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#b8b6af Hex Color Code

#b8b6af Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b6af is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b8b6af is comprised of 72.16% red, 71.37% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b6af has a hue of 47° (degrees), 6% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.9 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #95938d
  2. #a19f98
  3. #acaaa3
  4. #b8b6af
  5. #c4c2bb
  6. #d0cec7
  7. #dcdad3

Tints and Shades

#b8b6af to White

  1. #b8b6af
  2. #c4c2bc
  3. #cfcec9
  4. #dbdad6
  5. #e7e6e4
  6. #f3f3f1
  7. #ffffff

#b8b6af to Black

  1. #b8b6af
  2. #97958f
  3. #777571
  4. #585754
  5. #3b3b39
  6. #20201f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26440
      #b9b7b1
      ΔE = 0.608 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 36440
      #b6b5b0
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  2. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. BS381 627 - Light aircraft grey
      #b1b0ab
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Overcast / T12 9.D7
      #bab8b0
      ΔE = 0.842 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Tumut / T12 36.D12
      #c0b8b0
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-g6
      #b6b6ae
      ΔE = 0.878 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ 17-g6
      #b2b5af
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  5. Lamborghini

    1. ★ Bianco Cygnus / LY9H
      #b7b4ac
      ΔE = 0.894 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  6. Dulux

    1. ★ Misty Mountain
      #b8b4ad
      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Matcha Grey
      #b6b4a9
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ Granite P-5w
      #b9b6ad
      ΔE = 0.977 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ 815 Pacific Fog
      #b9bab6
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  8. CIL

    1. ★ Zeppelin
      #b8b4ac
      ΔE = 1.031 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Aged Stucco
      #b7b5aa
      ΔE = 1.906 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Hi Ho Silver
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  12. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Quincy Granite H143
      #b4b4ad
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ Platinum Plate 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ Quincy Granite
      #b4b4ad
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Almond
      #b0b5ac
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  14. Sikkens

    1. ★ FN.02.67
      #b6b3ad
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. LN.02.67
      #b3b8b2
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  15. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 1.176 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Moscow
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Zephyr / 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  17. AMC

    1. ★ Light Driftwood
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 1.224 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  18. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 1.232 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8306 - Zephyr
      #b5b5b0
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ 8330 - Hi Ho Silver
      #b5b5aa
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  20. Caparol

    1. ★ Biscaya / Biscaya F8
      #b4b4ac
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Schiefer15 / Str-Putz Schiefer 15
      #b0b4ac
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2502-G
      #b5b4ab
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  22. Saipa

    1. ★ White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. White / 1508
      #bcbdb5
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  23. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #b3b4ad
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. ★ Light Auburn
      #b6b8b1
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  24. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Grey 5
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Cool Grey 6
      #b5b0ad
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  25. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Clocktower
      #bab7ad
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  26. Audi

    1. ★ Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ Sahara Silver Metallic / 9T, 9T9T, LX7X
      #b3b0a9
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Route 66
      #bcb7ae
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Sensible Hue - 6198
      #b6b5ab
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Magnetic Gray - 7058
      #b2b5af
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  29. Jotun

    1. ★ 9930 / Tåkedis
      #b5b5b1
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ 0762 / Capri
      #b4b3af
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  30. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10774
      #b3b5ad
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. CF10773
      #b3b1a7
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  31. Duron

    1. ★ Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Dorian Gray
      #b3afa6
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  32. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-20-3 Flannel
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 5-29-2 Night Sail
      #b3b9b3
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Fitzgerald Smoke / HL 4297-1
      #b4b7b0
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Seattle / KM3923-1
      #bfbcb3
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  34. Alcro

    1. ★ Pearl Grey
      #b3b2ad
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Tatooine
      #bdb8ae
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  35. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Fontana Gray
      #b5b6ac
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  36. Beckers

    1. ★ Stork 557 / S 3005-Y20R
      #b6b2a9
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Portabello 532 / S 2505-Y50R
      #c2bcb5
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  37. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7038 / Agate grey
      #b5b8b1
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Folkstone / NP N 2028 P
      #b3b6af
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Gray Shirt / NP N 2032 P
      #b1b2aa
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  39. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Nimbus Shower / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  40. Mahindra

    1. ★ Arctic White / 432
      #b7b9b0
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  41. California Paints

    1. ★ Quincy Granite
      #b5b8b2
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. DE 6228 - Play on Gray
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  42. Tollens

    1. ★ T2151-2
      #b8b2ac
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. TF264-1
      #bfb9ad
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  43. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.796 #217
      #b4b1ac
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone / 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Gray Marble / 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  45. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Gray Marble 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  46. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sea Haze / 2137-50
      #b4b6ac
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Fieldstone / 1558
      #b1b1a6
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  47. Ford

    1. ★ Crystal Silver
      #b1b3ad
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  48. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  49. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Barony
      #b6b9b0
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  50. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 832
      #b2b1ac
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. ★ 4245P Folkstone
      #b0b2ab
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  51. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Newcastle Grey 30GY 47/026
      #b1b4ad
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Pinstripe 30YY 53/015
      #bebcb7
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  52. Designers Guild

    1. ★ Graphite
      #b1b1ab
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  53. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Silver Reef / 50YR 45/014
      #b7b1a9
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. ★ Surreal Blue / 30BB 45/015
      #b2b2ae
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  54. Zoffany

    1. ★ Storm Grey
      #b2b5ac
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Smoke
      #b7b3a8
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  55. 1829

    1. ★ Moonstone Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  56. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Fossilized / 0581
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  57. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Silver Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  58. Crown Diamond

    1. 7401-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  59. Sico

    1. 6206-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 6204-41 Country Road
      #b0b3ad
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  60. Great Wall

    1. Titanium White / 0904C
      #b4b2a7
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  61. Ralph Lauren

    1. Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  62. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Minnow 28-25
      #b0b3ae
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  63. GM / General Motors

    1. Gray Green
      #b0b3ae
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Summit Silver
      #afb0a7
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  64. Geely

    1. Snow White / 208
      #b2b7b0
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  65. Volvo

    1. Alpine White 2 / BMW-218
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  66. Humbrol

    1. 28 Camouflage Grey
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  67. Olympic

    1. Gray Marble D31-3
      #b7b2af
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Palm Frond D65-3
      #b6bbb3
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  68. General Paint

    1. Charleston / CL 3172W
      #b2b4b1
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Stone Cutter / CL 3222W
      #bfb9b5
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  69. Glidden

    1. Dusty Miller
      #b2b7af
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  70. Brillux

    1. 75.01.12
      #b9bcb5
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. 78.01.12
      #b1b5b2
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  71. Sigma

    1. Mineral Grey / FS225
      #b2b6b2
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Warm Red / 6329 B
      #b1b2b0
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  72. Tikkurila

    1. 0423 / Painter's gray
      #b1b3b0
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 569X
      #b0afaa
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  73. Farrow & Ball

    1. Lamp Room Gray / 88
      #babaae
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  74. Valspar Paint

    1. Embarcadero
      #b5afa7
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Polished Silver
      #bfbab7
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  75. Resene

    1. Copyrite G78-010-098
      #b4b2a6
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Half Delta G76-011-122
      #aeb0aa
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  76. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Play on Gray / 1234
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  77. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Driftwood G28
      #b6afa7
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  78. Sanderson

    1. Kent Grey
      #bebeb6
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  79. Dacia

    1. Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  80. Teknos

    1. PR530
      #b4b1af
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  81. Albany Paint

    1. Pevensey
      #c2bbb5
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 50.3%

#b8b6af HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b6af foreground

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #b8b6af">…</p>

#b8b6af background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #b8b6af">…</p>

#b8b6af 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 #b8b6af">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105391
Binary
10111000, 10110110, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#b8b6af
LRV
≈ 46.7%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 4.127
RGB
rgb(184, 182, 175)
RGBA
rgba(184, 182, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.340, g: 0.336, b: 0.323
RYB
red: 0.696%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671825 / 0xffb8b6af
HSL
hsl(47, 6%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(47, 6%%, 70%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 47° (46.667), saturation: 5% (0.049), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 46.667, saturation: 4.891%, perceived brightness: 71.301%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 74.708, S: 7.130, L: 74.024
Cubehelix
H: 44.984, S: 0.069, L: 0.713
TSL
T: 2.047, S: 0.010, L: 0.713
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.011), yellow: 5% (0.049), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 44.232, Y: 46.742, Z: 47.241
xyY
x: 0.320, y: 0.338, Y: 46.742
CIELab
L: 74.024, a: -0.567, b: 3.806
CIELuv
L: 74.024, u: 1.549, v: 5.666
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.024, C: 3.848, H: 98.479
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.024, C: 5.874, H: 74.708
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.368, a: -4.160, b: 6.889
CIECAM02
J: 66.130, C: 3.501, h: 103.057, Q: 160.217, M: 3.062, s: 13.824, H: 123.360
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.063, jaune: 0.460, green: 0.277
LMS
L: 44.821, M: 48.510, S: 47.225
YCbCr
Y: 172.166, Cb: 124.631, Cr: 129.375
YCgCo
Y: 180.750, Cg: 1.250, Co: 48.250
YDbDr
Y: 181.800, Db: -10.231, Dr: -4.185
YPbPr
Y: 181.922, Pb: -3.730, Pr: 1.322
xvYCC
Y: 172.239, Cb: 124.723, Cr: 129.161
YIQ
Y: 181.800, I: 3.440, Q: -1.755
YUV
Y: 181.800, U: -3.344, V: 1.930
Munsell Color System
5YR 7/1 ΔE = 2.816
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.466

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