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#bdb8ad Hex Color Code

#bdb8ad Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bdb8ad is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bdb8ad is comprised of 74.12% red, 72.16% green and 67.84% blue. In the HSL color space #bdb8ad has a hue of 41° (degrees), 11% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.73 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9a958a
  2. #a5a096
  3. #b1aca1
  4. #bdb8ad
  5. #c9c4b9
  6. #d5d0c5
  7. #e2dcd1

Tints and Shades

#bdb8ad to white

  1. #bdb8ad
  2. #c8c4ba
  3. #d3cfc8
  4. #dedbd5
  5. #e9e7e3
  6. #f4f3f1
  7. #ffffff

#bdb8ad to black

  1. #bdb8ad
  2. #9b978e
  3. #7a7770
  4. #5a5853
  5. #3d3b38
  6. #21201f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Thunder / AF-685
      #beb9ae
      ΔE = 0.366 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Old Soul / CSP-65
      #c5bbac
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  2. Alcro

    1. ★ Tatooine
      #bdb8ae
      ΔE = 0.428 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Puder Parlemor
      #bfb7a6
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  3. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4970
      #bdb7ac
      ΔE = 0.450 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ 0217 / Concrete gray
      #b9b4ab
      ΔE = 1.650 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Truffle Y78-011-083
      #beb9ad
      ΔE = 0.542 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ Half Foggy Grey N80-007-098
      #b8b7af
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Mindful Gray - 7016
      #bcb7ad
      ΔE = 0.544 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Roycroft Mist Gray - 2844
      #c2bdb1
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  6. Jotun

    1. ★ 8025 / Skodde
      #bbb7ac
      ΔE = 0.565 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ 1898 / Lingrå
      #bebab2
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  7. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 242
      #beb9af
      ΔE = 0.582 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 842
      #bbb7af
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ TF264-1
      #bfb9ad
      ΔE = 0.672 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Boulevard
      #bbb8ac
      ΔE = 0.857 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Stormy Weather D16-3
      #beb7ac
      ΔE = 0.723 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ Silver Dollar D17-3
      #bcb4ac
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey Comfort / T08 165-2
      #beb7ac
      ΔE = 0.723 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ Script Writer / T12 9.C11
      #c0bbb0
      ΔE = 1.098 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  11. Bristol

    1. ★ Wayward Wind / P199-N4
      #bdb8ab
      ΔE = 0.852 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ Grey Moth / P199-N3
      #c0bdb0
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Route 66
      #bcb7ae
      ΔE = 0.909 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Sweet Sage
      #b5b5a6
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  13. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Clocktower
      #bab7ad
      ΔE = 0.932 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8434 - Silver Spree
      #bdb7aa
      ΔE = 0.961 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. 8426 - Dillard
      #c2bcab
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ Flandern12 / Flandern 12
      #c0b8ac
      ΔE = 1.107 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ 75 8 75 / Caramel 10
      #c0b8b0
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  16. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0211
      #c0b9ac
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. 0204
      #bbb2a5
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Light Lichen / 0211
      #c0b9ac
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Thistle Gray / 0197
      #c2b9ab
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Pewter Grey
      #b9b5aa
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Zeppelin
      #b8b4ac
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  19. Levis

    1. ★ Subtle Grey
      #bebbb1
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Atl Matin B4
      #b7b3ac
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  20. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6228 - Play on Gray
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. DE 6242 - Wells Gray
      #b9b5a4
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Play on Gray / 1234
      #bab6a9
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Drifting / 1294
      #beb4a8
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  22. Audi

    1. ★ Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 1.288 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  23. Behr

    1. ★ Granite P-5w
      #b9b6ad
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Dusk PEC-28
      #bfb7a8
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Keystone / 186
      #bcb8aa
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Ashford / KM3924-2
      #b6b2a7
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  25. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Pavilion Gray / 242
      #c1b9ac
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ Lamp Room Gray / 88
      #babaae
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 414
      #bab5a8
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ 401
      #c2b8ab
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  27. Dulux

    1. ★ Chic Shadow
      #bebbb2
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Matcha Grey
      #b6b4a9
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  28. Duron

    1. ★ Downing Stone
      #c0bcb0
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Amazing Gray
      #c7bdb1
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  29. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Sandstone Firemist
      #bab4a8
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Beige
      #c6bcb2
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  30. Sikkens

    1. ★ G0.05.70
      #c2bcb0
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. ★ F6.05.70
      #c3bcaf
      ΔE = 1.884 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Silver Dollar / 521-4
      #bdb6ae
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Sun Salutation / ATC-31
      #c4bfb4
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Silver Dollar 521-4
      #bdb6ae
      ΔE = 1.603 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  33. Brillux

    1. ★ 12.03.12
      #bab4ab
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 15.03.12
      #c2b6a9
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  34. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Creamy Crust / 9514
      #c2b9ac
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Nimbus Shower / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7385-31 Eroded Glacier
      #c1bbad
      ΔE = 1.692 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ 7369-31 Putty Clay
      #c5bcb1
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  36. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Cloud
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Pevensey
      #c2bbb5
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  37. Ford

    1. ★ Light Sandalwood
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Tan
      #c5bcb3
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  38. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Zeppelin / 30YY 46/036
      #bbb4a7
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Chinchilla White / 10YY 46/041
      #bdb3a6
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  40. Sico

    1. ★ 6206-31 Sketch
      #b8b3a8
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ 6205-41 Garibaldi Grey
      #b8b9ae
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  41. Chrysler

    1. ★ Tan
      #bfbdb2
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Light Auburn
      #b6b8b1
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  42. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Mortar Board / NP N 2040 P
      #bdbab3
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  43. Zoffany

    1. ★ Smoke
      #b7b3a8
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  44. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Silver Spree / 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  45. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Silver Spree 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Hi Ho Silver 8330
      #bfbfb5
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  46. Berger

    1. ★ Silver Spree / 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. ★ Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  47. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Silver Spree / 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. ★ Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  48. Plascon

    1. ★ Stone Wash Y2-D2-2
      #c4bcb0
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Beige Ballad O7-D2-2
      #c4b8ac
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  49. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36424
      #c4baaf
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Federal Standard 26424
      #c7bdb2
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  50. Volvo

    1. ★ Alpine White 2 / BMW-218
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Arc White / DMC-08B
      #b7b6a6
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  51. Humbrol

    1. ★ 28 Camouflage Grey
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  52. Lamborghini

    1. ★ Bianco Cygnus / LY9H
      #b7b4ac
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  53. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Eucalyptus / RLVM259
      #c1bcad
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Atlantic Winter / RLTH240
      #c4bfb6
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  54. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Hi Ho Silver
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  55. Kansai Paint

    1. Sahara Sand
      #c0b8a8
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Fresh Grey
      #c7bcb0
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  56. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  57. TRUMATCH

    1. 13-g6
      #b6b6ae
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  58. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2502-G
      #b5b4ab
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. S 2500-N
      #bfb5ad
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  59. Earthpaint

    1. 5-15-3 Wind Star
      #b8b2a5
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 5-12-3 Matisse
      #c3baa9
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  60. Saipa

    1. White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. White / 1508
      #bcbdb5
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  61. Beckers

    1. Stork 557 / S 3005-Y20R
      #b6b2a9
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Portabello 532 / S 2505-Y50R
      #c2bcb5
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  62. General Paint

    1. Water Cracker / CL 2873M
      #bfb4a7
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Salsify / CL 2933M
      #bbb4a4
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  63. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-12-4 Frontier Shadow
      #b7b3a5
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  64. Volkswagen

    1. Fontana Gray
      #b5b6ac
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  65. Mahindra

    1. Arctic White / 432
      #b7b9b0
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  66. ICI Paints

    1. Roma Haze 10YY 54/034
      #c3bcb5
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Burmese Beige 40YY 51/084
      #beb5a4
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  67. Valspar Paint

    1. Smoke Infusion
      #bfbeb0
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  68. AMC

    1. Light Driftwood
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  69. Great Wall

    1. Titanium White / 0904C
      #b4b2a7
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  70. Laura Ashley

    1. 15-3 Smoke 1
      #c4b8aa
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  71. Brilliance

    1. Pearl White / A008
      #c0bfb5
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  72. Sigma

    1. Sienna Brown / S 3005-Y80R
      #bcb3ac
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  73. Graham & Brown

    1. Moscow
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  74. Designers Guild

    1. Warm Grey
      #c6bcb3
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  75. Sanderson

    1. Kent Grey
      #bebeb6
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  76. Crayola

    1. Golden Nugget
      #c0bfb1
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  77. 1829

    1. Moonstone Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  78. Mylands of London

    1. Silver Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  79. Craig & Rose

    1. Barony
      #b6b9b0
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  80. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Tyler Stone Gray Medium CW821
      #c6bdae
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Appaloosa 33-28
      #c2b8a7
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  81. Peintures MF

    1. Taupe caillou
      #c1b5a6
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  82. Bentley

    1. Aspen White / LO9W
      #c4c0b3
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  83. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10773
      #b3b1a7
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. CF10770
      #c0b3a8
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  84. Sto

    1. 32234
      #c0b3a8
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 46.3%

#bdb8ad HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bdb8ad foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #bdb8ad">…</p>

#bdb8ad background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #bdb8ad">…</p>

#bdb8ad shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bdb8ad">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12433581
Binary
10111101, 10111000, 10101101
Hexadecimal
#bdb8ad
LRV
≈ 48.1%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 2.948
RGB
rgb(189, 184, 173)
RGBA
rgba(189, 184, 173, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.346, g: 0.337, b: 0.317
RYB
red: 0.707%, yellow: 0.741%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4343635 / 0xffbdb8ad
HSL
hsl(41, 11%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(41, 11%%, 71%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 41° (41.250), saturation: 8% (0.085), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 41.250, saturation: 8.466%, perceived brightness: 72.274%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 68.622, S: 11.425, L: 74.899
Cubehelix
H: 39.277, S: 0.120, L: 0.723
TSL
T: 2.280, S: 0.018, L: 0.723
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 3% (0.026), yellow: 8% (0.085), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 32% (0.322)
XYZ
X: 45.669, Y: 48.117, Z: 46.409
xyY
x: 0.326, y: 0.343, Y: 48.117
CIELab
L: 74.899, a: -0.187, b: 6.208
CIELuv
L: 74.899, u: 3.547, v: 9.060
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.899, C: 6.211, H: 91.723
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.899, C: 9.730, H: 68.622
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.367, a: -3.873, b: 8.890
CIECAM02
J: 67.257, C: 5.450, h: 89.317, Q: 161.577, M: 4.766, s: 17.174, H: 98.884
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.054, jaune: 0.841, green: 0.166
LMS
L: 46.600, M: 49.830, S: 46.430
YCbCr
Y: 174.263, Cb: 122.431, Cr: 130.976
YCgCo
Y: 182.500, Cg: 1.500, Co: 51.250
YDbDr
Y: 184.241, Db: -16.913, Dr: -9.052
YPbPr
Y: 184.273, Pb: -6.075, Pr: 3.006
xvYCC
Y: 174.258, Cb: 122.664, Cr: 130.641
YIQ
Y: 184.241, I: 6.512, Q: -2.365
YUV
Y: 184.241, U: -5.530, V: 4.175
Munsell Color System
10YR 7/1 ΔE = 3.030
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 13.225

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