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#b9b5a8 Hex Color Code

#b9b5a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b5a8 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9b5a8 is comprised of 72.55% red, 70.98% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b5a8 has a hue of 46° (degrees), 11% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 574.23 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #969386
  2. #a29e91
  3. #ada99d
  4. #b9b5a8
  5. #c5c1b4
  6. #d1cdbf
  7. #ddd9cb

Tints and Shades

#b9b5a8 to white

  1. #b9b5a8
  2. #c4c1b6
  3. #d0cdc4
  4. #dcd9d3
  5. #e7e6e1
  6. #f3f2f0
  7. #ffffff

#b9b5a8 to black

  1. #b9b5a8
  2. #97948a
  3. #77756d
  4. #585751
  5. #3b3a37
  6. #21201e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 414
      #bab5a8
      ΔE = 0.355 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 7537
      #b5b8ab
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Eighth Arrowtown Y78-012-084
      #bab5a8
      ΔE = 0.355 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Copyrite G78-010-098
      #b4b2a6
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6228 - Play on Gray
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. DEC 751 - Ash Gray
      #c1b5a9
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Play on Gray / 1234
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 0.368 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Wells Gray / 1215
      #b9b5a4
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 8477 Tender Grey
      #b9b4a8
      ΔE = 0.612 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Sand Springs C60-44
      #bfb5a6
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Northern Cliffs / 1536
      #bbb6a8
      ΔE = 0.667 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Cosmopolitan / CSP-100
      #bcb7aa
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Pewter Grey
      #b9b5aa
      ΔE = 0.824 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Zeppelin
      #b8b4ac
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Sandstone Firemist
      #bab4a8
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Gray
      #bfb8ad
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Soaring Hawk R83C
      #b8b3a5
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Packed Sand R80C
      #bbb1a5
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-12-4 Frontier Shadow
      #b7b3a5
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey Stone / T12 9.D10
      #b8b5aa
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Script Writer / T12 9.C11
      #c0bbb0
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  12. Jotun

    1. ★ 10342 / Kalkgrå
      #bbb4a7
      ΔE = 1.045 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ 8025 / Skodde
      #bbb7ac
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  13. Zoffany

    1. ★ Smoke
      #b7b3a8
      ΔE = 1.065 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Storm Grey
      #b2b5ac
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7401-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 7385-31 Eroded Glacier
      #c1bbad
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  15. Sico

    1. ★ 6206-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ 6205-41 Garibaldi Grey
      #b8b9ae
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8434 - Silver Spree
      #bdb7aa
      ΔE = 1.129 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ 8330 - Hi Ho Silver
      #b5b5aa
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Keystone / 186
      #bcb8aa
      ΔE = 1.147 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Ashford / KM3924-2
      #b6b2a7
      ΔE = 1.331 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-15-3 Wind Star
      #b8b2a5
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 5-20-3 Flannel
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  19. Tollens

    1. ★ Boulevard
      #bbb8ac
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ Poudre de schiste | EE191
      #bfb7a8
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  20. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Grey C40
      #b7b2a4
      ΔE = 1.178 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. Subtle Grey
      #bebbb1
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  21. Bristol

    1. ★ Wayward Wind / P199-N4
      #bdb8ab
      ΔE = 1.230 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Grey Moth / P199-N3
      #c0bdb0
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  22. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Clocktower
      #bab7ad
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  23. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 85 / Ginster 10
      #bcb4a8
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. 1253
      #bcb4ac
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  24. General Paint

    1. ★ Salsify / CL 2933M
      #bbb4a4
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Water Cracker / CL 2873M
      #bfb4a7
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  25. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Sensible Hue - 6198
      #b6b5ab
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Techno Gray - 6170
      #bfb9aa
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  26. Great Wall

    1. ★ Titanium White / 0904C
      #b4b2a7
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  27. Volvo

    1. ★ Arc White / DMC-08B
      #b7b6a6
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Alpine White 2 / BMW-218
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  28. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sweet Sage
      #b5b5a6
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. ★ Route 66
      #bcb7ae
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  29. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Dovecoat / RLNA228
      #b7b2a2
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Eucalyptus / RLVM259
      #c1bcad
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  30. Colortrend

    1. ★ Spring Tide
      #b8b4a3
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ 0204
      #bbb2a5
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  31. Olympic

    1. ★ Stormy Weather D16-3
      #beb7ac
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Silver Dollar D17-3
      #bcb4ac
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  32. Ford

    1. ★ Light Sandalwood
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Beige
      #b0b0a0
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  33. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Cloud
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  34. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Pewter Grey 50YY 47/053
      #b5b0a4
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Silver Clamshell 30YY 49/071
      #bcb2a4
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  35. Alcro

    1. ★ Tatooine
      #bdb8ae
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ Puder Parlemor
      #bfb7a6
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  36. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sterling Gray
      #b5b5ab
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  37. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.03.12
      #bab4ab
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. ★ 90.03.15
      #bab9a9
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Marshy Habitat / 0204
      #bbb2a5
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Frond / 0232
      #c2bcad
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  39. Beckers

    1. ★ Stork 557 / S 3005-Y20R
      #b6b2a9
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  40. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1233
      #b3b2a3
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2502-G
      #b5b4ab
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10773
      #b3b1a7
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. CF10768
      #b4b2ab
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  43. Lamborghini

    1. ★ Bianco Cygnus / LY9H
      #b7b4ac
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  44. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 242
      #beb9af
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 842
      #bbb7af
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  45. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Fontana Gray
      #b5b6ac
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Suede Silver
      #b3b5a7
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  46. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Lamp Room Gray / 88
      #babaae
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Pavilion Gray / 242
      #c1b9ac
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  47. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Evening Haze / L18
      #bbb5a3
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  48. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Miller / 50GY 45/037
      #b3b5a8
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Silver Reef / 50YR 45/014
      #b7b1a9
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  49. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Sahara Sand
      #c0b8a8
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  50. Sigma

    1. ★ Orange Terra / 6324 B
      #b8b0a1
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3005-Y20R
      #bcb5a3
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  51. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Homespun Linen / 8465
      #b6afa1
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  52. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1926
      #b7b6a4
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  53. Sikkens

    1. H2.05.65
      #b1b0a4
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. G0.05.70
      #c2bcb0
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  54. Rodda Paint

    1. Jackson Antique H108
      #bebaa9
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Quincy Granite H143
      #b4b4ad
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  55. Little Greene

    1. French Grey Dark
      #b4b1a0
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  56. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26496
      #bbbbaf
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Federal Standard 16440
      #bcbab2
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  57. Graham & Brown

    1. Wetherby
      #b9b0a1
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Kelly's Taupe
      #bcb2a8
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  58. TRUMATCH

    1. 13-g6
      #b6b6ae
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  59. Tikkurila

    1. 4976
      #b3afa5
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 570X
      #b6afa5
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  60. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. BS 4800 10 A 05 - Grey
      #b6aea1
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  61. Dulux

    1. Misty Mountain
      #b8b4ad
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Chic Shadow
      #bebbb2
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  62. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Solitary 19-29
      #babbae
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Appaloosa 33-28
      #c2b8a7
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  63. Audi

    1. Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  64. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silver Dollar 521-4
      #bdb6ae
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  65. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Dollar / 521-4
      #bdb6ae
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  66. Asian Paints

    1. Creamy Crust / 9514
      #c2b9ac
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Nimbus Shower / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  67. AMC

    1. Arlington Gray
      #b4aea0
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  68. Duron

    1. Rare Gray
      #b2b5aa
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Downing Stone
      #c0bcb0
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  69. Holden

    1. Arc White / J070
      #b0b2a6
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  70. Sto

    1. 31334
      #bfb6a4
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  71. Scib Paints

    1. Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  72. Berger

    1. Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  73. Vista Paint

    1. Hi Ho Silver
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  74. Peintures MF

    1. Glissement de terrai
      #b7aea2
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Taupe caillou
      #c1b5a6
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  75. Mahindra

    1. Arctic White / 432
      #b7b9b0
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  76. Saipa

    1. White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  77. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Pearl Gray G17
      #c0b4a4
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  78. Humbrol

    1. 28 Camouflage Grey
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  79. Glidden

    1. Wood Smoke
      #b2ada2
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  80. Nippon Paint

    1. Gray Shirt / NP N 2032 P
      #b1b2aa
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  81. Opulence

    1. Shagreen
      #b8aea0
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 43.0%

#b9b5a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b5a8 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #b9b5a8">…</p>

#b9b5a8 background

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="background-color: #b9b5a8">…</p>

#b9b5a8 shadow

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b5a8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12170664
Binary
10111001, 10110101, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#b9b5a8
LRV
≈ 46.2%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 2.718
RGB
rgb(185, 181, 168)
RGBA
rgba(185, 181, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.346, g: 0.339, b: 0.315
RYB
red: 0.679%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4606552 / 0xffb9b5a8
HSL
hsl(46, 11%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(46, 11%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 46° (45.882), saturation: 9% (0.092), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 45.882, saturation: 9.189%, perceived brightness: 70.894%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 73.602, S: 13.247, L: 73.668
Cubehelix
H: 44.187, S: 0.128, L: 0.709
TSL
T: 2.081, S: 0.019, L: 0.709
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.022), yellow: 9% (0.092), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 43.599, Y: 46.190, Z: 43.657
xyY
x: 0.327, y: 0.346, Y: 46.190
CIELab
L: 73.668, a: -0.892, b: 7.123
CIELuv
L: 73.668, u: 3.075, v: 10.450
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.668, C: 7.178, H: 97.138
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.668, C: 10.893, H: 73.602
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.963, a: -4.426, b: 9.488
CIECAM02
J: 65.751, C: 6.335, h: 94.607, Q: 159.758, M: 5.540, s: 18.621, H: 108.635
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.048, jaune: 0.996, green: 0.257
LMS
L: 44.702, M: 47.997, S: 43.691
YCbCr
Y: 171.233, Cb: 121.701, Cr: 130.679
YCgCo
Y: 178.750, Cg: 2.250, Co: 50.500
YDbDr
Y: 180.714, Db: -19.129, Dr: -8.153
YPbPr
Y: 180.916, Pb: -6.960, Pr: 2.598
xvYCC
Y: 171.375, Cb: 121.886, Cr: 130.282
YIQ
Y: 180.714, I: 6.559, Q: -3.199
YUV
Y: 180.714, U: -6.255, V: 3.760
Munsell Color System
10YR 7/1 ΔE = 2.052
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 12.674

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