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#b9b6ae Hex Color Code

#b9b6ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b6ae is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9b6ae is comprised of 72.55% red, 71.37% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b6ae has a hue of 44° (degrees), 7% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 574.85 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #96938c
  2. #a29f97
  3. #adaaa2
  4. #b9b6ae
  5. #c5c2ba
  6. #d1cec6
  7. #dddad2

Tints and Shades

#b9b6ae to white

  1. #b9b6ae
  2. #c4c2bb
  3. #d0cec8
  4. #dcdad6
  5. #e7e6e3
  6. #f3f3f1
  7. #ffffff

#b9b6ae to black

  1. #b9b6ae
  2. #97958f
  3. #777570
  4. #585754
  5. #3b3b38
  6. #21201f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 842
      #bbb7af
      ΔE = 0.569 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ 242
      #beb9af
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  2. Lamborghini

    1. ★ Bianco Cygnus / LY9H
      #b7b4ac
      ΔE = 0.736 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Zeppelin
      #b8b4ac
      ΔE = 0.746 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Chinchilla White
      #bab4ac
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  4. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 0.839 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. BS381 627 - Light aircraft grey
      #b1b0ab
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Misty Mountain
      #b8b4ad
      ΔE = 0.863 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Matcha Grey
      #b6b4a9
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  6. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Clocktower
      #bab7ad
      ΔE = 0.953 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Route 66
      #bcb7ae
      ΔE = 0.956 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  8. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26440
      #b9b7b1
      ΔE = 1.014 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 16440
      #bcbab2
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-g6
      #b6b6ae
      ΔE = 1.091 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 17-g6
      #b2b5af
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  10. Audi

    1. ★ Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ Sahara Silver Metallic / 9T, 9T9T, LX7X
      #b3b0a9
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  11. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Matin B4
      #b7b3ac
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Shady Grey B40
      #b2b1a5
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 2703-Y12R
      #b8b8b0
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Flandern12 / Flandern 12
      #c0b8ac
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Mindful Gray - 7016
      #bcb7ad
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Chelsea Gray - 2850
      #b6b7b0
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  14. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.03.12
      #bab4ab
      ΔE = 1.246 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 75.01.12
      #b9bcb5
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2502-G
      #b5b4ab
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. S 2500-N
      #bfb5ad
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ FN.02.67
      #b6b3ad
      ΔE = 1.385 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. LN.02.67
      #b3b8b2
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  18. Alcro

    1. ★ Tatooine
      #bdb8ae
      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  19. Jotun

    1. ★ 8025 / Skodde
      #bbb7ac
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 1222 / Gråmynte
      #bebdb5
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Candlestick Silver / 30YY 46/036
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Gray Marble / PPG1002-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  21. AMC

    1. ★ Light Driftwood
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Grey 5
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 414
      #bab5a8
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  23. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Moscow
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 1.489 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. ★ Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 1.511 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  24. Berger

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Hi Ho Silver
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  26. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  27. Beckers

    1. ★ Stork 557 / S 3005-Y20R
      #b6b2a9
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Portabello 532 / S 2505-Y50R
      #c2bcb5
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  28. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sterling Gray
      #b5b5ab
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Tan
      #bfbdb2
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Mortar Board / NP N 2040 P
      #bdbab3
      ΔE = 1.563 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Gray Shirt / NP N 2032 P
      #b1b2aa
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  30. Saipa

    1. ★ White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. White / 1508
      #bcbdb5
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10768
      #b4b2ab
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. ★ CF10774
      #b3b5ad
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Zephyr / 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  33. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Zephyr 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  34. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Fontana Gray
      #b5b6ac
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  35. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Sunday Stroll / JG-19
      #bdb7ac
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8306 - Zephyr
      #b5b5b0
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 8434 - Silver Spree
      #bdb7aa
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  37. KILZ

    1. ★ Warm Ashes / H801
      #b4b5af
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Urban Getaway / H591
      #bdb7ab
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  38. Zoffany

    1. ★ Smoke
      #b7b3a8
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Storm Grey
      #b2b5ac
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  39. Olympic

    1. ★ Silver Dollar D17-3
      #bcb4ac
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Stormy Weather D16-3
      #beb7ac
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  40. Bristol

    1. ★ Rainy Day / P200-N4
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Wayward Wind / P199-N4
      #bdb8ab
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  41. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-20-3 Flannel
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 1.802 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 5-15-3 Wind Star
      #b8b2a5
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7401-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  43. Sico

    1. ★ 6206-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ 6205-41 Garibaldi Grey
      #b8b9ae
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  44. Tollens

    1. ★ T2151-2
      #b8b2ac
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. ★ T2142-1
      #b8bab4
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  45. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Nimbus Shower / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  46. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Coastal Pleasure / 5048
      #babab4
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  47. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Silver Reef / 50YR 45/014
      #b7b1a9
      ΔE = 1.924 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Veil / 00NN 53/000
      #c0bdb5
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  48. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Silver Bonnet R288D
      #b5b6b1
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Embarcadero
      #b5afa7
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  49. Mahindra

    1. ★ Arctic White / 432
      #b7b9b0
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  50. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Ashford / KM3924-2
      #b6b2a7
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ Fitzgerald Smoke / HL 4297-1
      #b4b7b0
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  51. Behr

    1. ★ 8477 Tender Grey
      #b9b4a8
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 8497 Ice Grey
      #b0b3ad
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  52. Flügger

    1. ★ Green Shade 2 (IN-736)
      #babbb2
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Neutral Grey 5 (IN-714)
      #b7b7b5
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  53. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ City Street / PPG1018-3
      #bab2ab
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Paddock 6902-2
      #bdb2ab
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Sandstone Firemist
      #bab4a8
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Gray Green
      #b0b3ae
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  55. Great Wall

    1. ★ Titanium White / 0904C
      #b4b2a7
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  56. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7038 / Agate grey
      #b5b8b1
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  57. Colorhouse

    1. ★ Metal .03
      #b5b8b1
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  58. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.796 #217
      #b4b1ac
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  59. Duron

    1. ★ Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Dorian Gray
      #b3afa6
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  60. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Barony
      #b6b9b0
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  61. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Play on Gray / 1234
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Drifting / 1294
      #beb4a8
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  62. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6228 - Play on Gray
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Quincy Granite
      #b5b8b2
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  63. Sigma

    1. ★ Sienna Brown / S 3005-Y80R
      #bcb3ac
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  64. Laura Ashley

    1. 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  65. Humbrol

    1. 28 Camouflage Grey
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  66. Volvo

    1. Alpine White 2 / BMW-218
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  67. Mylands of London

    1. Silver Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  68. 1829

    1. Moonstone Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  69. Farrow & Ball

    1. Lamp Room Gray / 88
      #babaae
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  70. Porter Paints

    1. Gray Stone / 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Gray Marble / 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  71. Designers Guild

    1. Graphite
      #b1b1ab
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  72. Resene

    1. Eighth Friar Grey N80-008-082
      #c1bcb4
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Eighth Castle Rock N80-007-099
      #bebdb4
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  73. ICI Paints

    1. Newcastle Grey 30GY 47/026
      #b1b4ad
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Sutton Place 30YY 54/030
      #c1bdb6
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  74. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gossamer 32-26
      #beb6aa
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Minnow 28-25
      #b0b3ae
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  75. General Paint

    1. Kazoo / CL 3273W
      #c1b7ae
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Stone Cutter / CL 3222W
      #bfb9b5
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  76. Ford

    1. Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Pastel Titanium
      #bcbdb3
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  77. Benjamin Moore

    1. Gray Horse / 2140-50
      #babcb2
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Fieldstone / 1558
      #b1b1a6
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  78. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Driftwood G28
      #b6afa7
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  79. Tikkurila

    1. 4976
      #b3afa5
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. 570X
      #b6afa5
      ΔE = 2.844 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  80. Albany Paint

    1. Pevensey
      #c2bbb5
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  81. Colortrend

    1. 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 0211
      #c0b9ac
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  82. Diamond Vogel

    1. Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  83. Ralph Lauren

    1. Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  84. Geely

    1. Snow White / 208
      #b2b7b0
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  85. Sanderson

    1. Kent Grey
      #bebeb6
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  86. Taubmans

    1. Grey Dove / T12 8.D5
      #b9bcb6
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Evening Lullaby / T12 8.C10
      #bdbbb8
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  87. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-12-4 Frontier Shadow
      #b7b3a5
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 45.0%

#b9b6ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b6ae foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #b9b6ae">…</p>

#b9b6ae background

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="background-color: #b9b6ae">…</p>

#b9b6ae shadow

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b6ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12170926
Binary
10111001, 10110110, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#b9b6ae
LRV
≈ 46.8%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 3.851
RGB
rgb(185, 182, 174)
RGBA
rgba(185, 182, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.342, g: 0.336, b: 0.322
RYB
red: 0.699%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4606290 / 0xffb9b6ae
HSL
hsl(44, 7%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(44, 7%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 44° (43.636), saturation: 6% (0.059), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 43.636, saturation: 5.946%, perceived brightness: 71.377%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 71.506, S: 8.295, L: 74.079
Cubehelix
H: 41.848, S: 0.082, L: 0.714
TSL
T: 2.179, S: 0.012, L: 0.714
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.016), yellow: 6% (0.059), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 44.374, Y: 46.826, Z: 46.737
xyY
x: 0.322, y: 0.339, Y: 46.826
CIELab
L: 74.079, a: -0.386, b: 4.440
CIELuv
L: 74.079, u: 2.191, v: 6.549
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.079, C: 4.457, H: 94.969
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.079, C: 6.906, H: 71.506
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.430, a: -4.001, b: 7.406
CIECAM02
J: 66.219, C: 3.972, h: 96.522, Q: 160.325, M: 3.473, s: 14.719, H: 112.094
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.061, jaune: 0.560, green: 0.233
LMS
L: 45.044, M: 48.551, S: 46.731
YCbCr
Y: 172.325, Cb: 124.044, Cr: 129.885
YCgCo
Y: 180.750, Cg: 1.250, Co: 49.000
YDbDr
Y: 181.985, Db: -12.014, Dr: -5.735
YPbPr
Y: 182.063, Pb: -4.345, Pr: 1.868
xvYCC
Y: 172.360, Cb: 124.183, Cr: 129.641
YIQ
Y: 181.985, I: 4.357, Q: -1.855
YUV
Y: 181.985, U: -3.928, V: 2.645
Munsell Color System
5YR 7/1 ΔE = 2.698
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.735

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