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#c6caa9 Hex Color Code

#c6caa9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c6caa9 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #c6caa9 is comprised of 77.65% red, 79.22% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #c6caa9 has a hue of 67° (degrees), 24% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 568.65 nm.

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#c6caa9 linear gradient to complementary #a29fd4

  1. #c6caa9
  2. #c1c3b1
  3. #bcbbb8
  4. #b6b4bf
  5. #b0adc6
  6. #a9a6cd
  7. #a29fd4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a0a484
  2. #acb090
  3. #b9bd9c
  4. #c6caa9
  5. #d3d7b6
  6. #e0e4c3
  7. #eef2d0

Tints and Shades

#c6caa9 to white

  1. #c6caa9
  2. #cfd3b7
  3. #d9dbc5
  4. #e2e4d3
  5. #ecede2
  6. #f5f6f0
  7. #ffffff

#c6caa9 to black

  1. #c6caa9
  2. #a2a58b
  3. #7f826d
  4. #5e6051
  5. #3f4037
  6. #22231f
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Golden Shores / KM3404-2
      #c6c9a6
      ΔE = 0.768 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
    2. Jungle Cane / KM3412-2
      #c8c79f
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  2. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Pastel Green
      #c7cca9
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  3. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Vapor / 0407
      #c4c7a6
      ΔE = 1.054 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. ★ Wispy Mint / 0750
      #bfc9a7
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  4. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Shagreen D17
      #c4c7a7
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Meadow Glen ECC-12-2
      #c9cdac
      ΔE = 1.082 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. Crisp Celery ICC-58
      #c9c89f
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  6. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 12 B 17 - Green Mist / Willow
      #c9caab
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  7. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Fontwell
      #c9caab
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Wood Fern 10GY 62/168
      #caccaa
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. ★ Elysian Fields 30GY 62/159
      #c3cdad
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mesquite / 501
      #c4c7a5
      ΔE = 1.128 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. ★ Levingston Green / CW-490
      #c9cdae
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Avocado Essence
      #c5c7a8
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ Glass Block Green
      #c7cea9
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Misty Green 18-29
      #c5c7a8
      ΔE = 1.196 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. Russell House Green Medium Light CW520
      #ceccb1
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Soft Sage
      #c3cba9
      ΔE = 1.210 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Borderline / T12 55.C11
      #cbccab
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
    2. Moss River / T104-3
      #cfcead
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  14. Zoffany

    1. ★ Sage
      #c6c7a5
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
    2. Stone
      #cbc6a8
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  15. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ G43 Surf Green
      #c8c8a6
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  16. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Pastel Green
      #c9cead
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
    2. Swan Gray
      #cecda7
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 165-9 C
      #c4c6a5
      ΔE = 1.432 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
    2. ★ P 162-9 C
      #c2c8a1
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Botany / CL 1952W
      #c9ceab
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. Pole / CL 2023W
      #c5cdb4
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
  19. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1008 Heath Green 2
      #c8cdaf
      ΔE = 1.457 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
    2. ★ 44-10 Spring Seedling
      #c1c9a4
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Baize Green - 6429
      #c7cda8
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  21. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-17-3 Pistachio
      #cacdaf
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
    2. 9690 Pastle Green
      #ced1ad
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 61.7%
  22. Bristol

    1. ★ Douglas Fir / P210-N3
      #cccdac
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. ★ Ash Green / P211-N3
      #c8c9ad
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  23. Plascon

    1. ★ Acid Washed Y5-C2-1
      #c8c8a4
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ English Meadows / 10GY 58/105
      #c9cbaf
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. Apple Grove / 50GY 57/096
      #c1cab1
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-19-3 Spring Hill
      #c0c8a4
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. ★ 4-17-3 Pale Celadon
      #c7c9a2
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8418 - Foresta
      #c3caae
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
    2. 7786 - Golden Chartreuse
      #cdcaa5
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  27. Ford

    1. ★ Pinehurst Green
      #c4cbaf
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. ★ Granby Gray
      #c1caae
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  28. Colortrend

    1. ★ Marrett Apple
      #c7c8a2
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
    2. ★ 0750
      #bfc9a7
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  29. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Marrett Apple H72
      #c7c8a2
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
    2. Foresta 8418
      #c7cfb4
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
  30. Alcro

    1. ★ Lagerblad
      #c7cdb1
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  31. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Stone White / 11
      #c5c5a3
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  32. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5057
      #c5ceb0
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Rope
      #c0c5a8
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. ★ Carolina Inn Club Aqua
      #ccccb0
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  34. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5528 - Turn a New Leaf
      #c7c7a1
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
    2. Elise
      #d1d0b0
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 61.8%
  35. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Watercress / 1432
      #c7c7a1
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
    2. Sea Glass / 1431
      #c7c4a5
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  36. Caparol

    1. ★ 22/17
      #ccd0b0
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
  37. Disney

    1. ★ 4A-40-2 Christopher Robins Swing
      #c2c5a0
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  38. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Longbeard Grey
      #ceceaf
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  39. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10618
      #bdc7a5
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  40. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 34583
      #c2c3a4
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  41. Peintures MF

    1. PALAIS DE BUCKINGHAM
      #cbc7a7
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. DD408-2
      #cdcaa3
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  42. Graham & Brown

    1. Old School Crockery
      #c9c7a1
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  43. Dupont

    1. CAS858
      #c3cab1
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
  44. Focoltone

    1. 4058
      #d0cdac
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
  45. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / FS135
      #c6cfb3
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
    2. Natural Green / S 2010-G60Y
      #c9ccb4
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  46. Resene

    1. Pale Leaf G84-028-121
      #bdcaa8
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  47. Berger

    1. Golden Chartreuse / 7786
      #ced1ac
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 61.7%
    2. Water Magic / 8410
      #c4ccb3
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  48. Vista Paint

    1. Golden Chartreuse
      #ced1ac
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 61.7%
    2. Water Magic
      #c4ccb3
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  49. Scib Paints

    1. Golden Chartreuse / 7786
      #ced1ac
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 61.7%
    2. Water Magic / 8410
      #c4ccb3
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  50. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-G50Y
      #c4c3a0
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  51. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Foresta / 8418
      #c7cfb4
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
    2. Water Magic / 8410
      #c9cdb5
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  52. Brillux

    1. 87.06.12
      #c1c5ac
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  53. Little Greene

    1. Portland Stone
      #c9c5a8
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  54. Sico

    1. 6137-31 Escarole
      #c2cfaa
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  55. Crown Diamond

    1. 7302-31 Escarole
      #c2cfaa
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  56. Nippon Paint

    1. Young Bud / NP BGG 1741 P
      #d0d1b2
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 62.2%

#c6caa9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c6caa9 foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #c6caa9">…</p>

#c6caa9 background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #c6caa9">…</p>

#c6caa9 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c6caa9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13028009
Binary
11000110, 11001010, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#c6caa9
LRV
≈ 57.1%
Closest short hex
#cca ΔE = 1.614
RGB
rgb(198, 202, 169)
RGBA
rgba(198, 202, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.348, g: 0.355, b: 0.297
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.792%, blue: 0.678%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3749207 / 0xffc6caa9
HSL
hsl(67, 24%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(67, 24%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 67° (67.273), saturation: 16% (0.163), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 67.273, saturation: 16.337%, perceived brightness: 77.375%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 91.445, S: 27.086, L: 80.242
Cubehelix
H: -297.095, S: 0.320, L: 0.773
TSL
T: 1.183, S: 0.035, L: 0.773
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.020), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 16% (0.163), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 22% (0.224), magenta: 21% (0.208), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 51.570, Y: 57.112, Z: 45.835
xyY
x: 0.334, y: 0.370, Y: 57.112
CIELab
L: 80.242, a: -7.029, b: 16.044
CIELuv
L: 80.242, u: -0.610, v: 24.182
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 80.242, C: 17.516, H: 113.660
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 80.242, C: 24.189, H: 91.445
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.572, a: -10.444, b: 16.941
CIECAM02
J: 73.652, C: 15.201, h: 111.169, Q: 169.084, M: 13.293, s: 28.039, H: 136.294
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.005, jaune: 2.448, green: 1.096
LMS
L: 54.882, M: 60.942, S: 46.006
YCbCr
Y: 185.256, Cb: 114.105, Cr: 128.587
YCgCo
Y: 192.750, Cg: 9.250, Co: 56.750
YDbDr
Y: 197.042, Db: -42.189, Dr: -1.829
YPbPr
Y: 198.772, Pb: -16.040, Pr: -0.482
xvYCC
Y: 186.710, Cb: 113.910, Cr: 127.577
YIQ
Y: 197.042, I: 8.219, Q: -11.113
YUV
Y: 197.042, U: -13.797, V: 0.840
Munsell Color System
5GY 8/2 ΔE = 0.808
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 10.974

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