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#bfbcb9 Hex Color Code

#bfbcb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bfbcb9 is a medium light shade of brown. In the RGB color model #bfbcb9 is comprised of 74.9% red, 73.73% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #bfbcb9 has a hue of 30° (degrees), 4% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 580 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b9895
  2. #a7a4a1
  3. #b3b0ad
  4. #bfbcb9
  5. #cbc8c5
  6. #d8d5d2
  7. #e4e1de

Tints and Shades

#bfbcb9 to white

  1. #bfbcb9
  2. #c9c7c4
  3. #d4d2d0
  4. #dfdddb
  5. #e9e8e7
  6. #f4f4f3
  7. #ffffff

#bfbcb9 to black

  1. #bfbcb9
  2. #9c9a97
  3. #7b7977
  4. #5b5a58
  5. #3d3c3b
  6. #212121
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Silver Shores 50YR 53/011
      #bebbb8
      ΔE = 0.365 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ Sutton Place 30YY 54/030
      #c1bdb6
      ΔE = 2.036 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Evening Lullaby / T12 8.C10
      #bdbbb8
      ΔE = 0.570 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. ★ Silver Service / T12 47.C11
      #bcbdb7
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 0.602 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Kashmir
      #c5beba
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  4. Dulux

    1. ★ Silver Shores
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 0.602 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Chalk Blush 2
      #c5beba
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  5. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1420
      #c0bbb8
      ΔE = 0.742 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gray Shadows / PPG1005-3
      #c2bdba
      ΔE = 0.882 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. ★ Hush / PPG1004-3
      #c4bdba
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Polished Silver
      #bfbab7
      ΔE = 0.915 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Rocky Mountain Mist R205E
      #c1c1be
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 1.049 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  9. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Zephyr 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 1.049 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Pashmina 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Silver Shores
      #c1bfbd
      ΔE = 1.203 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. ★ Etching
      #bdbfbb
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  11. Jotun

    1. ★ 9911 / Platinum
      #bdbdb9
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 4456 / Idyll (Sil.em. Mellomgrå Base)
      #bdbebf
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  12. Flügger

    1. ★ Lys Stål (U-725)
      #c0beb9
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Neutral Grey 5 (IN-714)
      #b7b7b5
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2172-6
      #c2beb9
      ΔE = 1.287 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. ★ Ciel couvert | EE204
      #bdbeb9
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 442
      #c2bdb8
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gig's Grey 28-26
      #bfbfbc
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. Armory 29-26
      #c5c4c1
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ March Wind - 7668
      #bab9b6
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ Light French Gray - 0055
      #c2c0bb
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Silver Moonlight
      #c6c3bf
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  19. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7410-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 7370-31 Basmati Rice
      #c2b9b5
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  20. Sico

    1. ★ 6181-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 6183-31 Mourning Dove
      #c4bfba
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  21. Sto

    1. ★ 33135
      #c4bebc
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Through the Looking Glass / CSP-495
      #c1bdbd
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. ★ Smoke Embers / 1466
      #c2c0bb
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Gray Pearl / 1365
      #c3c0bb
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. ★ Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  24. California Paints

    1. ★ DEC 795 - Gray Pearl
      #c3c0bb
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. Stainless Steel
      #c6c3bf
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  25. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Easy Rider
      #c5bfbb
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. White Mid
      #c1c2be
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  26. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  27. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone / 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 1.773 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Gray Marble / 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  28. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36492
      #c2c0bf
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. Federal Standard 26493
      #c1c2c1
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  29. KILZ

    1. ★ Sugared Bronze / H741
      #c3c1be
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. Dim Gray / H791
      #b9bdba
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  30. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.69
      #bcbcbc
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  31. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  32. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10769
      #bbbdbb
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. CF10733
      #c8beba
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  33. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bright Silver Quartz
      #bab7b5
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  34. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  35. General Paint

    1. ★ Hailstorm / CL 3012W
      #bebeb8
      ΔE = 1.910 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. ★ Sonique / CL 3253W
      #c5bfba
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2002-B
      #c5c1be
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Traînée d'étoiles
      #c6bfbc
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. Soirée d'hiver
      #c7c2be
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  38. Beckers

    1. ★ Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Lin 556 / S 2405-Y43R
      #c5c0b8
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  39. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Pevensey
      #c2bbb5
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  40. Duron

    1. ★ Proper Gray
      #bfb9b9
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. ★ Oyster Bay
      #bcbeb9
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  41. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Delta N81-004-117
      #bfc0bb
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. Quarter Imagine N83-006-043
      #c9bfbb
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  42. AMC

    1. ★ Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Sterling Silver
      #bdc0bd
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  43. Bristol

    1. ★ Silver Service / P223-N3
      #bcbdb7
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Grey Dove / P226-N4
      #b9bcb6
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  44. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Hi Ho Silver / KM3843-1
      #babcb7
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Platinum Plate / KM3820-1
      #b7b6b4
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  45. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Coastal Pleasure / 5048
      #babab4
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. After the Rain / N-C11
      #b6b8b6
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  46. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ 1614 Sterling
      #c6c2bf
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  47. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Mortar Board / NP N 2040 P
      #bdbab3
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Steel Pot / NP N 2047 P
      #c1c2bd
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  48. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 442
      #babdba
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Cool Grey 4
      #c2bfb8
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  49. Tikkurila

    1. ★ J499
      #bbbebb
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. 4982
      #b7b6b6
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  50. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B44 Light Grey Blue
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  51. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Argent
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  52. Teknos

    1. GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  53. Dulux Australia

    1. Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  54. TRUMATCH

    1. 9-g5
      #c3c2bd
      ΔE = 2.334 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. 9-g6
      #b7b5b1
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  55. Scib Paints

    1. Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  56. Berger

    1. Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  57. Vista Paint

    1. Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Pashmina
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  58. Focoltone

    1. 4028
      #c7c1bf
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  59. Glidden

    1. Candlestick Silver / 30YY 46/036
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Gray Marble / PPG1002-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  60. Caparol

    1. 75 4 80 / Palazzo 45
      #b8b8b8
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Schiefer16 / Str-Putz Schiefer 16
      #c4c4c0
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  61. Devoe Paint

    1. Veil / 00NN 53/000
      #c0bdb5
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Urban Natural / 50RR 54/018
      #c7c0ba
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  62. Plascon

    1. Daphnes Dream Y1-E2-3
      #c8c0bc
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. Fresh Linen Y3-E2-3
      #c4c0b8
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  63. Sigma

    1. Mineral Grey / S 3000-N
      #b9bdb9
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Warm Red / S 3005-R20B
      #b9b5b5
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  64. Behr

    1. Traditional Gray PPF-29
      #c2c2bc
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. 780A-3 Down Home
      #c4bab4
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  65. Coronado Paint

    1. 8298 - Silver Queen
      #c6c3be
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
    2. 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  66. Tata

    1. Mint White / 903
      #c6c3be
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  67. Sanderson

    1. Kent Grey
      #bebeb6
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  68. Zoffany

    1. Silver
      #bfbfb7
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  69. Saipa

    1. White / 1508
      #bcbdb5
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  70. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  71. Audi

    1. Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  72. Crayola

    1. Silver
      #c9c0bb
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  73. Brillux

    1. 42.03.12
      #c7c4c2
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. 18.06.12
      #c7bdb7
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  74. Jedynka

    1. Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 49.8%

#bfbcb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bfbcb9 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #bfbcb9">…</p>

#bfbcb9 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #bfbcb9">…</p>

#bfbcb9 shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bfbcb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12565689
Binary
10111111, 10111100, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#bfbcb9
LRV
≈ 50.5%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 2.020
RGB
rgb(191, 188, 185)
RGBA
rgba(191, 188, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.339, g: 0.333, b: 0.328
RYB
red: 0.749%, yellow: 0.749%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4211527 / 0xffbfbcb9
HSL
hsl(30, 4%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(30, 4%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 30° (30.000), saturation: 3% (0.031), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 30.000, saturation: 3.141%, perceived brightness: 73.947%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 54.995, S: 3.460, L: 76.403
Cubehelix
H: 26.181, S: 0.044, L: 0.739
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.007, L: 0.739
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.016), yellow: 3% (0.031), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 25% (0.251), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 48.225, Y: 50.546, Z: 53.105
xyY
x: 0.318, y: 0.333, Y: 50.546
CIELab
L: 76.403, a: 0.504, b: 1.885
CIELuv
L: 76.403, u: 1.892, v: 2.702
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.403, C: 1.951, H: 75.039
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.403, C: 3.298, H: 54.995
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.096, a: -3.339, b: 5.480
CIECAM02
J: 69.037, C: 1.492, h: 89.773, Q: 163.701, M: 1.305, s: 8.929, H: 99.629
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.074, jaune: 0.134, green: 0.158
LMS
L: 48.429, M: 52.194, S: 53.056
YCbCr
Y: 177.969, Cb: 126.239, Cr: 129.530
YCgCo
Y: 188.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 49.250
YDbDr
Y: 188.555, Db: -5.349, Dr: -4.650
YPbPr
Y: 188.423, Pb: -1.845, Pr: 1.638
xvYCC
Y: 177.822, Cb: 126.379, Cr: 129.439
YIQ
Y: 188.555, I: 2.751, Q: -0.299
YUV
Y: 188.555, U: -1.748, V: 2.145
Munsell Color System
10RP 7/1 ΔE = 3.808
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 13.055

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