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#228b00 Hex Color Code

#228b00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #228b00 is a medium dark shade of green. In the RGB color model #228b00 is comprised of 13.33% red, 54.51% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #228b00 has a hue of 105° (degrees), 100% saturation and 27% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 551.23 nm.

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#228b00 linear gradient to complementary #4a1c6f

  1. #228b00
  2. #3c7a27
  3. #48693a
  4. #4e5849
  5. #504657
  6. #4f3363
  7. #4a1c6f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #007400
  2. #007b00
  3. #148300
  4. #228b00
  5. #2d930e
  6. #379b1a
  7. #41a323

Tones

  1. #228b00
  2. #317f1a
  3. #3a7427
  4. #406831
  5. #445d39
  6. #465240
  7. #464646

Tints and Shades

#228b00 to white

  1. #228b00
  2. #539e39
  3. #78b260
  4. #9ac587
  5. #bcd8ae
  6. #deecd6
  7. #ffffff

#228b00 to black

  1. #228b00
  2. #227309
  3. #205b0e
  4. #1c450f
  5. #172f0e
  6. #111b09
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 51 50 130 / Verdo 10
      #008c00
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 18.8%
    2. ★ Viktoria 1
      #008800
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS333
      #348700
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. CAS349
      #008b17
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 18.5%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2075-G30Y
      #38861d
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 18.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. 363
      #338c26
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 19.6%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Direct Green - 6924
      #3f8a24
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 19.4%

#228b00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#228b00 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #228b00">…</p>

#228b00 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #228b00">…</p>

#228b00 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 #228b00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2263808
Binary
00100010, 10001011, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#228b00
LRV
≈ 18.8%
Closest short hex
#280 ΔE = 1.069
RGB
rgb(34, 139, 0)
RGBA
rgba(34, 139, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.197, g: 0.803, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.545%, blue: 0.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-14513408 / 0xff228b00
HSL
hsl(105, 100%, 27%)
HSLA
hsla(105, 100%%, 27%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 105° (105.324), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 105.324, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 42.395%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 125.456, S: 99.979, L: 50.457
Cubehelix
H: -261.975, S: 1.008, L: 0.362
TSL
T: -0.195, S: 0.657, L: 0.360
CMYK
cyan: 76% (0.755), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 87% (0.867), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 9.892, Y: 18.804, Z: 3.108
xyY
x: 0.311, y: 0.591, Y: 18.804
CIELab
L: 50.457, a: -51.266, b: 53.457
CIELuv
L: 50.457, u: -43.627, v: 61.261
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 50.457, C: 74.067, H: 133.801
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 50.457, C: 75.208, H: 125.456
Hunter-Lab
L: 43.364, a: -35.169, b: 26.105
CIECAM02
J: 38.537, C: 70.997, h: 134.579, Q: 122.306, M: 62.086, s: 71.248, H: 168.217
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.439, jaune: 7.231, green: 7.000
LMS
L: 14.822, M: 24.979, S: 3.342
YCbCr
Y: 94.794, Cb: 82.519, Cr: 91.774
YCgCo
Y: 78.000, Cg: 61.000, Co: 17.000
YDbDr
Y: 91.759, Db: -138.037, Dr: 109.802
YPbPr
Y: 106.627, Pb: -57.425, Pr: -46.106
xvYCC
Y: 107.574, Cb: 77.556, Cr: 87.499
YIQ
Y: 91.759, I: -17.895, Q: -65.451
YUV
Y: 91.759, U: -45.154, V: -50.674
Munsell Color System
10GY 5/12 ΔE = 0.612
Brand Color
Zootool ΔE = 8.071

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