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Pantone / PMS P 179-4 U / #bbbab8 Hex Color Code

#bbbab8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bbbab8 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bbbab8 is comprised of 73.33% red, 72.94% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #bbbab8 has a hue of 40° (degrees), 2% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.95 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #989795
  2. #a3a2a0
  3. #afaeac
  4. #bbbab8
  5. #c7c6c4
  6. #d3d2d0
  7. #e0dfdd

Tints and Shades

#bbbab8 to white

  1. #bbbab8
  2. #c6c5c4
  3. #d1d1cf
  4. #dddcdb
  5. #e8e8e7
  6. #f3f3f3
  7. #ffffff

#bbbab8 to black

  1. #bbbab8
  2. #999897
  3. #787877
  4. #595958
  5. #3c3c3b
  6. #212120
  7. #000000

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Gray 4 CP
      #b9b9b7
      ΔE = 0.575 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. ★ P 175-2 C
      #bebfbc
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 0.644 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gray Dawning / NP N 1921 P
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Quarry Pebble / NP N 1985 P
      #bbbfc0
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  4. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Evening Lullaby / T12 8.C10
      #bdbbb8
      ΔE = 0.748 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Silver Service / T12 47.C11
      #bcbdb7
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  6. Levis

    1. ★ Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 0.887 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone / 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 0.918 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Gray Marble / 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  9. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Zephyr 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 1.070 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Pashmina 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Autumn Fog
      #bbbbbb
      ΔE = 1.132 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Polished Silver
      #bfbab7
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bright Silver Quartz
      #bab7b5
      ΔE = 1.192 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  12. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  13. Flügger

    1. ★ Neutral Grey 5 (IN-714)
      #b7b7b5
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Lys Stål (U-725)
      #c0beb9
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6367 - Covered in Platinum
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Quincy Granite
      #b5b8b2
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Gray Pearl / 1365
      #c3c0bb
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ 815 Pacific Fog
      #b9bab6
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Fairview Gray FF68-2
      #b9bdbf
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.69
      #bcbcbc
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  18. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 4 80 / Palazzo 45
      #b8b8b8
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. 75 2 80 / Palazzo 15
      #b4b4b4
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  19. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 1.362 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. Easy Rider
      #c5bfbb
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10769
      #bbbdbb
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  21. Jotun

    1. ★ 9911 / Platinum
      #bdbdb9
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 0762 / Capri
      #b4b3af
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  22. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ After the Rain / N-C11
      #b6b8b6
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Coastal Pleasure / 5048
      #babab4
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / KM3820-1
      #b7b6b4
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Aluminum / KM-021
      #bbbec0
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Coventry Gray / HC-169
      #b9bbb7
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Baltic Gray / 1467
      #b5b3af
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  25. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Frost Grey 30GG 52/011
      #b8bbb8
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 4386 Ashes of Rose 30RR 54/015
      #bebaba
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  26. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / 1306 B
      #bab7b7
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Mineral Grey / S 3000-N
      #b9bdb9
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  27. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 8306 - Zephyr
      #b5b5b0
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone / PPG1009-4
      #b7b9b5
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Gray Shadows / PPG1005-3
      #c2bdba
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  29. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1420
      #c0bbb8
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Model Master 1406
      #b3b7b6
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  30. AMC

    1. ★ Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Light Driftwood
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  31. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ 41-8 Rag Rug
      #babebd
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  32. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  33. Berger

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  34. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.21
      #b6b7b7
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 75.01.12
      #b9bcb5
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  35. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4982
      #b7b6b6
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ J499
      #bbbebb
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  36. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  37. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7410-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  38. Sico

    1. ★ 6181-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 6183-31 Mourning Dove
      #c4bfba
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  39. 1829

    1. ★ Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gig's Grey 28-26
      #bfbfbc
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  41. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  42. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Fashionable Gray - 6275
      #bdb8b8
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Samovar Silver - 6233
      #b8bebe
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  43. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. 442
      #c2bdb8
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  44. CIL

    1. ★ Silver Shores
      #c1bfbd
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. ★ Etching
      #bdbfbb
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  45. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Pashmina
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  46. Tollens

    1. ★ T2145-4
      #b5b9b7
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. T2151-3
      #b6b2af
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  47. Colortrend

    1. ★ 525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ 0552
      #c0b9b7
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  48. KILZ

    1. ★ Dim Gray / H791
      #b9bdba
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ Magic Mirror / G741
      #bdbbbd
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  49. General Paint

    1. ★ Stone Cutter / CL 3222W
      #bfb9b5
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Hailstorm / CL 3012W
      #bebeb8
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  50. Beckers

    1. ★ Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  51. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 9-g6
      #b7b5b1
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 21-g6
      #b1b5b4
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  52. Jedynka

    1. ★ Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  53. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  54. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Stonewall Grey (049)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  55. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Pale Grey Blue (907)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  56. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Fortress Grey
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  57. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Weathered Stone (9087)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  58. Rackham

    1. ★ Sharp Gray (43)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  59. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  60. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Little Lilac / 30RB 49/042
      #bdb7b7
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Urban Renewal
      #c4c0c0
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  61. Duron

    1. ★ Oyster Bay
      #bcbeb9
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  62. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  63. Glidden

    1. ★ Candlestick Silver / 30YY 46/036
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Gray Marble / PPG1002-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  64. Alcro

    1. Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  65. Resene

    1. Pale Slate N81-004-060
      #c3bebb
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. Quarter Delta N81-004-117
      #bfc0bb
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  66. Bristol

    1. Silver Service / P223-N3
      #bcbdb7
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Autumn Breeze / P224-N3
      #b9bdb8
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  67. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 26440
      #b9b7b1
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Federal Standard 36492
      #c2c0bf
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  68. GM / General Motors

    1. Argent
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  69. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B44 Light Grey Blue
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  70. Dulux

    1. Modest Grey
      #bdbfc0
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Potters Clay 2
      #c4c0c0
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  71. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  72. Peintures MF

    1. Chance
      #c4bfbd
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  73. Sto

    1. 33135
      #c4bebc
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  74. Dacia

    1. Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  75. Graham & Brown

    1. Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  76. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Manhattan Grey
      #b4baba
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  77. Focoltone

    1. 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  78. McCormick Paints

    1. 452 Flintstone
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  79. Audi

    1. Lotusgrau Metallic / LX7Q
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  80. Olympic

    1. Silver Bells D44-3
      #b6b3b4
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 45.5%

#bbbab8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bbbab8 foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #bbbab8">…</p>

#bbbab8 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #bbbab8">…</p>

#bbbab8 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bbbab8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12303032
Binary
10111011, 10111010, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#bbbab8
LRV
≈ 49.1%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 1.184
RGB
rgb(187, 186, 184)
RGBA
rgba(187, 186, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.336, g: 0.334, b: 0.330
RYB
red: 0.727%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4474184 / 0xffbbbab8
HSL
hsl(40, 2%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(40, 2%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 40° (40.000), saturation: 2% (0.016), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 40.000, saturation: 1.604%, perceived brightness: 72.970%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 67.890, S: 2.108, L: 75.540
Cubehelix
H: 37.896, S: 0.023, L: 0.730
TSL
T: 2.333, S: 0.003, L: 0.730
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.005), yellow: 2% (0.016), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 46.703, Y: 49.143, Z: 52.363
xyY
x: 0.315, y: 0.332, Y: 49.143
CIELab
L: 75.540, a: -0.018, b: 1.134
CIELuv
L: 75.540, u: 0.684, v: 1.683
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.540, C: 1.134, H: 90.927
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.540, C: 1.816, H: 67.890
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.102, a: -3.761, b: 4.785
CIECAM02
J: 67.938, C: 1.251, h: 139.851, Q: 162.393, M: 1.094, s: 8.209, H: 174.482
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.076, jaune: 0.019, green: 0.259
LMS
L: 46.832, M: 50.880, S: 52.303
YCbCr
Y: 175.835, Cb: 126.974, Cr: 128.581
YCgCo
Y: 185.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: 47.500
YDbDr
Y: 186.071, Db: -3.116, Dr: -1.767
YPbPr
Y: 186.069, Pb: -1.115, Pr: 0.592
xvYCC
Y: 175.800, Cb: 127.021, Cr: 128.520
YIQ
Y: 186.071, I: 1.238, Q: -0.411
YUV
Y: 186.071, U: -1.017, V: 0.815
Munsell Color System
10RP 7/1 ΔE = 3.417
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 12.370

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