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#b6b6b6 Hex Color Code

#b6b6b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6b6b6 is a medium light shade of gray. In the RGB color model #b6b6b6 is comprised of 71.37% red, 71.37% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #b6b6b6 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #939393
  2. #9f9f9f
  3. #aaaaaa
  4. #b6b6b6
  5. #c2c2c2
  6. #cecece
  7. #dadada

Tints and Shades

#b6b6b6 to white

  1. #b6b6b6
  2. #c2c2c2
  3. #cecece
  4. #dadada
  5. #e6e6e6
  6. #f3f3f3
  7. #ffffff

#b6b6b6 to black

  1. #b6b6b6
  2. #959595
  3. #757575
  4. #575757
  5. #3b3b3b
  6. #202020
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Weathered Stone (9087)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  2. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Fortress Grey
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  3. Rackham

    1. ★ Sharp Gray (43)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  4. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Pale Grey Blue (907)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  5. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Stonewall Grey (049)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ TF260-2
      #b5b6b6
      ΔE = 0.379 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ TF257-2
      #b1b2b0
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  7. 1829

    1. ★ Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 0.668 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 179-5 C
      #b4b4b4
      ΔE = 0.736 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Cool Gray 4 XGC
      #bebebd
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 2 80 / Palazzo 15
      #b4b4b4
      ΔE = 0.736 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. ★ Schiefer 6
      #b0b0b0
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  10. Flügger

    1. ★ Beton Grå (H 06)
      #b4b6b6
      ΔE = 0.758 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Palægrå (U-728)
      #b0b1ad
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Surrender N80-002-228
      #b5b7b7
      ΔE = 0.771 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Quarter Stack N77-002-152
      #afb2af
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Nickel Back / KM3827-1
      #b7b8b7
      ΔE = 0.912 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Rain Nation / KM3811-1
      #b9bdbe
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 1.075 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / 1306 B
      #bab7b7
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Mineral Grey / FS225
      #b2b6b2
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  15. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  16. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10771
      #b5b3b4
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  18. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gray Dawning / NP N 1921 P
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Blue Pool / NP N 1972 P
      #b4b5ba
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  20. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6367 - Covered in Platinum
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ DE 6381 - Silver Bullet
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ Silver Bullet / 1162
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  22. Beckers

    1. ★ Knop 509 / S 3000-N
      #b2b2b2
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  24. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Platinum Plate 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  25. Olympic

    1. ★ Silver Bells D44-3
      #b6b3b4
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Steel City D63-3
      #b1b8b6
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  26. Alcro

    1. ★ Silver
      #b1b3b4
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  27. Dulux

    1. ★ Grey Steel 2
      #babab9
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Silent Steel
      #afb1b3
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  28. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  29. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1406
      #b3b7b6
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  30. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36463
      #b1b3b2
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Federal Standard 36373
      #aeb1b2
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  31. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 617X
      #b1b4b3
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. ★ 0423 / Painter's gray
      #b1b3b0
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  32. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 452 Flintstone
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  33. Audi

    1. ★ Lotusgrau Metallic / LX7Q
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  34. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Tin Man / 0547
      #b2afaf
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  35. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 0547
      #b2afaf
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  36. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Cosmic Sea / 10RB 47/036
      #b8b4b3
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Little Lilac / 30RB 49/042
      #bdb7b7
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  37. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  38. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 21-g6
      #b1b5b4
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. 9-g6
      #b7b5b1
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 8306 - Zephyr
      #b5b5b0
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  41. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Silver
      #b6babc
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  42. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  43. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Silver Bells / 540-4
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Steel City / 506-4
      #b2b9b9
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  44. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Silver Bells / PPG1003-3
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Gray Marble / PPG1002-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  45. General Paint

    1. ★ Elephant / CL 3163W
      #b1b6b7
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ Sweatshirt / CL 3183M
      #afb1b1
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  46. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Colonial Revival Gray - 2832
      #b4b9b9
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Online - 7072
      #b0b5b5
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  47. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ganymede R2C
      #b4b1b2
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Home and Hearth X97R214D
      #aeb5b6
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  48. CIL

    1. ★ Surreal Blue
      #b0b2b4
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Veil
      #bdbdbb
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  49. Glidden

    1. ★ Medici Grey / 50BG 46/020
      #b2b6b9
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Stargazer / PPG1011-3
      #afb4b6
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  50. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Neutral White
      #b1b1af
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  51. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.69
      #bcbcbc
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. SN.02.67
      #b1b7ba
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  52. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  53. Jotun

    1. ★ 9930 / Tåkedis
      #b5b5b1
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 0762 / Capri
      #b4b3af
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  54. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  55. Dacia

    1. ★ Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  56. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Silent Night / 1613
      #b1b5b8
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Marina Gray / 1599
      #aeb4b4
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  57. Teknos

    1. ★ PR530
      #b4b1af
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. PR500
      #afb0b3
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  58. Brillux

    1. 78.01.12
      #b1b5b2
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. 99.00.24
      #adafaf
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  59. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Manhattan Grey
      #b4baba
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  60. Levis

    1. Atl Denim B3
      #b2b8ba
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  61. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 00 A 05 - Goose grey / Sea mist / Goosewing
      #b0b0ae
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  62. Behr

    1. True Silver RAH-12
      #b1b1ae
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 815 Pacific Fog
      #b9bab6
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  63. Homebase

    1. Dove Grey
      #b4b9bc
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  64. Dutch Boy

    1. Flourish
      #b3b0ae
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Empire State
      #adb1af
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  65. Berger

    1. Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  66. Scib Paints

    1. Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  67. Vista Paint

    1. Prairie Smoke
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  68. Little Greene

    1. Bone China Blue Deep
      #b0b5b2
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  69. Volvo

    1. Athenian White / DMC-08F
      #afb5b3
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  70. Taubmans

    1. Windsor / T12 47.D11
      #b1b4b0
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Silver Skates / T12 8.D6
      #b0b4b0
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  71. Bristol

    1. Windsor / P223-N4
      #b1b4b0
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Silver Skates / P225-N3
      #b0b4b0
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  72. Setra Evo

    1. Arktisweiss / KS 4272
      #afb6b5
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Arktisweiss / EVO 4272
      #aeb4b2
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  73. Crown Diamond

    1. 7407-31 Brushed Steel
      #b0b3b7
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 7410-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  74. Duron

    1. Proper Gray
      #bfb9b9
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  75. ICI Paints

    1. Skyscraper 30BB 45/008
      #aeafae
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Medici Grey 50BG 46/020
      #acb1b2
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  76. Crown Paint

    1. Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  77. Sico

    1. 6181-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  78. Rolls Royce

    1. Arctica White / 9520154
      #b0b8b9
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  79. Graham & Brown

    1. Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  80. AMC

    1. Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 48.8%

#b6b6b6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6b6b6 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #b6b6b6">…</p>

#b6b6b6 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b6b6b6">…</p>

#b6b6b6 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6b6b6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11974326
Binary
10110110, 10110110, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#b6b6b6
LRV
≈ 46.8%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 1.833
RGB
rgb(182, 182, 182)
RGBA
rgba(182, 182, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.714%, yellow: 0.714%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4802890 / 0xffb6b6b6
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 71.373%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 74.048
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.000, L: 0.714
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.000, L: 0.714
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.286), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 44.461, Y: 46.778, Z: 50.934
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 46.778
CIELab
L: 74.048, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 74.048, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.048, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.048, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.395, a: -3.653, b: 3.723
CIECAM02
J: 66.107, C: 1.804, h: 210.927, Q: 160.189, M: 1.578, s: 9.925, H: 267.799
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.163, green: 0.281
LMS
L: 44.406, M: 48.434, S: 50.858
YCbCr
Y: 172.338, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 182.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 45.500
YDbDr
Y: 182.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 182.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: 0.000
xvYCC
Y: 172.306, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 182.000, I: 0.000, Q: -0.000
YUV
Y: 182.000, U: 0.002, V: -0.000
Munsell Color System
10P 7/1 ΔE = 2.438
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 10.825

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