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#b8b5a3 Hex Color Code

#b8b5a3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b5a3 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b8b5a3 is comprised of 72.16% red, 70.98% green and 63.92% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b5a3 has a hue of 51° (degrees), 13% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.65 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b8b5a3 linear gradient to complementary #a0a5bb

  1. #b8b5a3
  2. #b4b2a7
  3. #b1b0ab
  4. #adadaf
  5. #a9aab3
  6. #a4a8b7
  7. #a0a5bb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #969381
  2. #a19e8c
  3. #aca998
  4. #b8b5a3
  5. #c4c1ae
  6. #d0cdba
  7. #dcd9c6

Tints and Shades

#b8b5a3 to white

  1. #b8b5a3
  2. #c4c1b2
  3. #cfcdc1
  4. #dbd9d0
  5. #e7e6e0
  6. #f3f2ef
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b8b5a3 to black

  1. #b8b5a3
  2. #979486
  3. #77756a
  4. #58574f
  5. #3b3a35
  6. #20201e
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Melmac Silver / HL 4264-2
      #b7b4a3
      ΔE = 0.505 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Ashford / KM3924-2
      #b6b2a7
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Wells Gray / 1215
      #b9b5a4
      ΔE = 0.526 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ Antique Coin / 1155
      #b5b8a8
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  3. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ French Gray / 18
      #b7b4a1
      ΔE = 0.547 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  4. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1926
      #b7b6a4
      ΔE = 0.708 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Model Master 1780
      #c1b6a2
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Tana G78-019-095
      #b8b5a1
      ΔE = 0.750 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Mist Grey G79-013-098
      #bab9a9
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  6. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Aged Stucco / 70YY 46/053
      #bab5a4
      ΔE = 0.811 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Dusty Miller / 50GY 45/037
      #b3b5a8
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  7. Volvo

    1. ★ Arc White / DMC-08B
      #b7b6a6
      ΔE = 1.034 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Evening Haze / L18
      #bbb5a3
      ΔE = 1.043 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Colorbond® Summershade / O24
      #beb8a1
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ Argile sableuse | EE197
      #b9b7a7
      ΔE = 1.083 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. T2167-4
      #c0b5a1
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  10. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4940
      #bbb8a6
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ 592X
      #b3b4a0
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Sprig Of Ivy D68-3
      #b9b5a6
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Light Sage C67-3
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  12. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Timeless Look / JG-134
      #b6b4a5
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Renewed / JG-113
      #b6b39b
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  13. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Alabaster
      #bcb8a6
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Suede Silver
      #b3b5a7
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  14. Pascol

    1. ★ Winter Grass PZ140
      #b6b6a6
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ Winter Grass PZ140
      #b7b8a7
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  15. Levis

    1. ★ Mild Tundra
      #b5b2a2
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ Shady Grey C40
      #b7b2a4
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Chimayo Sage / 60YY 44/110
      #b9b49f
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Sacred Olive Green / 70YY 49/106
      #bfbca8
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ Sierra Madre ECC-46-1
      #bbb5a5
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ 780D-4 Koala Bear
      #b9b29e
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  18. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Dovecoat / RLNA228
      #b7b2a2
      ΔE = 1.364 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. ★ Plantation / RLNA231
      #b9b6a0
      ΔE = 1.514 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3005-Y20R
      #bcb5a3
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ Orange Terra / FS156
      #bab2a2
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  20. Sico

    1. ★ 6198-31 Cool Grey
      #bdb7a5
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 6206-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Coastal Jetty
      #b3b3a1
      ΔE = 1.406 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Smooth Pebble
      #b2b1a2
      ΔE = 2.018 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  22. Little Greene

    1. ★ French Grey Dark
      #b4b1a0
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. ★ Vincent
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Dried Sage / 26A-3
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Provence / 27A-3
      #b3b8a6
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sweet Sage
      #b5b5a6
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. My Inner Sanctum
      #b3b59f
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Silver Gray - 0049
      #b8b2a2
      ΔE = 1.529 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Jogging Path - 7638
      #c0b9a9
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  26. General Paint

    1. ★ Salsify / CL 2933M
      #bbb4a4
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Glutted / CL 2853M
      #bcb2a2
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  27. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Pine Crush / PPG1028-3
      #b7b8a5
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Heavy Hammock / PPG1027-3
      #beb9a2
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  28. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-12-4 Frontier Shadow
      #b7b3a5
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  29. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.03.15
      #bab9a9
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  30. Flügger

    1. ★ Røgkvarts (U-726)
      #bcb4a1
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD450-1
      #b4b6a3
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  32. Disney

    1. ★ 4C-30-3 Whistling Wind
      #bcb5a0
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  33. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1233
      #b3b2a3
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  34. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Granite
      #b5b39d
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  35. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Flake Grey
      #bdb6a1
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Cloud
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  36. Colortrend

    1. ★ Date
      #b6b7a8
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Palm House Fountain
      #b3ae9c
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  37. Taubmans

    1. ★ Burmese Grey / T12 7.E2
      #b3b09e
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Char Grey / T08 180-3
      #b0ae9c
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  38. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10591
      #b4b09d
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. ★ CF10772
      #bdb7a9
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  39. Wattyl

    1. ★ Moon Shell / A80W
      #b6b5a8
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Stoneleigh / A78W
      #c2baa5
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  40. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Jackson Antique H108
      #bebaa9
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Dream Weaver 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  41. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ October Mist / 1495
      #b7b9a6
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Tree Moss / 508
      #b9b9a2
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  42. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 414
      #bab5a8
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 7537
      #b5b8ab
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  43. Alcro

    1. ★ Puder Parlemor
      #bfb7a6
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  44. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Silver Fawn
      #b1b29e
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. ★ Light Sandstone
      #b5b8a7
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  45. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Burmese Beige 40YY 51/084
      #beb5a4
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Pewter Grey 50YY 47/053
      #b5b0a4
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  46. Beckers

    1. ★ Lav 823 / 3108-G82Y
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  47. New Look

    1. ★ Natures Ballad / A03-08
      #b7b9a9
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Magic Touch / B10-03
      #c2baa5
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  48. Ford

    1. ★ Light Sandalwood
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Beige
      #b0b0a0
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  49. Sto

    1. ★ 31334
      #bfb6a4
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 31133
      #b1b29c
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  50. Earthpaint

    1. 5-15-3 Wind Star
      #b8b2a5
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  51. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Sage Gray 14-27
      #bab39c
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Tyler Stone Gray CW820
      #bdb3a3
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  52. California Paints

    1. Jackson Antique
      #c0baa6
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. DE 6263 - Pistachio Shell
      #b1b6a3
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  53. Zoffany

    1. Green Almond
      #bfb8a2
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Smoke
      #b7b3a8
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  54. Caparol

    1. 103 / 103 Weiss+Umbragruen 1/1
      #b0b0a0
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Toscana 8
      #bcb49c
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  55. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26360
      #b5af9b
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Federal Standard 16360
      #b6af9b
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  56. Jotun

    1. 10342 / Kalkgrå
      #bbb4a7
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 8025 / Skodde
      #bbb7ac
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  57. Nature Paint

    1. Lapwing
      #c0b9a4
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  58. Kansai Paint

    1. Sahara Sand
      #c0b8a8
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  59. Diamond Paint

    1. Ash Grey
      #b4b8a7
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  60. Coronado Paint

    1. 8434 - Silver Spree
      #bdb7aa
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. 8330 - Hi Ho Silver
      #b5b5aa
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  61. Bristol

    1. Wayward Wind / P199-N4
      #bdb8ab
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Quarry / P198-N4
      #c1b7a4
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  62. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Dream Weaver / 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Homespun Linen / 8465
      #b6afa1
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  63. Sikkens

    1. G0.10.65
      #b8b09b
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. G0.05.65
      #b5afa2
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  64. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 4-048 - Stone grey
      #b8b09b
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  65. RVI

    1. Blanc / 00355
      #b0b4a1
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  66. Chrysler

    1. Beige
      #beb49f
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  67. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Quaking Aspen G07
      #afb2a0
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  68. Audi

    1. Perlbeige Pearl / 7Z, 7Z7Z, LZ1Z
      #c1baa6
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  69. Duron

    1. Clary Sage
      #afb29f
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Escape Gray
      #b0b4a6
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  70. Dulux

    1. Matcha Grey
      #b6b4a9
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Green Raft
      #c1b8a8
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  71. Homebase

    1. Olive
      #b8b49b
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  72. CIL

    1. Pewter Grey
      #b9b5aa
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Silver Lace Vine
      #b6baa9
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  73. Graham & Brown

    1. Wetherby
      #b9b0a1
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  74. KILZ

    1. Urban Getaway / H591
      #bdb7ab
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  75. Crown Diamond

    1. 7401-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  76. Great Wall

    1. Titanium White / 0904C
      #b4b2a7
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  77. AWD

    1. Cargo White / 4WH
      #b0ae9f
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  78. AMC

    1. Arlington Gray
      #b4aea0
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  79. Diamond Vogel

    1. Marshy Habitat / 0204
      #bbb2a5
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Roman Ruins / 0225
      #c1b7a1
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 47.8%

#b8b5a3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b5a3 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #b8b5a3">…</p>

#b8b5a3 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #b8b5a3">…</p>

#b8b5a3 shadow

Art is a collaboration between God and the artist, and the less the artist does the better.

Andre Gide
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b5a3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105123
Binary
10111000, 10110101, 10100011
Hexadecimal
#b8b5a3
LRV
≈ 45.9%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 2.272
RGB
rgb(184, 181, 163)
RGBA
rgba(184, 181, 163, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.348, g: 0.343, b: 0.309
RYB
red: 65.294%, yellow: 72.157%, blue: 63.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4672093 / 0xffb8b5a3
HSL
hsl(51, 13%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(51, 13%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 51° (51.429), saturation: 11% (0.114), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 51.429, saturation: 11.413%, perceived brightness: 70.569%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 78.854, S: 17.664, L: 73.469
Cubehelix
H: 49.602, S: 0.165, L: 0.706
TSL
T: 1.840, S: 0.024, L: 0.705
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.016), yellow: 11% (0.114), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 36% (0.361)
XYZ
X: 42.901, Y: 45.883, Z: 41.239
xyY
x: 0.330, y: 0.353, Y: 45.883
CIELab
L: 73.469, a: -2.101, b: 9.554
CIELuv
L: 73.469, u: 2.770, v: 14.058
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.469, C: 9.782, H: 102.405
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.469, C: 14.328, H: 78.854
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.737, a: -5.486, b: 11.319
CIECAM02
J: 65.492, C: 8.595, h: 99.216, Q: 159.443, M: 7.516, s: 21.712, H: 116.836
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.036, jaune: 1.395, green: 0.404
LMS
L: 44.452, M: 47.952, S: 41.308
YCbCr
Y: 170.486, Cb: 119.654, Cr: 130.595
YCgCo
Y: 177.250, Cg: 3.750, Co: 51.250
YDbDr
Y: 179.845, Db: -25.344, Dr: -7.905
YPbPr
Y: 180.343, Pb: -9.345, Pr: 2.328
xvYCC
Y: 170.883, Cb: 119.791, Cr: 130.045
YIQ
Y: 179.845, I: 7.570, Q: -4.966
YUV
Y: 179.845, U: -8.288, V: 3.645
Munsell Color System
5GY 7/1 ΔE = 2.297
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 13.803

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