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#5b9900 Hex Color Code

#5b9900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #5b9900 is a medium dark shade of green. In the RGB color model #5b9900 is comprised of 35.69% red, 60% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #5b9900 has a hue of 84° (degrees), 100% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 558.68 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#5b9900 linear gradient to complementary #2c0d8c

  1. #5b9900
  2. #618332
  3. #626d49
  4. #5e585c
  5. #56426d
  6. #472a7c
  7. #2c0d8c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #3f7f00
  2. #488700
  3. #529000
  4. #5b9900
  5. #64a212
  6. #6eab1f
  7. #77b42a

Tones

  1. #5b9900
  2. #5b8c1e
  3. #5a7f2c
  4. #597237
  5. #56663f
  6. #525946
  7. #4d4d4d

Tints and Shades

#5b9900 to white

  1. #5b9900
  2. #79aa3c
  3. #95bb64
  4. #b1cc8a
  5. #cbddb0
  6. #e5eed7
  7. #ffffff

#5b9900 to black

  1. #5b9900
  2. #4d7e0b
  3. #3f6410
  4. #314b11
  5. #233310
  6. #171d0a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2277 XGC
      #5d991e
      ΔE = 1.702 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 2277 C
      #55951b
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  2. Resene

    1. Limeade G62-123-120
      #5f9727
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 24.7%

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#5b9900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#5b9900 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #5b9900">…</p>

#5b9900 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #5b9900">…</p>

#5b9900 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #5b9900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6002944
Binary
01011011, 10011001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#5b9900
LRV
≈ 25.0%
Closest short hex
#590 ΔE = 0.989
RGB
rgb(91, 153, 0)
RGBA
rgba(91, 153, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.373, g: 0.627, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.243%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-10774272 / 0xff5b9900
HSL
hsl(84, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(84, 100%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 84° (84.314), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 84.314, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 49.940%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 114.854, S: 99.979, L: 57.081
Cubehelix
H: -281.559, S: 0.991, L: 0.461
TSL
T: 0.461, S: 0.398, L: 0.459
CMYK
cyan: 41% (0.405), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 64% (0.643), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 15.705, Y: 25.006, Z: 3.999
xyY
x: 0.351, y: 0.559, Y: 25.006
CIELab
L: 57.081, a: -40.632, b: 59.521
CIELuv
L: 57.081, u: -31.072, v: 67.080
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.081, C: 72.068, H: 124.320
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.081, C: 73.927, H: 114.854
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.006, a: -31.448, b: 30.263
CIECAM02
J: 45.662, C: 68.120, h: 126.340, Q: 133.134, M: 59.570, s: 66.892, H: 157.796
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.580, jaune: 8.035, green: 5.849
LMS
L: 21.602, M: 31.421, S: 4.320
YCbCr
Y: 116.499, Cb: 70.009, Cr: 111.645
YCgCo
Y: 99.250, Cg: 53.750, Co: 45.500
YDbDr
Y: 117.020, Db: -176.049, Dr: 49.445
YPbPr
Y: 128.778, Pb: -69.370, Pr: -23.962
xvYCC
Y: 126.598, Cb: 67.063, Cr: 106.951
YIQ
Y: 117.020, I: 12.219, Q: -60.714
YUV
Y: 117.020, U: -57.584, V: -22.828
Munsell Color System
7.5GY 6/10 ΔE = 4.081
Brand Color
Evernote ΔE = 4.835

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