay Mask
      #b4a99d
      ΔE = 0.827 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ 7372-41 Mink Stole
      #baaca1
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Pelham Gray Light CW819
      #b7ac9d
      ΔE = 0.886 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Dawn Mist 32-25
      #aea597
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ F0.06.64
      #b9ada0
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ White Gold
      #bcaea4
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  7. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Pewter Illusion / E4
      #b5aa9b
      ΔE = 0.936 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Sable Haze / D18
      #b0aa9a
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ War Weary
      #b6ada1
      ΔE = 0.959 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. ★ Langdon Dove
      #b4ab99
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  9. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10549
      #b6a99b
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Scroll Beige
      #b6ac9d
      ΔE = 0.962 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. ★ Sea Gull Grey
      #b4ab9c
      ΔE = 1.155 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  11. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Heavy Warmgrey (148)
      #b9ada1
      ΔE = 1.027 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  12. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Dheneb Stone
      #b9ada1
      ΔE = 1.027 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Slate Pebble / T10 24K-1
      #b5a99e
      ΔE = 1.128 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. ★ Smoked Oyster / T12 30.D12
      #b5a69a
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Gray Area
      #b5ac9d
      ΔE = 1.143 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Tony Taupe
      #bdaa99
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  15. Opulence

    1. ★ Shagreen
      #b8aea0
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  16. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Terra Bella
      #b8ada2
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ AD161-1
      #b8a89b
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Brushed Fossil
      #b7a99b
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Velvet Truffle 4
      #b9a99f
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  18. Wattyl

    1. ★ Subtle Hint / A46W
      #b8aa9b
      ΔE = 1.234 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ Colorbond Dune ® / A45W
      #b1a79d
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  19. Zoffany

    1. ★ Taupe
      #b6ad9e
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. ★ Suede
      #b9a89b
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  20. KILZ

    1. ★ Coffee House / H581
      #b5a89c
      ΔE = 1.249 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ Cottage Stone / H571
      #b8ab9b
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  21. General Paint

    1. ★ OTT / CLC 1276D
      #b6aa9a
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Equator / CL 2654M
      #c0b0a1
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Zanzibar / 8441
      #b2a99e
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Taupe View / 8769
      #b4a599
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  23. Berger

    1. ★ Zanzibar / 8441
      #b2a99e
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. ★ Homespun Linen / 8465
      #b3ac9e
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Sharkskin / 513-5
      #b2aa9c
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. El Capitan / ATC-77
      #b8a696
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  25. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 A 05 - Grey
      #b6aea1
      ΔE = 1.337 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ BS 4800 00 A 07 - Grey
      #b2a698
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Baja Dunes / 997
      #b8ab9b
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Herbal Escape / 1487
      #afab9b
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Kelmscott / 8761
      #b3a89d
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ Homespun Linen / 8465
      #b6afa1
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  28. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Kelmscott 8761
      #b3a89d
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ Langdon Dove H107
      #b4aa99
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  29. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Runelord Brass (Metal)
      #b6a89a
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  30. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Sidewalk
      #b7ada3
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. On The Rocks
      #bdae9c
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  31. Bristol

    1. ★ Verdict / P237-N4
      #b8aca2
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Brimstone / P197-N4
      #b1a998
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Homespun Linen
      #b3ac9e
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Bristol Beige
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  33. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Desert Beige / 8465
      #b3ac9e
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Butter Rum / 8456
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  34. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Castille
      #b3aca1
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  35. New Look

    1. ★ Sebastian / A01-06
      #b1a99b
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. ★ Cirque / A01-02
      #b1a79d
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  36. Behr

    1. ★ French Gray X-56
      #b5ada3
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. ★ DP-539 Sunset Gray
      #bbaf9e
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  37. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS819
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. ★ CAS803
      #b4a9a0
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Indian Hills / 0561
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. ★ Salem Clay / H107
      #b4ab99
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  39. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Toasted Beige
      #b5a79b
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  40. Audi

    1. ★ Aurum Beige Metallic / C6C6, C6PA, C6PW, LZ1N
      #b2a89e
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. ★ Canvas Beige Metallic/Canvasbeige Metallic / 2W, 2W2W, LY1X
      #b1ac9e
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  41. Caparol

    1. ★ 18S 3 / Oxidbraun 18S 3
      #b4a898
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. ★ 70 10 67 / Falb 5
      #b8a898
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  42. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wood Smoke / 40YY 41/054
      #b3ab9b
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. ★ Wood Smoke
      #b0aba0
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  43. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Garden Mint 6932-1
      #b6ac9b
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Simmon's Gate Chs-58
      #b8a696
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  44. Chrysler

    1. ★ Axinite Gray
      #b9ad9c
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. ★ Light Driftwood
      #b2a89f
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  45. Jotun

    1. ★ 1939 / Sandbeige
      #b7ad9c
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. ★ 0394 / Varmgrå
      #afa99c
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  46. Colortrend

    1. ★ Langdon Dove
      #b4aa99
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Mist
      #bdada4
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  47. Sigma

    1. ★ Orange Terra / S 3005-Y50R
      #b9b0a3
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. ★ Orange Terra / 6324 B
      #b8b0a1
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  48. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Colonial Cobblestone
      #bab0a2
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  49. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ London Bridge
      #b6ada4
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. ★ Wetherby
      #b9b0a1
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  50. Alcro

    1. ★ Mussla
      #b6a998
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  51. AMC

    1. ★ Arlington Gray
      #b4aea0
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  52. Tikkurila

    1. ★ V486 / Claystone
      #b7afa5
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. ★ 4971
      #aea79a
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  53. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Scroll Beige 20YY 43/083
      #b2a697
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Chinchilla White 10YY 46/041
      #b5aea6
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  54. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Coast to Coast / EXTCC-06
      #bcb0a4
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Running Bases / 5026
      #bdaea4
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  55. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Turning Tables R79C
      #bcb0a4
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Portobello Cream R77C
      #beb0a6
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  56. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Doeskin
      #b7ac9a
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  57. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1165
      #b4a69b
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  58. Glidden

    1. ★ Wood Smoke
      #b2ada2
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Forest Khaki
      #b8af9c
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  59. Tollens

    1. ★ TF265-2
      #bdad9d
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. T2169-3
      #bab2a8
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  60. Pascol

    1. ★ Colorbond® Dune PN130
      #b2a597
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  61. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Grecian Gray
      #b0a898
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Folkstone Beige
      #ada696
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  62. Ford

    1. ★ Champagne Beige
      #b4a696
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Champagne
      #b6a896
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  63. Resene

    1. ★ Eighth Stonewall Y76-014-083
      #b2ad9e
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Joss BR75-021-067
      #b9a896
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  64. Plascon

    1. Cement Wash Y1-E2-2
      #b4a8a0
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Ageless Y3-E2-2
      #b0aca4
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  65. Earthpaint

    1. 5-9-3 Tavern Buff
      #baa998
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 5-15-3 Wind Star
      #b8b2a5
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  66. Coronado Paint

    1. 8441 - Zanzibar
      #aea598
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 8465 - Homespun Linen
      #aea697
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  67. Kansai Paint

    1. Tea Rose
      #beafa4
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  68. Ralph Lauren

    1. Tudric Pewter / RLTH239
      #aea99f
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  69. Flügger

    1. Antikgrå (U-767)
      #b3afa3
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  70. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Crushed Stone / 1266
      #bcaa9f
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Shaggy Barked / 1129
      #b3ab98
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  71. Range Rover

    1. Alaska White Surfacer / 831
      #b4a996
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  72. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3000-N
      #b2a9a2
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  73. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Driftwood G28
      #b6afa7
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  74. Brillux

    1. 12.06.12
      #bfae9e
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 12.06.15
      #b5a595
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  75. Sico

    1. 6186-41 Natural Cotton
      #bfad9d
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  76. Levis

    1. Engagement
      #bcad9a
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Shady Grey C40
      #b7b2a4
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  77. Kelly-Moore

    1. Nevada Peak / KM4188-2
      #c0b1a3
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Gypsum Gap / KM4172-2
      #b6a79f
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  78. Roewe

    1. White / NDW
      #bcaf9c
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  79. Farrow & Ball

    1. Light Gray / 17
      #bcaf9c
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  80. Marston & Langinger

    1. Fava
      #aea595
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  81. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26357
      #aca89b
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 39.1%

#b6ab9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6ab9e foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b6ab9e">…</p>

#b6ab9e background

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

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #b6ab9e">…</p>

#b6ab9e shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6ab9e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11971486
Binary
10110110, 10101011, 10011110
Hexadecimal
#b6ab9e
LRV
≈ 41.5%
Closest short hex
#ba9 ΔE = 2.227
RGB
rgb(182, 171, 158)
RGBA
rgba(182, 171, 158, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.356, g: 0.335, b: 0.309
RYB
red: 69.925%, yellow: 71.373%, blue: 61.961%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4805730 / 0xffb6ab9e
HSL
hsl(32, 14%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(32, 14%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 32° (32.500), saturation: 13% (0.132), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 32.500, saturation: 13.187%, perceived brightness: 67.827%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 56.988, S: 15.529, L: 70.553
Cubehelix
H: 29.200, S: 0.158, L: 0.678
TSL
T: 2.628, S: 0.031, L: 0.678
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 6% (0.060), yellow: 13% (0.132), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.286), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 38% (0.380)
XYZ
X: 40.025, Y: 41.540, Z: 38.251
xyY
x: 0.334, y: 0.347, Y: 41.540
CIELab
L: 70.553, a: 1.702, b: 8.108
CIELuv
L: 70.553, u: 7.317, v: 11.263
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.553, C: 8.285, H: 78.148
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.553, C: 13.431, H: 56.988
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.452, a: -1.939, b: 9.929
CIECAM02
J: 62.203, C: 7.354, h: 72.339, Q: 155.388, M: 6.431, s: 20.344, H: 72.114
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.046, jaune: 1.133, green: -0.187
LMS
L: 40.964, M: 42.586, S: 38.301
YCbCr
Y: 164.442, Cb: 120.665, Cr: 133.752
YCgCo
Y: 170.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 51.500
YDbDr
Y: 172.807, Db: -22.279, Dr: -17.484
YPbPr
Y: 172.407, Pb: -7.765, Pr: 6.098
xvYCC
Y: 164.067, Cb: 121.179, Cr: 133.357
YIQ
Y: 172.807, I: 10.729, Q: -1.719
YUV
Y: 172.807, U: -7.285, V: 8.065
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/1 ΔE = 1.818
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.062

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