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#b8b3ab Hex Color Code

#b8b3ab Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b3ab is a medium light shade of brown. In the RGB color model #b8b3ab is comprised of 72.16% red, 70.2% green and 67.06% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b3ab has a hue of 37° (degrees), 8% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.27 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #969189
  2. #a19c94
  3. #aca8a0
  4. #b8b3ab
  5. #c4bfb7
  6. #d0cac2
  7. #dcd6ce

Tints and Shades

#b8b3ab to white

  1. #b8b3ab
  2. #c4bfb9
  3. #cfccc6
  4. #dbd8d4
  5. #e7e5e2
  6. #f3f2f1
  7. #ffffff

#b8b3ab to black

  1. #b8b3ab
  2. #97938c
  3. #77736f
  4. #585652
  5. #3b3a38
  6. #20201f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Zeppelin
      #b8b4ac
      ΔE = 0.456 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Chinchilla White
      #bab4ac
      ΔE = 0.569 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sculpting Clay R74C
      #b7b3ac
      ΔE = 0.554 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ Wet Pebbles R11C
      #b9b0ab
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  3. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0217 / Concrete gray
      #b9b4ab
      ΔE = 0.566 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ V486 / Claystone
      #b7afa5
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.03.12
      #bab4ab
      ΔE = 0.693 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  5. Lamborghini

    1. ★ Bianco Cygnus / LY9H
      #b7b4ac
      ΔE = 0.737 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ La Paloma Gray / 1551
      #b9b5ad
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Museum Piece / CSP-40
      #b1ada4
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Silver Reef / 50YR 45/014
      #b7b1a9
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Zeppelin / 30YY 46/036
      #bbb4a7
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  8. Beckers

    1. ★ Stork 557 / S 3005-Y20R
      #b6b2a9
      ΔE = 0.762 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Requisite Gray - 7023
      #b9b2a9
      ΔE = 0.841 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Chelsea Gray - 2850
      #b6b7b0
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  10. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 0.844 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. BS381 627 - Light aircraft grey
      #b1b0ab
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  11. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Moscow
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 0.916 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ T2151-2
      #b8b2ac
      ΔE = 1.039 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. T2151-3
      #b6b2af
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  13. Sikkens

    1. ★ FN.02.67
      #b6b3ad
      ΔE = 1.108 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. H2.05.65
      #b1b0a4
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Silver Bells / T12 9.D6
      #b9b1a9
      ΔE = 1.163 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Iced Woods / T162-4
      #bcb2a7
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  15. Olympic

    1. ★ Silver Dollar D17-3
      #bcb4ac
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Stormy Weather D16-3
      #beb7ac
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 1253
      #bcb4ac
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 75 6 74 / Marill 25
      #bcb4b0
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10768
      #b4b2ab
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. ★ CF10773
      #b3b1a7
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7401-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 7402-41 Hailstorm
      #afaea9
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  19. Sico

    1. ★ 6206-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 6207-41 Hailstorm
      #afaea9
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  20. Zoffany

    1. ★ Smoke
      #b7b3a8
      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Storm Grey
      #b2b5ac
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 842
      #bbb7af
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ 402
      #b9b0a8
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Silver Dollar / 521-4
      #bdb6ae
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Gray Marble / 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  23. Audi

    1. ★ Sahara Silver Metallic / 9T, 9T9T, LX7X
      #b3b0a9
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. ★ Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  24. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Driftwood G28
      #b6afa7
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  25. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2502-G
      #b5b4ab
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ S 2500-N
      #bfb5ad
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  26. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Route 66
      #bcb7ae
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Stonewall Jackson
      #afada8
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  27. Sigma

    1. ★ Sienna Brown / S 3005-Y80R
      #bcb3ac
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Orange Terra / S 3005-Y50R
      #b9b0a3
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  28. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.796 #217
      #b4b1ac
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  29. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Clocktower
      #bab7ad
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  30. AMC

    1. ★ Light Driftwood
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  31. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Quincy Granite H143
      #b4b4ad
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Platinum Plate 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  32. Colortrend

    1. ★ Quincy Granite
      #b4b4ad
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 0553
      #b6b0ad
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Chinchilla White 10YY 46/041
      #b5aea6
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ Pewter Grey 50YY 47/053
      #b5b0a4
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Sandstone Firemist
      #bab4a8
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Stone Beige
      #b9b0a4
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  35. Dulux

    1. ★ Found Fossil
      #bbb3ae
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Chic Shadow
      #bebbb2
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  36. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26440
      #b9b7b1
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 36440
      #b6b5b0
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8297 - Platinum Plate
      #b3b1ac
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. ★ 8306 - Zephyr
      #b5b5b0
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  38. Great Wall

    1. ★ Titanium White / 0904C
      #b4b2a7
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  39. Bristol

    1. ★ Rainy Day / P200-N4
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Wayward Wind / P199-N4
      #bdb8ab
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  40. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-20-3 Flannel
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 5-15-3 Wind Star
      #b8b2a5
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  41. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-g6
      #b6b6ae
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 17-g6
      #b2b5af
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  42. Jotun

    1. ★ 8025 / Skodde
      #bbb7ac
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ 0762 / Capri
      #b4b3af
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  43. Alcro

    1. ★ Pearl Grey
      #b3b2ad
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Tatooine
      #bdb8ae
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  44. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Sunday Stroll / JG-19
      #bdb7ac
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Cupola / JG-14
      #b0aea7
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  45. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Pure Gift / NP N 1928 P
      #bab5b1
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Mortar Board / NP N 2040 P
      #bdbab3
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  46. Flügger

    1. ★ Vestenvind (U-727)
      #b1afa6
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Antikgrå (U-767)
      #b3afa3
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  47. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #b3b4ad
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  48. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Paddock 6902-2
      #bdb2ab
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Breckenridge 6896-1
      #bfb3ae
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  49. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Graphite
      #b1b1ab
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  50. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Thebe Touch / E1
      #bdb0a8
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  51. Berger

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  52. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  53. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  54. KILZ

    1. ★ Warm Ashes / H801
      #b4b5af
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Urban Getaway / H591
      #bdb7ab
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  55. Pantone / PMS

    1. 414
      #bab5a8
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Cool Grey 6
      #b5b0ad
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  56. Resene

    1. Eighth Arrowtown Y78-012-084
      #bab5a8
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Quarter Taupe Grey G77-008-093
      #afada3
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  57. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gossamer 32-26
      #beb6aa
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  58. Glidden

    1. Gray Marble / PPG1002-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Wood Smoke
      #b2ada2
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  59. Volkswagen

    1. Fontana Gray
      #b5b6ac
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  60. Behr

    1. French Gray X-56
      #b5ada3
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. True Silver RAH-12
      #b1b1ae
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  61. General Paint

    1. Pavement / CL 3223W
      #b7b1ae
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Kazoo / CL 3273W
      #c1b7ae
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  62. California Paints

    1. DE 6228 - Play on Gray
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. DEC 770 - Drifting
      #beb4a8
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  63. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Play on Gray / 1234
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Drifting / 1294
      #beb4a8
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  64. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  65. Peintures MF

    1. Stirling
      #b0ada6
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Délicia
      #b8ada4
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  66. Laura Ashley

    1. 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  67. Kelly-Moore

    1. Plymouth Gray / 178
      #b1b2ad
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. Ash / EC-101
      #afaea4
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  68. Diamond Vogel

    1. Marshy Habitat / 0204
      #bbb2a5
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  69. Ford

    1. Crystal Silver
      #b1b3ad
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Gray
      #b1aba2
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  70. Crown Paint

    1. Sidewalk
      #b7ada3
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  71. Plascon

    1. Ageless Y3-E2-2
      #b0aca4
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  72. Saipa

    1. White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  73. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-12-4 Frontier Shadow
      #b7b3a5
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  74. Levis

    1. Shady Grey C40
      #b7b2a4
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Subtle Grey
      #bebbb1
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  75. Duron

    1. Requisite Gray
      #c2b8af
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  76. Teknos

    1. PR530
      #b4b1af
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  77. Clark+Kensington

    1. Winter Chill / 5064
      #b2aeab
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Coastal Pleasure / 5048
      #babab4
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  78. Craig & Rose

    1. Castille
      #b3aca1
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 41.7%

#b8b3ab HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b3ab foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #b8b3ab">…</p>

#b8b3ab background

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="background-color: #b8b3ab">…</p>

#b8b3ab shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b3ab">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12104619
Binary
10111000, 10110011, 10101011
Hexadecimal
#b8b3ab
LRV
≈ 45.4%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 4.542
RGB
rgb(184, 179, 171)
RGBA
rgba(184, 179, 171, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.345, g: 0.335, b: 0.320
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.671%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4672597 / 0xffb8b3ab
HSL
hsl(37, 8%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(37, 8%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 37° (36.923), saturation: 7% (0.071), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 36.923, saturation: 7.065%, perceived brightness: 70.440%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 63.608, S: 8.872, L: 73.136
Cubehelix
H: 34.407, S: 0.091, L: 0.704
TSL
T: 2.458, S: 0.015, L: 0.704
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 3% (0.027), yellow: 7% (0.071), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 30% (0.298), yellow: 33% (0.329)
XYZ
X: 43.237, Y: 45.371, Z: 45.000
xyY
x: 0.324, y: 0.340, Y: 45.371
CIELab
L: 73.136, a: 0.336, b: 4.707
CIELuv
L: 73.136, u: 3.368, v: 6.788
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.136, C: 4.719, H: 85.921
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.136, C: 7.578, H: 63.608
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.358, a: -3.298, b: 7.541
CIECAM02
J: 65.131, C: 4.132, h: 84.744, Q: 159.002, M: 3.613, s: 15.075, H: 91.492
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.061, jaune: 0.598, green: 0.108
LMS
L: 43.868, M: 46.870, S: 45.000
YCbCr
Y: 170.262, Cb: 123.748, Cr: 130.763
YCgCo
Y: 178.250, Cg: 0.750, Co: 49.250
YDbDr
Y: 179.583, Db: -12.914, Dr: -8.401
YPbPr
Y: 179.489, Pb: -4.575, Pr: 2.868
xvYCC
Y: 170.149, Cb: 123.981, Cr: 130.519
YIQ
Y: 179.583, I: 5.549, Q: -1.432
YUV
Y: 179.583, U: -4.222, V: 3.875
Munsell Color System
5YR 7/1 ΔE = 1.782
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 10.979

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