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#c9c9c9 Hex Color Code

#c9c9c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9c9c9 is a light shade of gray. In the RGB color model #c9c9c9 is comprised of 78.82% red, 78.82% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #c9c9c9 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

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Tints and Shades

#c9c9c9 to black

  1. #c9c9c9
  2. #a4a4a4
  3. #818181
  4. #5f5f5f
  5. #404040
  6. #232323
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Chrysler

    1. ★ Burnished Silver
      #c8c8c8
      ΔE = 0.361 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. Gray
      #d1d1d1
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 63.8%
  2. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2115
      #cacac9
      ΔE = 0.627 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
    2. ★ 618X
      #c7c5c6
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey Glacier / T168-3
      #cacac9
      ΔE = 0.627 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
    2. ★ Pale Denim / T12 40.C11
      #c8cccd
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.76
      #cacac9
      ΔE = 0.627 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Paternoster / 0546
      #c9c8c7
      ΔE = 0.712 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. Place of Dust / 0539
      #c8c6c2
      ΔE = 2.470 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  6. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0546
      #c9c8c7
      ΔE = 0.712 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. ★ Abyssinian
      #cec8c7
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Unique Gray - 6260
      #cbc9c9
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
    2. Minute Mauve - 7078
      #cfc9c8
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 770E-2 Silver Screen
      #cacbca
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. ★ Pewter Vase PPL-64
      #cbcbc8
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  9. 1829

    1. ★ Chromium
      #c6c8c9
      ΔE = 1.019 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  10. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80316,XF16
      #cccccc
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
    2. ★ Tamiya 80011,X11
      #c2c7c8
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
  11. Beckers

    1. ★ Havstulpan 506 / S 2000-N
      #cccccc
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
    2. ★ Dimma 550 / S 2002-Y50R
      #cdcac8
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  12. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ N23 Neutral Grey
      #cccccc
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  13. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #cccccc
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
    2. ★ Platinum Silver
      #cbc7c5
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  14. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6374 - Silver Polish
      #c6c6c6
      ΔE = 1.084 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
    2. DE 6387 - Dangerous Robot
      #cbc5c6
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  15. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-24 Pigeon
      #cacac8
      ΔE = 1.104 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 7109 Moonshade
      #c9cac8
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
    2. 6252 Ice Red
      #d1cfcf
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 62.7%
  17. Talbot

    1. ★ Blanc Courreges Satine / 8838
      #c9cac8
      ΔE = 1.150 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
  18. Humbrol

    1. ★ 147 Light Grey
      #c9cacc
      ΔE = 1.165 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
    2. ★ 27001 Aluminium
      #ccc8c8
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  19. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1728
      #c9cacc
      ΔE = 1.165 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
    2. ★ Model Master 2734
      #cdced0
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 61.7%
  20. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Matin E6
      #cbcccb
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
    2. ★ Sirius
      #cccccb
      ΔE = 1.180 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
  21. Resene

    1. ★ Half Surrender N85-002-225
      #cacccc
      ΔE = 1.179 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
    2. ★ Quarter Silver Chalice N84-002-149
      #c7c8c6
      ΔE = 1.230 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ Night Jewels 5
      #cccccb
      ΔE = 1.180 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
    2. ★ Pebble Thoughts
      #cbcdcc
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 60.7%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10762
      #cccccd
      ΔE = 1.227 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Patchy Fog / KM3826-1
      #c7c8c6
      ΔE = 1.230 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. Where There is Smoke / KM3787-1
      #c7cccf
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Apollo R2B
      #ccc9c8
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
    2. Lavender Heather
      #cccace
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  26. Audi

    1. ★ Silbersee Metallic / 5B
      #c5c8c8
      ΔE = 1.241 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. ★ Felgensilber Metallic / L1H7
      #c4c7c7
      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Metro Gray / 1459
      #cbcbc9
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
    2. ★ Seersucker Suit / CSP-580
      #c4c8c6
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  28. Olympic

    1. ★ Charcoal Heather D44-2
      #cdcbcc
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
    2. ★ Secret Passage D58-2
      #c3c5c6
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  29. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1290
      #cacccd
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
  30. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 16515
      #c7c9c7
      ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
    2. Federal Standard 36495
      #cfd1d2
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 63.5%
  31. Flügger

    1. ★ Herregårdsgrå (U-564)
      #c9c6c6
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
    2. ★ Elementgrå (U-790)
      #cecdcb
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
  32. CIL

    1. ★ Fine Silver
      #cccdcd
      ΔE = 1.412 / LRV ≈ 60.9%
    2. ★ Universal Grey
      #cccdcc
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 60.9%
  33. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Smoky Mist
      #cbc8c6
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
    2. Eglise Grey
      #c5c2c2
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  34. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 2502-R
      #c6c6c4
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
    2. ★ Warm Red / FS194
      #c3c4c4
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  35. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8258 - Where There Is Smoke
      #c5c9ca
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
    2. 8251 - White Palace
      #d0d0d0
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 63.1%
  36. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Silver Quill 30GG 61/010
      #c6c9c7
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
    2. Hope Blue 50BB 62/038
      #c8cbd0
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Ciment
      #caccca
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
    2. ★ Pierre mouillée
      #c8c8c4
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  38. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Aluminium / O21
      #cbcdce
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 60.8%
    2. ★ Moon Marvel / E3
      #cbcdcf
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 60.9%
  39. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-41-2 Drop Silver
      #c9c9cc
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. ★ 5-35-2 Foggy Day
      #c4cacb
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  40. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Hearthstone 28-27
      #c5c7c5
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
    2. Armory 29-26
      #c5c4c1
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  41. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7407-21 Stainless Steel
      #caccce
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
    2. 7409-31 Trio
      #c9c4c5
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  42. Alcro

    1. ★ Silverpil
      #c8c6c4
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
    2. Alpaca
      #cdcfcc
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 62.0%
  43. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Silk and Satin / N-C27
      #cac6c6
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
    2. ★ Garden Stone / N-C10
      #cacbc8
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  44. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Moonlit Sky
      #c7c7ca
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. Dove Grey
      #c4c8c5
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  45. Bristol

    1. ★ Pale Denim / P102-C3
      #c8cccd
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
    2. Glacier Pearl / P101-C3
      #d1cfce
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 62.6%
  46. Color Truck Guide

    1. ★ Ce-Sa002.03
      #c6cac8
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 58.4%
    2. Ce-Sa003.02
      #caceca
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 61.0%
  47. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Modernist White
      #c6c6c3
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  48. Opulence

    1. ★ Sensual Silver
      #c8cbce
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
    2. Silver Lustre
      #d0d1d0
      ΔE = 2.847 / LRV ≈ 63.6%
  49. KILZ

    1. ★ Boardwalk / H721
      #c9c6c3
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
    2. Kangaroo Paws / H731
      #c5c2c0
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  50. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Moon Shade / 70BB 55/044
      #c4c3c4
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
    2. ★ Aviator Silver / 30BB 62/044
      #cdcfce
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 62.1%
  51. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gentility Chs-30
      #c9c8c4
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
    2. Free Reign / PPG1004-2
      #d1cdca
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 61.5%
  52. Glidden

    1. ★ Solitary State / PPG1009-3
      #c4c7c4
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. Silver Reflection / 50BG 54/017
      #c0c4c6
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  53. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Fading Fog
      #cbcbc7
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. Where there is Smoke
      #caced0
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  54. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Fading Fog
      #cbcbc7
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. Where there is Smoke
      #caced0
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  55. Berger

    1. ★ Fading Fog / 8307
      #cbcbc7
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. ★ Silver Queen / 8298
      #cac8c4
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  56. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Fading Fog / 8307
      #cbcbc7
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. Where there is Smo / 8258
      #caced0
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  57. Sico

    1. ★ 6182-21 Breton Salt
      #c7c5c2
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  58. Brillux

    1. ★ 42.03.12
      #c7c4c2
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. 78.01.09
      #c7cbc7
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  59. Duron

    1. ★ Chelsea Gray
      #cacbcf
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
    2. Silver Strand
      #c8cdc9
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
  60. Magnolia Home

    1. ★ Loft / JG-83
      #c1c5c5
      ΔE = 2.279 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  61. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Where There Is Smoke / 8258
      #c9cece
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 61.0%
    2. Fading Fog / 8307
      #cbccc7
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
  62. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Where There Is Smoke 8258
      #c9cece
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 61.0%
    2. Fading Fog 8307
      #cbccc7
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
  63. Focoltone

    1. 5055
      #c3c5c8
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. 1083
      #ced0d2
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 62.9%
  64. Marston & Langinger

    1. Pearl Grey
      #cbcfcf
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 61.8%
  65. Asian Paints

    1. Winter Moon / 8258
      #caced0
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  66. Mylands of London

    1. Mid White
      #c7c6c2
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  67. Jotun

    1. 3037 / Fjær
      #c6c3c5
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  68. Daewoo

    1. Galaxy White / GCB
      #c6c6c2
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  69. Dutch Boy

    1. The Edge Of Night
      #cbcecb
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 61.2%
    2. Platinum Band
      #c0c4c6
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  70. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Dangerous Robot / 1491
      #cbc5c6
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
    2. Foil / 1323
      #c0c3c4
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  71. Sto

    1. 33136
      #d1cdcb
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 61.5%
    2. 34236
      #cccbd0
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
  72. Little Greene

    1. Gauze Dark
      #c7cccf
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  73. Nippon Paint

    1. Light Gauze / NP N 1978 P
      #c2c6c9
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
    2. Light Jacket / NP N 1957 P
      #cccacf
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  74. RAL

    1. RAL 7047 / Telegrey 4
      #d0d0d0
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 63.1%
  75. Pantone / PMS

    1. 428 C
      #c1c6c8
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. 428
      #c9c9c4
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  76. General Paint

    1. Silver Aluminum / CL 3131W
      #c9ced0
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
    2. Kaura / CL 3132W
      #c0c5c8
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  77. Tollens

    1. Gris tourterelle
      #c2c3c1
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. T2150-2
      #c8c4c8
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  78. Caparol

    1. 32S 4 / Oxidschwarz 32S 4
      #c0c4c4
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. Schiefer16 / Str-Putz Schiefer 16
      #c4c4c0
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  79. Graham & Brown

    1. Taylor's Grey
      #c0c4c3
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  80. Nature Paint

    1. Porbeagle
      #d0d0ce
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 63.0%
  81. Teknos

    1. PR300
      #c9cac5
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
    2. GBI017
      #cbcac5
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  82. Homebase

    1. Silver Mist
      #ccd0d1
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 62.6%
  83. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2005-R90B
      #c2c3c6
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  84. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 00 A 03 - Grey
      #cacbc6
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
  85. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 462
      #cfc9c6
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  86. Zoffany

    1. Flint Grey
      #c0c5c3
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  87. Farrow & Ball

    1. Skylight / 205
      #c4c9c5
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  88. TRUMATCH

    1. 21-g4
      #c9cfcd
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 61.5%
    2. 25-g4
      #c4cccd
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 59.3%

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13224393
Binary
11001001, 11001001, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#c9c9c9
LRV
≈ 58.4%
Closest short hex
#ccc ΔE = 1.081
RGB
rgb(201, 201, 201)
RGBA
rgba(201, 201, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.788%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3552823 / 0xffc9c9c9
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 78.824%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 80.965
Cubehelix
H: -120.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.788
TSL
T: 0.000, S: 0.000, L: 0.788
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 55.515, Y: 58.408, Z: 63.596
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 58.408
CIELab
L: 80.965, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 80.965, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 80.965, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 80.965, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 76.425, a: -4.082, b: 4.160
CIECAM02
J: 74.631, C: 1.916, h: 210.927, Q: 170.204, M: 1.675, s: 9.921, H: 267.798
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.175, green: 0.303
LMS
L: 55.445, M: 60.475, S: 63.501
YCbCr
Y: 188.659, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 201.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 50.250
YDbDr
Y: 201.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 201.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 188.624, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 201.000, I: 0.000, Q: 0.000
YUV
Y: 201.000, U: 0.002, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
10PB 8/1 ΔE = 1.422
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.826

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