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#b8ac9b Hex Color Code

#b8ac9b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8ac9b is a medium light shade of brown. In the RGB color model #b8ac9b is comprised of 72.16% red, 67.45% green and 60.78% blue. In the HSL color space #b8ac9b has a hue of 35° (degrees), 17% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.33 nm.

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#b8ac9b linear gradient to complementary #99a8ba

  1. #b8ac9b
  2. #b3aba0
  3. #afaba5
  4. #aaaaab
  5. #a4a9b0
  6. #9fa9b5
  7. #99a8ba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #978b7b
  2. #a29685
  3. #ada190
  4. #b8ac9b
  5. #c3b7a6
  6. #cfc3b1
  7. #dbcebc

Tints and Shades

#b8ac9b to White

  1. #b8ac9b
  2. #c4b9ab
  3. #cfc7bb
  4. #dbd5cc
  5. #e7e3dd
  6. #f3f1ee
  7. #ffffff

#b8ac9b to Black

  1. #b8ac9b
  2. #978d7f
  3. #776f65
  4. #58534b
  5. #3b3833
  6. #201f1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Axinite Gray
      #b9ad9c
      ΔE = 0.370 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. Oyster Gold Crystal
      #b8aa92
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Spanish Parador C70-32
      #b8ac9a
      ΔE = 0.388 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Rushmore C40-30
      #baa993
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  3. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Doeskin
      #b7ac9a
      ΔE = 0.555 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Baja Dunes / 997
      #b8ab9b
      ΔE = 0.607 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Herbal Escape / 1487
      #afab9b
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Phantom / T12 3.E4
      #baad9b
      ΔE = 0.633 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Woolooware / T122-5
      #bba993
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Garden Mint 6932-1
      #b6ac9b
      ΔE = 0.686 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ Sharkskin 513-5
      #b2aa9c
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  7. Jotun

    1. ★ 1939 / Sandbeige
      #b7ad9c
      ΔE = 0.698 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. 0394 / Varmgrå
      #afa99c
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Pelham Gray Light CW819
      #b7ac9d
      ΔE = 0.798 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. ★ Brierwood 11-27
      #baac97
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ OTT / CLC 1276D
      #b6aa9a
      ΔE = 0.812 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Concrete / CL 2842M
      #c0b4a3
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Scroll Beige
      #b6ac9d
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. ★ Sea Gull Grey
      #b4ab9c
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  11. Alcro

    1. ★ Mussla
      #b6a998
      ΔE = 1.084 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ Grain de Coriandre
      #b5aa9b
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. ★ TF266-2
      #b9afa1
      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  13. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Pewter Illusion / E4
      #b5aa9b
      ΔE = 1.105 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Sable Haze / D18
      #b0aa9a
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  14. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Langdon Dove H107
      #b4aa99
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. ★ Homespun Linen 8465
      #b6afa1
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  15. Ford

    1. ★ Ivory Parchment
      #baaf9d
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. ★ Light Moonstone Gray
      #b2aa98
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 16/17
      #b8ac98
      ΔE = 1.158 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 72 10 65 / Siena 45
      #c0b0a0
      ΔE = 2.322 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Scroll Beige / 20YY 43/083
      #b9ac98
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ Castle Rock / 10YY 41/083
      #baaa97
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  18. Zoffany

    1. ★ Taupe
      #b6ad9e
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Suede
      #b9a89b
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  19. Duron

    1. ★ Gray Area
      #b5ac9d
      ΔE = 1.184 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ Tony Taupe
      #bdaa99
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Dry Goods 40YY 44/095
      #b5ab98
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ Stonington Beige 30YY 44/114
      #b8a994
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ Langdon Dove
      #b4ab99
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. ★ DEC 771 - Shaggy Barked
      #b3ab98
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ Sincere Brew
      #bcad9a
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. ★ Ancient Artifact
      #b9aa97
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  23. Roewe

    1. ★ White / NDW
      #bcaf9c
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  24. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Light Gray / 17
      #bcaf9c
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  25. Crown Paint

    1. ★ On The Rocks
      #bdae9c
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Sidewalk
      #b7ada3
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  26. Opulence

    1. ★ Shagreen
      #b8aea0
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  27. Range Rover

    1. ★ Alaska White Surfacer / 831
      #b4a996
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  28. Glidden

    1. ★ Forest Khaki
      #b8af9c
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10549
      #b6a99b
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. CF10591
      #b4b09d
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  30. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Warm Grey 5
      #b8ab9e
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 402
      #b0a699
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  31. Resene

    1. ★ Bedrock M77-016-085
      #b3ac9c
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. ★ Half Malta BR74-020-069
      #b5a695
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  32. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Wetherby
      #b9b0a1
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. ★ Langdale Sand
      #bfae9a
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-9-3 Tavern Buff
      #baa998
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. 5-7-3 Slow Dancer
      #beaa9b
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  34. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Shaggy Barked / 1129
      #b3ab98
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Trail Dust / 1304
      #bfaa97
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Cork Bark / KM3941-2
      #bdb1a0
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Nevada Peak / KM4188-2
      #c0b1a3
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  36. Porter Paints

    1. ★ True Khaki / ATC-89
      #baaf9a
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. El Capitan / ATC-77
      #b8a696
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Opera Glasses
      #b2a896
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Redstone Dakota Sandstone
      #c0ac9c
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Colonial Cobblestone
      #bab0a2
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  39. Sigma

    1. ★ Orange Terra / 6324 B
      #b8b0a1
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Orange Terra / FS156
      #bab2a2
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  40. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 122
      #b4a99c
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. ★ 4022T Curling Bark
      #bdac97
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  41. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Runelord Brass (Metal)
      #b6a89a
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  42. Plascon

    1. ★ Beach Wood Y3-D2-1
      #b4ac98
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Waxen Tint Y2-D2-1
      #b8ac94
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  43. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Homespun Linen
      #b3ac9e
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Bristol Beige
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  44. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Desert Beige / 8465
      #b3ac9e
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Butter Rum / 8456
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  45. Berger

    1. ★ Homespun Linen / 8465
      #b3ac9e
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Zanzibar / 8441
      #b2a99e
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  46. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 A 05 - Grey
      #b6aea1
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. BS 2660 BS 4-048 - Stone grey
      #b8b09b
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  47. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Delicate Honeysweet / 0189
      #bfaf9c
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Indian Hills / 0561
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  48. Colortrend

    1. ★ Latte
      #bdab98
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Palm House Fountain
      #b3ae9c
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  49. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Dheneb Stone
      #b9ada1
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  50. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Heavy Warmgrey (148)
      #b9ada1
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  51. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Homespun Linen / 8465
      #b6afa1
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Westover Hills / 8496
      #b5a691
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  52. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Glissement de terrai
      #b7aea2
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. AD161-1
      #b8a89b
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  53. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Baroque Gold
      #b5a893
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. ★ Beige
      #b9ab9f
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  54. AMC

    1. ★ Arlington Gray
      #b4aea0
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  55. Tofas

    1. ★ Korfu Beyazi / 224
      #b3ac98
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  56. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7369-41 Clay Mask
      #b4a99d
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. 7375-41 Corinthian Pilastres
      #beab9c
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  57. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 16360
      #b6af9b
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Federal Standard 26360
      #b5af9b
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  58. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS827
      #b7a993
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. CAS819
      #b1aa9f
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  59. Sico

    1. ★ 6186-41 Natural Cotton
      #bfad9d
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. 6185-41 Portobello
      #bfb3a2
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  60. Marston & Langinger

    1. Portland
      #c0b19e
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Fava
      #aea595
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  61. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Smoky Beige - 9087
      #b9a796
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Utterly Beige - 6080
      #b5a597
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  62. Scib Paints

    1. Bristol Beige / 8456
      #b1a694
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. Zanzibar / 8441
      #b2a99e
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  63. Audi

    1. Canvas Beige Metallic/Canvasbeige Metallic / 2W, 2W2W, LY1X
      #b1ac9e
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Gobi Beige Metallic / LY1V
      #b9a891
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  64. Sikkens

    1. F2.05.65
      #b6aea3
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. E4.05.65
      #bbaea3
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  65. Craig & Rose

    1. Castille
      #b3aca1
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  66. Brillux

    1. 12.06.15
      #b5a595
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. 15.06.15
      #bba899
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  67. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Toasted Beige
      #b5a79b
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  68. Nippon Paint

    1. Curling Bark / NP N 1853 T
      #beb29c
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  69. Tikkurila

    1. K484 / Granulite
      #b6a592
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. V486 / Claystone
      #b7afa5
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  70. Ralph Lauren

    1. Dovecoat / RLNA228
      #b7b2a2
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  71. Coronado Paint

    1. 8465 - Homespun Linen
      #aea697
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  72. Volkswagen

    1. Light Gray
      #b2ad98
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  73. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2502-Y
      #c0b4a3
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 46.5%

#b8ac9b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8ac9b foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #b8ac9b">…</p>

#b8ac9b background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #b8ac9b">…</p>

#b8ac9b shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8ac9b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12102811
Binary
10111000, 10101100, 10011011
Hexadecimal
#b8ac9b
LRV
≈ 42.1%
Closest short hex
#ba9 ΔE = 1.650
RGB
rgb(184, 172, 155)
RGBA
rgba(184, 172, 155, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.360, g: 0.337, b: 0.303
RYB
red: 0.688%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4674405 / 0xffb8ac9b
HSL
hsl(35, 17%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(35, 17%%, 66%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 35° (35.172), saturation: 16% (0.158), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 35.172, saturation: 15.761%, perceived brightness: 68.181%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 60.205, S: 19.484, L: 70.914
Cubehelix
H: 32.370, S: 0.194, L: 0.681
TSL
T: 2.527, S: 0.036, L: 0.681
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 7% (0.065), yellow: 16% (0.158), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 33% (0.325), yellow: 39% (0.392)
XYZ
X: 40.436, Y: 42.063, Z: 36.993
xyY
x: 0.338, y: 0.352, Y: 42.063
CIELab
L: 70.914, a: 1.420, b: 10.296
CIELuv
L: 70.914, u: 8.204, v: 14.328
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.914, C: 10.393, H: 82.145
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.914, C: 16.510, H: 60.205
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.856, a: -2.208, b: 11.581
CIECAM02
J: 62.653, C: 9.118, h: 76.025, Q: 155.949, M: 7.974, s: 22.612, H: 77.772
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.036, jaune: 1.482, green: -0.177
LMS
L: 41.694, M: 43.176, S: 37.072
YCbCr
Y: 165.166, Cb: 118.761, Cr: 134.475
YCgCo
Y: 170.750, Cg: 1.250, Co: 53.250
YDbDr
Y: 173.650, Db: -28.061, Dr: -19.685
YPbPr
Y: 173.332, Pb: -9.880, Pr: 6.782
xvYCC
Y: 164.862, Cb: 119.321, Cr: 133.958
YIQ
Y: 173.650, I: 12.610, Q: -2.752
YUV
Y: 173.650, U: -9.176, V: 9.080
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/1 ΔE = 1.853
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 12.930

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