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#bbb9a6 Hex Color Code

#bbb9a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bbb9a6 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bbb9a6 is comprised of 73.33% red, 72.55% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #bbb9a6 has a hue of 54° (degrees), 13% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.88 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#bbb9a6 linear gradient to complementary #a3a7be

  1. #bbb9a6
  2. #b7b6aa
  3. #b4b3ae
  4. #b0b0b2
  5. #acadb6
  6. #a7aaba
  7. #a3a7be

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #989684
  2. #a3a18f
  3. #afad9a
  4. #bbb9a6
  5. #c7c5b2
  6. #d3d1be
  7. #dfddca

Tints and Shades

#bbb9a6 to white

  1. #bbb9a6
  2. #c6c4b4
  3. #d1d0c3
  4. #dddbd2
  5. #e8e7e1
  6. #f3f3f0
  7. #ffffff

#bbb9a6 to black

  1. #bbb9a6
  2. #999788
  3. #78776b
  4. #595850
  5. #3c3b36
  6. #21211e
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4940
      #bbb8a6
      ΔE = 0.565 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. 592X
      #b3b4a0
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  2. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Alabaster
      #bcb8a6
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Suede Silver
      #b3b5a7
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  3. Little Greene

    1. ★ Vincent
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Tracery II
      #b7b79f
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Ash G79-017-092
      #bebaa7
      ΔE = 0.851 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Half Cougar Y78-014-082
      #bcb5a6
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.03.15
      #bab9a9
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 90.06.12
      #c0c0aa
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  6. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Jackson Antique H108
      #bebaa9
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Dream Weaver 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Pine Crush / PPG1028-3
      #b7b8a5
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Heavy Hammock / PPG1027-3
      #beb9a2
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  8. Glidden

    1. ★ Pine Crush / PPG1028-3
      #b7b8a5
      ΔE = 1.170 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Grey Birch / 60YY 51/101
      #c4bfac
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  9. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1926
      #b7b6a4
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Sturgeon / P202-N4
      #bdbaaa
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Snow Olive / P209-N3
      #c3bea7
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sturgeon / T12 9.D9
      #bdbaaa
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Norwegian Sleigh / T12 55.D12
      #b2b59f
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ Argile sableuse | EE197
      #b9b7a7
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ TF244-2
      #bdb9a2
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Silver Lace Vine / 10GY 49/081
      #b9b9a3
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Aged Stucco / 70YY 46/053
      #bab5a4
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ October Mist / 1495
      #b7b9a6
      ΔE = 1.372 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Tree Moss / 508
      #b9b9a2
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 74 9 83 / Umbra Natuerlich 40
      #c0bca8
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. ★ 24/17
      #bcbcac
      ΔE = 1.648 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  16. Sico

    1. ★ 6198-31 Cool Grey
      #bdb7a5
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / 7032
      #bebdab
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3005-Y20R
      #bcb5a3
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  18. California Paints

    1. ★ Jackson Antique
      #c0baa6
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. DE 6263 - Pistachio Shell
      #b1b6a3
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  19. Volvo

    1. ★ Arc White / DMC-08B
      #b7b6a6
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  20. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Plantation / RLNA231
      #b9b6a0
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Mexican Feather Grass / RLNA236
      #b6b39e
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  21. Behr

    1. ★ Arbor Hollow ECC-37-1
      #babbab
      ΔE = 1.604 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Dusk PEC-28
      #bfb7a8
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Wells Gray / 1215
      #b9b5a4
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Pistachio Shell / 1100
      #b1b6a3
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Union City Gray / H108
      #c1bca8
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Roman Ruins / 0225
      #c1b7a1
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Grassland - 6163
      #c1bca7
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ Techno Gray - 6170
      #bfb9aa
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  25. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Evening Haze / L18
      #bbb5a3
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Colorbond® Summershade / O24
      #beb8a1
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  26. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Oyster Grey
      #c0beaa
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Clay
      #c3bcaa
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  27. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Lapwing
      #c0b9a4
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  28. Audi

    1. ★ Perlbeige Pearl / 7Z, 7Z7Z, LZ1Z
      #c1baa6
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  29. Ford

    1. ★ Light Sandalwood
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ Oyster Gold
      #c3bda9
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  30. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Cloud
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ Flake Grey
      #bdb6a1
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. ★ DD450-1
      #b4b6a3
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. DD448-1
      #c4c0ab
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  32. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.10.70
      #c0bca5
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  33. Colortrend

    1. ★ Date
      #b6b7a8
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Glass
      #bfbeb0
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  34. Zoffany

    1. ★ Green Almond
      #bfb8a2
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  35. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-19 Cotswold Green
      #bbbda7
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  36. Olympic

    1. ★ Sprig Of Ivy D68-3
      #b9b5a6
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Light Sage C67-3
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  37. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Fern Mist / EC-103
      #c1bbab
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Meadow Brook / KM3948-2
      #c1b9a9
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  38. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Grey Birch 60YY 51/101
      #bdb6a0
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Burmese Beige 40YY 51/084
      #beb5a4
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  39. Disney

    1. ★ 4C-30-3 Whistling Wind
      #bcb5a0
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8426 - Dillard
      #c2bcab
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ 8402 - Fernwood
      #bebfaa
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  41. CIL

    1. ★ Silver Lace Vine
      #b6baa9
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Burmese Beige
      #c4bcab
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  42. Alcro

    1. ★ Puder Parlemor
      #bfb7a6
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  43. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Dream Weaver / 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  44. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sweet Sage
      #b5b5a6
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. My Inner Sanctum
      #b3b59f
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  45. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Graystone
      #bcbdae
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Daydream Beige
      #c3bba6
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  46. Krylon

    1. ★ Pebble
      #c3bca8
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  47. Chrysler

    1. ★ Shell Gray
      #bfbda5
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  48. Ferrari

    1. ★ Bianco / 100
      #bebfaa
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  49. Beckers

    1. ★ Lav 823 / 3108-G82Y
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  50. Diamond Paint

    1. ★ Ash Grey
      #b4b8a7
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  51. Brighto Paints

    1. 255665
      #c3beac
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 5-12-4 Frontier Shadow
      #b7b3a5
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  52. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10772
      #bdb7a9
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  53. Changan

    1. White / H06
      #c3bba9
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  54. Flügger

    1. Røgkvarts (U-726)
      #bcb4a1
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  55. Valspar Paint

    1. Coastal Jetty
      #b3b3a1
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Soaring Hawk R83C
      #b8b3a5
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  56. Sto

    1. 31334
      #bfb6a4
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 31234
      #c5bda7
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  57. General Paint

    1. Salsify / CL 2933M
      #bbb4a4
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Open Space / CLC 1213W
      #c2bbac
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  58. Marston & Langinger

    1. Granite
      #b5b39d
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  59. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26405
      #c3baa5
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Federal Standard 34424
      #b3b69f
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  60. Saturn

    1. Cream White / WA8554
      #c4bcaa
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  61. Crown Diamond

    1. 7385-31 Eroded Glacier
      #c1bbad
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  62. Jotun

    1. 1491 / Slipesten
      #beb6a7
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 1283 / Lys Grå Umbra
      #beb4a1
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  63. Bentley

    1. Antique White / LO9V
      #c2bba3
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  64. Farrow & Ball

    1. Pigeon / 25
      #b9beaa
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Lamp Room Gray / 88
      #babaae
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  65. Levis

    1. Mild Tundra
      #b5b2a2
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  66. Dulux

    1. Green Raft
      #c1b8a8
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  67. Earthpaint

    1. 5-12-3 Matisse
      #c3baa9
      ΔE = 2.687 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. 5-18-3 Brookside Moss
      #b5bba4
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  68. Pantone / PMS

    1. 414
      #bab5a8
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 7537
      #b5b8ab
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  69. Plascon

    1. Mosaic Y5-D2-2
      #c0c0b0
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  70. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Appaloosa 33-28
      #c2b8a7
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Sage Gray 14-27
      #bab39c
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  71. Great Wall

    1. Milky White / 0902C
      #b7bdac
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  72. Crayola

    1. Golden Nugget
      #c0bfb1
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  73. Testors

    1. Testors 1233
      #b3b2a3
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  74. Homebase

    1. Olive
      #b8b49b
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 45.2%

#bbb9a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bbb9a6 foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #bbb9a6">…</p>

#bbb9a6 background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #bbb9a6">…</p>

#bbb9a6 shadow

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bbb9a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12302758
Binary
10111011, 10111001, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#bbb9a6
LRV
≈ 48.0%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 1.201
RGB
rgb(187, 185, 166)
RGBA
rgba(187, 185, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.348, g: 0.344, b: 0.309
RYB
red: 0.660%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4474458 / 0xffbbb9a6
HSL
hsl(54, 13%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(54, 13%, 69%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 54° (54.286), saturation: 11% (0.112), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 54.286, saturation: 11.230%, perceived brightness: 71.977%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 81.373, S: 18.020, L: 74.835
Cubehelix
H: 52.187, S: 0.174, L: 0.720
TSL
T: 1.718, S: 0.024, L: 0.719
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.011), yellow: 11% (0.112), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 44.725, Y: 48.016, Z: 42.981
xyY
x: 0.330, y: 0.354, Y: 48.016
CIELab
L: 74.835, a: -2.629, b: 9.899
CIELuv
L: 74.835, u: 2.228, v: 14.687
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.835, C: 10.243, H: 104.875
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.835, C: 14.855, H: 81.373
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.294, a: -6.054, b: 11.730
CIECAM02
J: 67.117, C: 9.009, h: 102.025, Q: 161.409, M: 7.878, s: 22.093, H: 121.635
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.034, jaune: 1.452, green: 0.485
LMS
L: 46.422, M: 50.301, S: 43.055
YCbCr
Y: 173.567, Cb: 119.363, Cr: 130.227
YCgCo
Y: 180.750, Cg: 4.250, Co: 52.000
YDbDr
Y: 183.432, Db: -26.227, Dr: -6.789
YPbPr
Y: 184.058, Pb: -9.730, Pr: 1.874
xvYCC
Y: 174.073, Cb: 119.453, Cr: 129.646
YIQ
Y: 183.432, I: 7.295, Q: -5.489
YUV
Y: 183.432, U: -8.576, V: 3.130
Munsell Color System
5GY 7/1 ΔE = 2.822
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 13.201

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