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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

#b6ab9e to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Evening Gown / CSP-375
      #b6aa9e
      ΔE = 0.631 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ Baja Dunes / 997
      #b8ab9b
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Warm Grey 5
      #b8ab9e
      ΔE = 0.689 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 2474 UP
      #beb1a5
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  3. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Zanzibar 8441
      #b4ab9f
      ΔE = 0.753 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. ★ Langdon Dove H107
      #b4aa99
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  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. Dulux Australia

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

    1. ★ Intellectual Gray
      #b3a99d
      ΔE = 0.937 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Mega Greige
      #b3a59a
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  8. Toyo Ink

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

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

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

    1. ★ Dheneb Stone
      #b9ada1
      ΔE = 1.027 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  12. Opulence

    1. ★ Shagreen
      #b8aea0
      ΔE = 1.151 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2157-2
      #b4a99a
      ΔE = 1.155 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. T2152-2
      #ada59c
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Brushed Fossil
      #b7a99b
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Narrow Lane
      #b0aaa0
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Beige
      #b9ab9f
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. ★ Stone Beige
      #b9b0a4
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  16. Zoffany

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

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

    1. ★ OTT / CLC 1276D
      #b6aa9a
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Glutted / CL 2853M
      #bcb2a2
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  19. 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%
  20. 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%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Kelmscott / 8761
      #b3a89d
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Wild Mushroom / 8472
      #aea59b
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  22. Games Workshop - Citadel

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

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

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

    1. ★ Castille
      #b3aca1
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  26. Sikkens

    1. ★ F2.05.65
      #b6aea3
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. G0.05.65
      #b5b0a3
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  27. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS819
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. ★ CAS803
      #b4a9a0
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  28. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0561
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. ★ Langdon Dove
      #b4aa99
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Indian Hills / 0561
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. ★ Salem Clay / H107
      #b4ab99
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sharkskin / PPG1025-4
      #b1aa9c
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Shelbyville 6903-2
      #b1a59a
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  31. Glidden

    1. ★ Sharkskin / PPG1025-4
      #b1aa9c
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. City Loft Grey / 50YY 40/059
      #afaaa0
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  32. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Toasted Beige
      #b5a79b
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  33. 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%
  34. Peintures MF

    1. ★ La France
      #b4aaa1
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. ★ Célica
      #b1aba0
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  35. 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%
  36. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Brown C50
      #b7afa4
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. ★ Canopus
      #b0aaa0
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  37. Jotun

    1. ★ 1939 / Sandbeige
      #b7ad9c
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. ★ 0394 / Varmgrå
      #afa99c
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  38. 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%
  39. Dutch Boy

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

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

    1. ★ Mussla
      #b6a998
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Hand Knotted / KM989-M
      #b2a9a0
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Tassie / KM966-M
      #b2a796
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  43. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 102
      #b3a79d
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ 172
      #afa89e
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  44. AMC

    1. ★ Arlington Gray
      #b4aea0
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  45. Resene

    1. ★ Cloudy BR75-009-070
      #b0a99f
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Off Piste G76-011-096
      #afaca0
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  46. Berger

    1. ★ Kelmscott / 8761
      #b1a69b
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Bristol Beige / 8456
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  47. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Kelmscott
      #b1a69b
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Bristol Beige
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  48. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Kelmscott / 8761
      #b1a69b
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Bristol Beige / 8456
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  49. Tikkurila

    1. ★ V486 / Claystone
      #b7afa5
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. 4976
      #b3afa5
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  50. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Scroll Beige 20YY 43/083
      #b2a697
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Stone Harbor 10YY 48/071
      #bdb0a3
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  51. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Turning Tables R79C
      #bcb0a4
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Oyster Shoal X48R81C
      #bcb1a0
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  52. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Coast to Coast / EXTCC-06
      #bcb0a4
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Play it Cool / N-C2
      #b2aa99
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  53. Ford

    1. ★ Light Taupe
      #afa79c
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. ★ Sea Gull Gray
      #afaa9e
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  54. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Doeskin
      #b7ac9a
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  55. Bristol

    1. ★ Smoked Oyster / P241-N4
      #b5a69a
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. Brimstone / P197-N4
      #b1a998
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  56. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1165
      #b4a69b
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  57. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #b1aba2
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Gray
      #aea99e
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  58. California Paints

    1. ★ Langdon Dove
      #b4ab99
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. DEC 771 - Shaggy Barked
      #b3ab98
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  59. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Chatroom - 6171
      #b0ab9c
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Gray Area - 7052
      #afa696
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  60. 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%
  61. 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%
  62. Coronado Paint

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

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

    1. Tudric Pewter / RLTH239
      #aea99f
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  65. Behr

    1. DP-307 Shadow Gray
      #b2a695
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. 790D-4 Granite Boulder
      #aca89b
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  66. Taubmans

    1. Sophisticated / T12 9.D11
      #afaaa1
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Paddy Wagon / T12 10.E10
      #aca599
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  67. Flügger

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

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

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

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

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

    1. 15.06.15
      #bba899
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. 12.06.15
      #b5a595
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  73. Sico

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

    1. 70 7 80 / Palazzo 110
      #b0ac9c
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Sierra / Sierra F8
      #b0a494
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  75. Roewe

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

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

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

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

#b6ab9e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6ab9e foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #b6ab9e">…</p>

#b6ab9e background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b6ab9e">…</p>

#b6ab9e shadow

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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: 0.699%, yellow: 0.714%, blue: 0.620%
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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