Description and conversion results of color #a9abab

It is a bright gray color having an approximate luminance of 70%.

The following list contains the conversion results of color #a9abab to RGB, HEX, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(169, 171, 171)
#a9abab
hsl(180, 1.2%, 66.7%)
hsv(180, 1.2%, 67.1%)
lab(69.8, -0.7, -0.3)
xyz(38.3, 40.5, 44.3)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy the corresponding paints.

Pantone 10105 C
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Pantone Cool Gray 5 C
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Pantone 421 C
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RAL 110-M
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RAL D2 000 70 00
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RAL 830-2
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Sherwin-Williams 7659
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Sherwin-Williams 6255
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Sherwin-Williams 7073
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

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