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#b9b6a8 Hex Color Code

#b9b6a8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b6a8 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9b6a8 is comprised of 72.55% red, 71.37% green and 65.88% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b6a8 has a hue of 49° (degrees), 11% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.18 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #969386
  2. #a29f91
  3. #adaa9c
  4. #b9b6a8
  5. #c5c2b4
  6. #d1cebf
  7. #dddacb

Tints and Shades

#b9b6a8 to white

  1. #b9b6a8
  2. #c4c2b6
  3. #d0cec4
  4. #dcdad3
  5. #e7e6e1
  6. #f3f3f0
  7. #ffffff

#b9b6a8 to black

  1. #b9b6a8
  2. #97958a
  3. #77756d
  4. #585751
  5. #3b3b37
  6. #21201e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Play on Gray / 1234
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 0.553 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Drifting / 1294
      #beb4a8
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Sprig Of Ivy D68-3
      #b9b5a6
      ΔE = 0.609 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Stormy Weather D16-3
      #beb7ac
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ Argile sableuse | EE197
      #b9b7a7
      ΔE = 0.911 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. T2143-2
      #b2b4aa
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-12-4 Frontier Shadow
      #b7b3a5
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  5. Volvo

    1. ★ Arc White / DMC-08B
      #b7b6a6
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Alpine White 2 / BMW-218
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Soaring Hawk R83C
      #b8b3a5
      ΔE = 1.171 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. ★ Worn Canvas R82C
      #bbb3a5
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10772
      #bdb7a9
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. CF10773
      #b3b1a7
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Silver Spy / T12 10.D10
      #bdb8ab
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Grey Moth / T12 10.C10
      #c0bdb0
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sweet Sage
      #b5b5a6
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. ★ Route 66
      #bcb7ae
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Aged Stucco
      #b7b5aa
      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Silver Lace Vine
      #b6baa9
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  11. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8434 - Silver Spree
      #bdb7aa
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ 8330 - Hi Ho Silver
      #b5b5aa
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  12. Jotun

    1. ★ 8025 / Skodde
      #bbb7ac
      ΔE = 1.383 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ 10342 / Kalkgrå
      #bbb4a7
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.03.15
      #bab9a9
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 12.03.12
      #bab4ab
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Aged Stucco / 70YY 46/053
      #bab5a4
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ Dusty Miller / 50GY 45/037
      #b3b5a8
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Sandstone Firemist
      #bab4a8
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Gray
      #bfb8ad
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ Date
      #b6b7a8
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. ★ Spring Tide
      #b8b4a3
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Matcha Grey
      #b6b4a9
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Green Raft
      #c1b8a8
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  18. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Cloud
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Melmac Silver / HL 4264-2
      #b7b4a3
      ΔE = 1.462 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ Ashford / KM3924-2
      #b6b2a7
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Pebble Grey G78-012-098
      #b4b3a4
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Copyrite G78-010-098
      #b4b2a6
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  21. Zoffany

    1. ★ Smoke
      #b7b3a8
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Storm Grey
      #b2b5ac
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  22. General Paint

    1. ★ Salsify / CL 2933M
      #bbb4a4
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Open Space / CLC 1213W
      #c2bbac
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  23. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-15-3 Wind Star
      #b8b2a5
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 5-20-3 Flannel
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7401-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 7400-41 Grey-haired
      #b0afa3
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  25. Sico

    1. ★ 6206-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 1.670 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ 6198-31 Cool Grey
      #bdb7a5
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  26. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Clocktower
      #bab7ad
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Techno Gray - 6170
      #bfb9aa
      ΔE = 1.700 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ Silver Gray - 0049
      #b8b2a2
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  28. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Dovecoat / RLNA228
      #b7b2a2
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Eucalyptus / RLVM259
      #c1bcad
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  29. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Alabaster
      #bcb8a6
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Fontana Gray
      #b5b6ac
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  30. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1926
      #b7b6a4
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  31. Glidden

    1. ★ Hurricane Haze / PPG1032-2
      #bdbbad
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Silver Dollar / PPG1022-3
      #bdb6ae
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  32. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Lamp Room Gray / 88
      #babaae
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ French Gray / 18
      #b7b4a1
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  33. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1233
      #b3b2a3
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  34. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Evening Haze / L18
      #bbb5a3
      ΔE = 1.891 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  35. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Jackson Antique H108
      #bebaa9
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Homespun Linen 8465
      #b6afa1
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  36. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Ghost Writer / PPG1007-3
      #bcb7ad
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Pine Crush / PPG1028-3
      #b7b8a5
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  37. Great Wall

    1. ★ Titanium White / 0904C
      #b4b2a7
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  38. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sterling Gray
      #b5b5ab
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Tan
      #bfbdb2
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  39. Ford

    1. ★ Tan
      #b2b2a4
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Beige
      #b0b0a0
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gossamer 32-26
      #beb6aa
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Tyler Stone Gray CW820
      #bdb3a3
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  41. Bristol

    1. ★ Canyon Cloud / P201-N4
      #b3b3a8
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Burmese Grey / P203-N4
      #b3b09e
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  42. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Light Lichen / 0211
      #c0b9ac
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Marshy Habitat / 0204
      #bbb2a5
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  43. Behr

    1. ★ DP-520 Gray Cloud
      #b3b4a9
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Stone Mill ECC-27-2
      #b1b2a8
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  44. Alcro

    1. ★ Tatooine
      #bdb8ae
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ Puder Parlemor
      #bfb7a6
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  45. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3005-Y20R
      #bcb5a3
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Yellow Ocre / FS149
      #bdb7a3
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  46. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26496
      #bbbbaf
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Federal Standard 16440
      #bcbab2
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  47. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Sahara Sand
      #c0b8a8
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  48. Sikkens

    1. ★ G0.05.65
      #b5b0a3
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. H2.05.65
      #b1b0a4
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  49. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Grey B40
      #b2b1a5
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Shady Grey A50
      #afb3a5
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  50. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6270 - Antique Coin
      #b5b8a8
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. Serene Scholar
      #b2af9e
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  51. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2502-G
      #b5b4ab
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  52. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 242
      #beb9af
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 842
      #bbb7af
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  53. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Pewter Grey 50YY 47/053
      #b5b0a4
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Silver Lace Vine 10GY 49/081
      #b2b4a3
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  54. Little Greene

    1. ★ French Grey Dark
      #b4b1a0
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Vincent
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  55. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sea Haze / 2137-50
      #b4b6ac
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Fieldstone / 1558
      #b1b1a6
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  56. Beckers

    1. Stork 557 / S 3005-Y20R
      #b6b2a9
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  57. Lamborghini

    1. Bianco Cygnus / LY9H
      #b7b4ac
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  58. Duron

    1. Rare Gray
      #b2b5aa
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Escape Gray
      #b0b4a6
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  59. Pantone / PMS

    1. 414 UP
      #b1b0a4
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. 15-6307 TCX
      #b1b09f
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  60. Sto

    1. 31334
      #bfb6a4
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  61. TRUMATCH

    1. 13-g6
      #b6b6ae
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  62. Tikkurila

    1. J487 / Dolomite
      #b6b3ab
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 4976
      #b3afa5
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  63. Flügger

    1. Antikgrå (U-767)
      #b3afa3
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Røgkvarts (U-726)
      #bcb4a1
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  64. Holden

    1. Arc White / J070
      #b0b2a6
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  65. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Homespun Linen / 8465
      #b6afa1
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Silver Spree / 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  66. Asian Paints

    1. Creamy Crust / 9514
      #c2b9ac
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Nimbus Shower / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  67. Diamond Paint

    1. Ash Grey
      #b4b8a7
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  68. Peintures MF

    1. DD450-1
      #b4b6a3
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  69. Caparol

    1. Biscaya / Biscaya F8
      #b4b4ac
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. 103 / 103 Weiss+Umbragruen 1/1
      #b0b0a0
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  70. Graham & Brown

    1. Wetherby
      #b9b0a1
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  71. Scib Paints

    1. Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Silver Spree / 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  72. Berger

    1. Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Silver Spree / 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  73. Vista Paint

    1. Hi Ho Silver
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Silver Spree
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  74. Mahindra

    1. Arctic White / 432
      #b7b9b0
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  75. Audi

    1. Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  76. Humbrol

    1. 28 Camouflage Grey
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  77. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  78. AMC

    1. Arlington Gray
      #b4aea0
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  79. Saipa

    1. White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  80. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Dollar / 521-4
      #bdb6ae
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  81. Craig & Rose

    1. Barony
      #b6b9b0
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 47.8%

#b9b6a8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b6a8 foreground

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<p style="color: #b9b6a8">…</p>

#b9b6a8 background

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Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #b9b6a8">…</p>

#b9b6a8 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12170920
Binary
10111001, 10110110, 10101000
Hexadecimal
#b9b6a8
LRV
≈ 46.6%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 2.155
RGB
rgb(185, 182, 168)
RGBA
rgba(185, 182, 168, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.346, g: 0.340, b: 0.314
RYB
red: 0.673%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.659%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4606296 / 0xffb9b6a8
HSL
hsl(49, 11%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(49, 11%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 49° (49.412), saturation: 9% (0.092), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 49.412, saturation: 9.189%, perceived brightness: 71.125%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 77.094, S: 13.895, L: 73.932
Cubehelix
H: 47.693, S: 0.132, L: 0.711
TSL
T: 1.928, S: 0.019, L: 0.711
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.016), yellow: 9% (0.092), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 34% (0.341)
XYZ
X: 43.803, Y: 46.598, Z: 43.725
xyY
x: 0.327, y: 0.347, Y: 46.598
CIELab
L: 73.932, a: -1.426, b: 7.500
CIELuv
L: 73.932, u: 2.540, v: 11.086
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.932, C: 7.634, H: 100.768
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.932, C: 11.373, H: 77.094
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.262, a: -4.920, b: 9.806
CIECAM02
J: 66.046, C: 6.766, h: 98.570, Q: 160.116, M: 5.917, s: 19.223, H: 115.712
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.046, jaune: 1.061, green: 0.335
LMS
L: 45.016, M: 48.547, S: 43.764
YCbCr
Y: 171.737, Cb: 121.410, Cr: 130.311
YCgCo
Y: 179.250, Cg: 2.750, Co: 50.500
YDbDr
Y: 181.301, Db: -20.012, Dr: -7.037
YPbPr
Y: 181.631, Pb: -7.345, Pr: 2.144
xvYCC
Y: 171.989, Cb: 121.548, Cr: 129.883
YIQ
Y: 181.301, I: 6.285, Q: -3.722
YUV
Y: 181.301, U: -6.544, V: 3.245
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/1 ΔE = 2.317
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 13.152

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