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#bababa Hex Color Code

#bababa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bababa is a medium light shade of gray. In the RGB color model #bababa is comprised of 72.94% red, 72.94% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #bababa has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #979797
  2. #a2a2a2
  3. #aeaeae
  4. #bababa
  5. #c6c6c6
  6. #d2d2d2
  7. #dfdfdf

Tints and Shades

#bababa to white

  1. #bababa
  2. #c5c5c5
  3. #d1d1d1
  4. #dcdcdc
  5. #e8e8e8
  6. #f3f3f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bababa to black

  1. #bababa
  2. #989898
  3. #787878
  4. #595959
  5. #3c3c3c
  6. #212121
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Autumn Fog
      #bbbbbb / #bbb
      ΔE = 0.366 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Voyage
      #c0bcbd
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6367 - Covered in Platinum
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 0.378 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. DE 6381 - Silver Bullet
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 0.378 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Silver Bullet / 1162
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 4 80 / Palazzo 45
      #b8b8b8
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ 75 2 80 / Palazzo 15
      #b4b4b4
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Gray 4 C
      #bbbcbc
      ΔE = 0.751 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ P 179-4 U
      #bbbab8
      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Silver Trophy 30BB 53/012
      #bbbcbd
      ΔE = 0.939 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ Veil 00NN 53/000
      #b8b8b6
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  7. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 0.939 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Grape Creme PPU16-11
      #bdbbbc
      ΔE = 1.071 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. ★ French Silver PPU18-05
      #b8bcbe
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  9. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  10. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 1.122 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  12. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ October Sky 8250
      #bcbfc1
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.21
      #b6b7b7
      ΔE = 1.235 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 99.00.18
      #c1c2c2
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  14. Caran d'Ache

    1. ★ 802 French Gray 10%
      #bdbdbe
      ΔE = 1.244 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  15. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  16. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 1.301 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. 4211P Graycloth
      #bbc0c2
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gray Dawning / NP N 1921 P
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ Quarry Pebble / NP N 1985 P
      #bbbfc0
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / 1306 B
      #bab7b7
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Mineral Grey / S 3000-N
      #b9bdb9
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  20. KILZ

    1. ★ Magic Mirror / G741
      #bdbbbd
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Dim Gray / H791
      #b9bdba
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  21. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4982
      #b7b6b6
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 617X
      #b1b4b3
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  22. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ CF10769
      #bbbdbb
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  23. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  24. Berger

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Cape Cod Gray
      #c2bfbd
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  26. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  28. Jedynka

    1. ★ Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. ★ Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  29. Levis

    1. ★ Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Atl Denim B3
      #b2b8ba
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  30. Jotun

    1. ★ 4456 / Idyll (Sil.em. Mellomgrå Base)
      #bdbebf
      ΔE = 1.551 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 5081 / Fabrikk
      #bbc0c0
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  31. Flügger

    1. ★ Neutral Grey 5 (IN-714)
      #b7b7b5
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Beton Grå (H 06)
      #b4b6b6
      ΔE = 1.784 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  32. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  33. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  34. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ After the Rain / N-C11
      #b6b8b6
      ΔE = 1.620 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 8250 - October Sky
      #b5b7ba
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  36. 1829

    1. ★ Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  37. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  38. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey On Grey / T168-4
      #b9bbbe
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Evening Lullaby / T12 8.C10
      #bdbbb8
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  39. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bright Silver Quartz
      #bab7b5
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  40. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ Model Master 1454
      #babbbf
      ΔE = 2.213 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  41. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone / 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Silver Bells / 540-4
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  42. Beckers

    1. ★ Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Knop 509 / S 3000-N
      #b2b2b2
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  43. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Pale Grey Blue (907)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  44. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Weathered Stone (9087)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  45. Rackham

    1. ★ Sharp Gray (43)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  46. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Stonewall Grey (049)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  47. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Fortress Grey
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  48. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / KM3820-1
      #b7b6b4
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Aluminum / KM-021
      #bbbec0
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  49. Glidden

    1. ★ Pebble Grey / 00NN 53/000
      #c0bebf
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Whirlwind / PPG1013-3
      #bec0c2
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  50. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Fashionable Gray - 6275
      #bdb8b8
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Samovar Silver - 6233
      #b8bebe
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  51. Dulux

    1. ★ Modest Grey
      #bdbfc0
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Potters Clay 2
      #c4c0c0
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  52. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 41-8 Rag Rug
      #babebd
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  53. Tollens

    1. ★ T2145-4
      #b5b9b7
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. T2145-5
      #bac0be
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  54. Nerolac

    1. ★ Chinchilla Fur - 2948
      #b4b9b9
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Sussex - 3004
      #b3b9bc
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  55. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Through the Looking Glass / CSP-495
      #c1bdbd
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. ★ Coventry Gray / HC-169
      #b9bbb7
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  56. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Argent
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  57. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B44 Light Grey Blue
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  58. Duron

    1. ★ Proper Gray
      #bfb9b9
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  59. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Manhattan Grey
      #b4baba
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  60. Crown Diamond

    1. 7408-31 Platinum Lace
      #bfbec1
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. 7410-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  61. CIL

    1. Silver Shores
      #c1bfbd
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. Etching
      #bdbfbb
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  62. Sikkens

    1. CN.00.70
      #c1bfbd
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. BN.01.71
      #c2bebd
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  63. Devoe Paint

    1. Little Lilac / 30RB 49/042
      #bdb7b7
      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Urban Renewal
      #c4c0c0
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  64. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gig's Grey 28-26
      #bfbfbc
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  65. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Gray Stone / PPG1009-4
      #b7b9b5
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Silver Bells / PPG1003-3
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  66. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2005-B
      #bcc0c1
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  67. Sico

    1. 6181-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 6173-31 Powdered Iron
      #bcbdc2
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  68. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36492
      #c2c0bf
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. Federal Standard 36463
      #b1b3b2
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  69. Homebase

    1. Dove Grey
      #b4b9bc
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Lady Grey
      #bbbabf
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  70. Testors

    1. Testors 1181
      #bdc0c2
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  71. Dulux Australia

    1. Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  72. Olympic

    1. Silver Bells D44-3
      #b6b3b4
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Gray Frost D57-3
      #b7bec0
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  73. General Paint

    1. Elephant / CL 3163W
      #b1b6b7
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Kors / CL 2482W
      #c4c0c1
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  74. Resene

    1. French Grey N80-003-290
      #bfbdc1
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Misty Lavender N79-004-280
      #b6b5b9
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  75. TRUMATCH

    1. 21-g6
      #b1b5b4
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. 9-g6
      #b7b5b1
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  76. AMC

    1. Sterling Silver
      #bdc0bd
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  77. Craig & Rose

    1. Sir Thomas Grey
      #bfc1c3
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  78. Alcro

    1. Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 2.837 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Silver
      #b1b3b4
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  79. New Look

    1. Pride and Joy / B12-08
      #b7b8b3
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  80. Wattyl

    1. Colorbond Shale Grey ® / A24W
      #b7b8b3
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  81. Dacia

    1. Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  82. Mylands of London

    1. Silver
      #b8bdc1
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  83. Audi

    1. Lotusgrau Metallic / LX7Q
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  84. McCormick Paints

    1. 452 Flintstone
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  85. Earthpaint

    1. 5-37-3 Supernova
      #bec2c2
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  86. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.997 #171
      #b4bcbb
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 49.3%

Color Directory

#bababa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bababa foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #bababa">…</p>

#bababa background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #bababa">…</p>

#bababa shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bababa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12237498
Binary
10111010, 10111010, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#bababa
LRV
≈ 49.1%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 0.366
RGB
rgb(186, 186, 186)
RGBA
rgba(186, 186, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 72.941%, yellow: 72.941%, blue: 72.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4539718 / 0xffbababa
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 72.941%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 75.515
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.000, L: 0.729
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.000, L: 0.729
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.271), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 46.670, Y: 49.102, Z: 53.464
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 49.102
CIELab
L: 75.515, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 75.515, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.515, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.515, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.073, a: -3.743, b: 3.814
CIECAM02
J: 67.882, C: 1.828, h: 210.927, Q: 162.326, M: 1.599, s: 9.924, H: 267.799
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.166, green: 0.286
LMS
L: 46.612, M: 50.840, S: 53.384
YCbCr
Y: 175.774, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 186.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 46.500
YDbDr
Y: 186.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 186.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 175.741, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 186.000, I: 0.000, Q: 0.000
YUV
Y: 186.000, U: 0.002, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
10P 7/1 ΔE = 3.295
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.068

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