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#557900 Hex Color Code

#557900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #557900 is a dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #557900 is comprised of 33.33% red, 47.45% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #557900 has a hue of 78° (degrees), 100% saturation and 24% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 561.93 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#557900 linear gradient to complementary #242059

  1. #557900
  2. #536920
  3. #4e5a30
  4. #484b3c
  5. #403c47
  6. #352e50
  7. #242059

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #406500
  2. #476b00
  3. #4e7200
  4. #557900
  5. #5c800c
  6. #638716
  7. #6b8e1f

Tones

  1. #557900
  2. #526f16
  3. #4f6422
  4. #4c5a2a
  5. #485031
  6. #434738
  7. #3d3d3d

Tints and Shades

#557900 to white

  1. #557900
  2. #728e36
  3. #8fa45d
  4. #abba84
  5. #c7d1ac
  6. #e3e8d5
  7. #ffffff

#557900 to black

  1. #557900
  2. #486408
  3. #3a500d
  4. #2e3c0e
  5. #212a0d
  6. #161907
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7496
      #5e7803
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 15.8%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-G40Y
      #587922
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 15.9%

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#557900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#557900 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #557900">…</p>

#557900 background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #557900">…</p>

#557900 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 #557900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
5601536
Binary
01010101, 01111001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#557900
LRV
≈ 15.6%
Closest short hex
#570 ΔE = 0.765
RGB
rgb(85, 121, 0)
RGBA
rgba(85, 121, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.413, g: 0.587, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.475%, blue: 0.141%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-11175680 / 0xff557900
HSL
hsl(78, 100%, 24%)
HSLA
hsla(78, 100%, 24%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 78° (77.851), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 47% (0.475)
HSP
hue: 77.851, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 40.668%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 108.563, S: 99.979, L: 46.453
Cubehelix
H: -287.638, S: 0.837, L: 0.380
TSL
T: 0.725, S: 0.357, L: 0.378
CMYK
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 53% (0.525)
CMY
cyan: 67% (0.667), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 10.584, Y: 15.606, Z: 2.455
xyY
x: 0.369, y: 0.545, Y: 15.606
CIELab
L: 46.453, a: -28.645, b: 51.179
CIELuv
L: 46.453, u: -18.036, v: 53.708
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.453, C: 58.650, H: 119.236
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.453, C: 56.656, H: 108.563
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.504, a: -21.310, b: 23.969
CIECAM02
J: 35.440, C: 56.457, h: 121.745, Q: 117.290, M: 49.371, s: 64.879, H: 151.619
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.631, jaune: 6.897, green: 4.239
LMS
L: 14.061, M: 19.059, S: 2.658
YCbCr
Y: 98.829, Cb: 80.209, Cr: 120.787
YCgCo
Y: 81.750, Cg: 39.250, Co: 42.500
YDbDr
Y: 96.442, Db: -145.093, Dr: 21.731
YPbPr
Y: 104.620, Pb: -56.360, Pr: -12.434
xvYCC
Y: 105.850, Cb: 78.492, Cr: 117.078
YIQ
Y: 96.442, I: 17.427, Q: -45.260
YUV
Y: 96.442, U: -47.458, V: -10.039
Munsell Color System
7.5GY 5/10 ΔE = 4.400
Brand Color
Zootool ΔE = 6.751

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